Berlin is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 5,420 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Berlin is the 135th largest community in Wisconsin.
When you are in Berlin, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.89% of Berlin’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Berlin is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Berlin who work in office and administrative support (13.35%), food service (7.76%), and sales jobs (5.26%).
Of important note, Berlin is also a city of artists. Berlin has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Berlin’s character.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Berlin is worth considering.
Berlin is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Berlin are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.12% of adults in Berlin have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Berlin in 2010 was $21,196, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,784 for a family of four.
The people who call Berlin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Berlin residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Berlin include Polish, Irish, English, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Berlin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.