Granton is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 347 people and just one neighborhood, Granton is the 462nd largest community in Wisconsin. Granton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Granton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.64% of the Granton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Granton is a village of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Granton who work in office and administrative support (14.79%), healthcare suport services (8.88%) and management occupations (7.69%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Granton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Granton 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. Granton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Granton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Granton may be for you.
Being a small village, Granton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.