Coon Valley is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 779 people and just one neighborhood, Coon Valley is the 387th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coon Valley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coon Valley is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coon Valley who work in healthcare (11.75%), sales jobs (10.79%) and teaching (7.67%).
Of important note, Coon Valley is also a village of artists. Coon Valley has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Coon Valley’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Coon Valley is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Coon Valley really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Coon Valley perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small village, Coon Valley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.