Cedarburg, WI
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Cedarburg profile

Living in Cedarburg

Cedarburg is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 12,400 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Cedarburg is the 78th largest community in Wisconsin.

Cedarburg real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Cedarburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Cedarburg is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.71% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cedarburg is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cedarburg who work in management occupations (15.27%), sales jobs (10.97%), and healthcare (9.87%).

Of important note, Cedarburg is also a city of artists. Cedarburg has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Cedarburg’s character.

Also of interest is that Cedarburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Cedarburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cedarburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cedarburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cedarburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Cedarburg is a pretty powerful place. 58.78% of the adults in Cedarburg have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Cedarburg in 2018 was $45,680, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $182,720 for a family of four.

The people who call Cedarburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cedarburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cedarburg include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Cedarburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.