Hortonville is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,794 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hortonville is the 211th largest community in Wisconsin.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hortonville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.47% of the Hortonville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hortonville is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hortonville who work in office and administrative support (12.28%), management occupations (9.59%), and sales jobs (9.50%).
Also of interest is that Hortonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hortonville 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, Hortonville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hortonville 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.
In terms of college education, Hortonville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.78% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hortonville in 2010 was $36,634, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $146,536 for a family of four.
The people who call Hortonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hortonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hortonville include German, Irish, Polish, Dutch, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hortonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Spanish.