Brokaw is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 253 people and just one neighborhood, Brokaw is the 473rd largest community in Wisconsin. Brokaw has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Brokaw isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brokaw are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brokaw is a village of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brokaw who work in healthcare (12.50%), food service (10.00%) and office and administrative support (10.00%).
Also of interest is that Brokaw has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Brokaw is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.86 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small village, Brokaw doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.