Edgerton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 5,532 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Edgerton is the 136th largest community in Wisconsin. Edgerton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Edgerton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Edgerton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgerton who work in office and administrative support (15.78%), sales jobs (10.38%), and management occupations (10.38%).
Edgerton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Edgerton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.85% of adults 25 and older in Edgerton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Edgerton in 2010 was $26,796, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,184 for a family of four. However, Edgerton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Edgerton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edgerton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Edgerton include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Edgerton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.