Delafield, WI


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Delafield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,180 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Delafield is the 117th 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.

Delafield is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.33% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Delafield is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Delafield who work in management occupations (17.47%), sales jobs (15.51%), and office and administrative support (12.94%).

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.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.00% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Delafield, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Delafield is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.26% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Delafield in 2010 was $47,054, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $188,216 for a family of four.

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 Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Delafield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.