Delafield, WI

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Living in Delafield

Delafield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,494 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.

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 sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Delafield who work in sales jobs (15.65%), management occupations (13.79%), and office and administrative support (12.07%).

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.

In Delafield, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Delafield is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Delafield. 52.33% 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 2010 was $49,056, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,224 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, Italian, and English.

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