Baraboo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 12,155 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Baraboo is the 69th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities, Baraboo isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Baraboo are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Baraboo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Baraboo who work in sales jobs (17.13%), office and administrative support (11.51%), and food service (10.47%).
The citizens of Baraboo are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.33% of adults in Baraboo having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Baraboo in 2010 was $23,059, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,236 for a family of four. However, Baraboo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Baraboo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Baraboo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Baraboo include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Baraboo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.