Crivitz is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 965 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Crivitz is the 353rd largest community in Wisconsin.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Crivitz is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.38% of the Crivitz workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Crivitz is a village of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crivitz who work in office and administrative support (10.02%), management occupations (8.79%), and food service (7.16%).
Also of interest is that Crivitz has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.38% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Crivitz 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. Crivitz has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Crivitz than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Crivitz may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Crivitz doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Crivitz, just 8.17% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Crivitz in 2010 was $21,255, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,020 for a family of four.
The people who call Crivitz home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crivitz residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Crivitz include Polish, Irish, French Canadian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Crivitz is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.