Marinette is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 10,799 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Marinette is the 79th largest community in Wisconsin. Marinette has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Marinette is a blue-collar town, with 37.35% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Marinette is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marinette who work in office and administrative support (12.37%), sales jobs (9.14%), and food service (7.29%).
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 12.54 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Marinette are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.88% of adults in Marinette have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Marinette in 2010 was $22,141, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,564 for a family of four. However, Marinette contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Marinette home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marinette residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Marinette include Polish, Irish, French , and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Marinette is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.