La Farge is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 769 people and just one neighborhood, La Farge is the 390th largest community in Wisconsin. Much of the housing stock in La Farge was built prior to World War II, 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, La Farge is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.69% of the La Farge workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, La Farge is a village of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Farge who work in office and administrative support (17.46%), management occupations (8.17%) and personal care services (6.20%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, La Farge’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, La Farge has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes La Farge a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.