Crandon is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,863 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Crandon is the 262nd largest community in Wisconsin.
Crandon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Crandon is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crandon who work in office and administrative support (11.44%), management occupations (9.13%), and business and financial occupations (7.63%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Crandon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Crandon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Crandon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Crandon may be for you.
One of the benefits of Crandon is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.13 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of people in Crandon with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.69% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Crandon in 2010 was $19,226, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $76,904 for a family of four.
Crandon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Crandon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crandon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Crandon include Irish, Polish, English, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Crandon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.