Kimberly is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 6,803 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Kimberly is the 123rd largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Kimberly is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kimberly is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kimberly who work in office and administrative support (10.52%), sales jobs (9.84%), and business and financial occupations (9.23%).
Also of interest is that Kimberly has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Kimberly is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Kimberly’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In terms of college education, Kimberly is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.93% of adults in Kimberly have a college degree.
The per capita income in Kimberly in 2010 was $29,685, 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 $118,740 for a family of four. However, Kimberly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Kimberly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kimberly residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Kimberly include German, Dutch, Irish, Polish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Kimberly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.