Ladysmith is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,188 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ladysmith is the 180th largest community in Wisconsin.
When you are in Ladysmith, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.19% of Ladysmith’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ladysmith is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ladysmith who work in sales jobs (16.89%), office and administrative support (11.66%), and teaching (7.92%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.77 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Ladysmith doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Ladysmith citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.87% of adults 25 and older in Ladysmith have a college degree.
The per capita income in Ladysmith in 2010 was $18,407, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,628 for a family of four.
The people who call Ladysmith home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ladysmith residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ladysmith include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Ladysmith is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.