Eagle River is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,363 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Eagle River is the 303rd largest community in Wisconsin.
Eagle River is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.57% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Eagle River is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eagle River who work in sales jobs (17.82%), office and administrative support (17.40%), and food service (16.57%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.91 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Eagle River does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Eagle River citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.02% of adults 25 and older in Eagle River have a college degree.
The per capita income in Eagle River in 2010 was $18,118, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,472 for a family of four. Eagle River also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.99% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Eagle River is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eagle River home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eagle River residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Eagle River include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Eagle River is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.