Kaukauna, WI

Kaukauna profile

Living in Kaukauna

Kaukauna is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 16,270 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Kaukauna is the 51st largest community in Wisconsin.

Kaukauna is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kaukauna is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kaukauna who work in office and administrative support (11.92%), sales jobs (8.00%), and healthcare (7.35%).

In terms of college education, Kaukauna is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.86% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Kaukauna in 2018 was $30,948, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,792 for a family of four. However, Kaukauna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Kaukauna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kaukauna residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Kaukauna include German, Dutch, Irish, Polish, and Norwegian.

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