Delafield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,185 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Delafield is the 129th largest community in Wisconsin.
Delafield home prices are not only among the most expensive in Wisconsin, but Delafield real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Delafield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Delafield is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delafield who work in sales jobs (16.17%), management occupations (12.88%), and office and administrative support (9.92%).
Also of interest is that Delafield 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: 11.11% 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.
Being a small city, Delafield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Delafield. 52.22% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Delafield in 2018 was $60,512, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $242,048 for a family of four. However, Delafield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Delafield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Delafield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Delafield include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Delafield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.