Chippewa Falls is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 14,180 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Chippewa Falls is the 60th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chippewa Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chippewa Falls is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chippewa Falls who work in office and administrative support (15.27%), sales jobs (6.15%), and business and financial occupations (5.98%).
Also of interest is that Chippewa Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Chippewa Falls does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Chippewa Falls citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.43% of adults in Chippewa Falls have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Chippewa Falls in 2010 was $23,604, 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 $94,416 for a family of four. However, Chippewa Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Chippewa Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chippewa Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chippewa Falls include German, Norwegian, Irish, French, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Chippewa Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.