Genoa City is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,029 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Genoa City is the 196th largest community in Wisconsin.
Genoa City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Genoa City is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Genoa City who work in office and administrative support (14.08%), management occupations (11.39%), and sales jobs (10.38%).
Because of many things, Genoa City is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Genoa City really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Genoa City perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Genoa City, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.22 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Genoa City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.64% of adults 25 and older in Genoa City have a college degree.
The per capita income in Genoa City in 2010 was $23,638, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,552 for a family of four. However, Genoa City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Genoa City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Genoa City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Genoa City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Genoa City include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Genoa City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.