Manitowoc, WI


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Manitowoc is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 33,010 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Manitowoc is the 24th largest community in Wisconsin.

Manitowoc is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Manitowoc is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manitowoc who work in office and administrative support (13.81%), sales jobs (8.55%), and food service (6.11%).

One of the benefits of Manitowoc is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.44 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The education level of Manitowoc citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.78% of adults in Manitowoc have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Manitowoc in 2010 was $25,249, 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 $100,996 for a family of four. However, Manitowoc contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Manitowoc home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manitowoc residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Manitowoc include Polish, Irish, French , and Czech.

The most common language spoken in Manitowoc is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Spanish.