De Pere is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 24,724 people and six constituent neighborhoods, De Pere is the 35th 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 sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in De Pere who work in office and administrative support (14.45%), sales jobs (12.23%), and management occupations (8.60%).
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 population of De Pere is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.19% of adults in De Pere have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in De Pere in 2010 was $28,156, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,624 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 Irish, Dutch, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in De Pere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.