Lac La Belle is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 293 people and just one neighborhood, Lac La Belle is the 468th largest community in Wisconsin.
Real Estate Prices
Lac La Belle home prices are not only among the most expensive in Wisconsin, but Lac La Belle real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Lac La Belle is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 90.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lac La Belle is a village of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lac La Belle who work in management occupations (22.76%), office and administrative support (14.48%) and sales jobs (13.79%).
Of important note, Lac La Belle is also a village of artists. Lac La Belle has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lac La Belle’s character.
Also of interest is that Lac La Belle has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.34% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Lac La Belle is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Lac La Belle is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Lac La Belle a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Lac La Belle has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Lac La Belle’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Lac La Belle is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lac La Belle, the average commute to work is 32.33 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.