Delafield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,536 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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (15.71%), management occupations (12.64%), and office and administrative support (9.49%).
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.
A relatively large number of people in Delafield telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.23% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
As is often the case in a small city, Delafield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Delafield. 52.21% 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 $58,566, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $234,264 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, Polish, English, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Delafield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.