Elcho is a tiny town located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 332 people and just one neighborhood, Elcho is the 465th largest community in Wisconsin. Much of the housing stock in Elcho was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Elcho is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.36% of the Elcho workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Elcho is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Elcho who work in sales jobs (11.32%), healthcare (10.69%) and office and administrative support (10.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Elcho has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Elcho has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Elcho than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Elcho may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Elcho doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.