McFarland is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 9,031 people and two constituent neighborhoods, McFarland is the 107th largest community in Wisconsin.
McFarland real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although McFarland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, McFarland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, McFarland is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in McFarland who work in office and administrative support (12.13%), management occupations (11.44%), and sales jobs (10.88%).
Also of interest is that McFarland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, McFarland is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
McFarland is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, McFarland’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
McFarland is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of McFarland are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.01% of adults in McFarland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in McFarland in 2018 was $38,318, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,272 for a family of four.
The people who call McFarland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McFarland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in McFarland include German, Norwegian, English, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in McFarland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.