Fond du Lac, WI
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Fond du Lac profile

Living in Fond du Lac

Fond du Lac is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 44,678 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Fond du Lac is the 15th largest community in Wisconsin.

Fond du Lac is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fond du Lac is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fond du Lac who work in office and administrative support (13.53%), management occupations (7.41%), and sales jobs (6.42%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Fond du Lac spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.25 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

The education level of Fond du Lac citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.14% of adults in Fond du Lac have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fond du Lac in 2018 was $28,555, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,220 for a family of four. However, Fond du Lac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fond du Lac is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fond du Lac home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fond du Lac residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fond du Lac include German, Irish, Polish, English, and French.

The most common language spoken in Fond du Lac is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.