Cottage Grove is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 6,664 people and just one neighborhood, Cottage Grove is the 126th largest community in Wisconsin.
Real Estate Prices
Cottage Grove real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Cottage Grove house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Cottage Grove is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cottage Grove is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cottage Grove who work in office and administrative support (11.70%), sales jobs (11.42%) and management occupations (11.09%).
Also of interest is that Cottage Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Cottage Grove 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, Cottage Grove really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Cottage Grove 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.
Cottage Grove 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.