Green Bay, WI

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Living in Green Bay

Green Bay is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 107,395 people and 27 constituent neighborhoods, Green Bay is the third largest community in Wisconsin.

Green Bay is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Green Bay is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Green Bay who work in office and administrative support (10.91%), sales jobs (10.35%), and food service (7.38%).

Also of interest is that Green Bay has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Green Bay are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.39% of adults in Green Bay having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Green Bay in 2018 was $28,092, 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 $112,368 for a family of four. However, Green Bay contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Green Bay is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Green Bay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Green Bay residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Green Bay also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.35% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Green Bay include German, Irish, Polish, Belgian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Green Bay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.