De Pere, WI

De Pere profile

Living in De Pere

De Pere is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 24,970 people and six constituent neighborhoods, De Pere is the 35th largest community in Wisconsin.

De Pere is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, De Pere is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in De Pere who work in office and administrative support (13.45%), sales jobs (10.05%), and management occupations (9.64%).

Also of interest is that De Pere has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In addition, De Pere is a college town. There are a lot of students in De Pere attending college, and as a result De Pere provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.

The education level of De Pere citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.72% of adults in De Pere have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in De Pere in 2018 was $33,120, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $132,480 for a family of four. However, De Pere contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

De Pere is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call De Pere home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of De Pere residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in De Pere include German, Irish, Belgian, Polish, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in De Pere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.