Butternut is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 371 people and just one neighborhood, Butternut is the 459th largest community in Wisconsin. Butternut has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Butternut is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 48.75% of the Butternut workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Butternut is a village of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Butternut who work in management occupations (10.62%), office and administrative support (10.00%) and food service (8.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Butternut 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.
The village 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, Butternut has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Butternut a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Butternut is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.