Antigo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,869 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Antigo is the 104th largest community in Wisconsin. Antigo has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Antigo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Antigo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Antigo who work in office and administrative support (14.15%), sales jobs (11.88%), and food service (11.08%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Antigo spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.18 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The percentage of people in Antigo with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.08% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Antigo in 2010 was $19,041, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $76,164 for a family of four.
The people who call Antigo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Antigo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Antigo include Irish, Polish, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Antigo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.