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.
Berlin is a blue-collar town, with 41.99% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Berlin is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Berlin who work in office and administrative support (14.86%), food service (6.91%), and healthcare (4.97%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Berlin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Berlin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Berlin doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Berlin rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.39% of adults 25 and older in Berlin have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Berlin in 2010 was $22,050, 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 $88,200 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 German.