De Pere is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 25,410 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, De Pere is the 32nd largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, De Pere is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, De Pere is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in De Pere who work in office and administrative support (11.41%), sales jobs (10.51%), and management occupations (9.18%).
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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of De Pere spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.25 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The citizens of De Pere are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.32% of adults in De Pere have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in De Pere in 2018 was $33,949, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,796 for a family of four. However, De Pere contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in De Pere include German, Polish, Irish, Belgian, and English.
The most common language spoken in De Pere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.