Menomonee Falls is a medium-sized village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 36,119 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Menomonee Falls is the 21st largest community in Wisconsin.
Menomonee Falls real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Menomonee Falls 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, Menomonee Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Menomonee Falls is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Menomonee Falls who work in office and administrative support (16.29%), sales jobs (12.68%), and management occupations (11.06%).
Also of interest is that Menomonee Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Menomonee Falls is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Menomonee Falls really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Menomonee Falls perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The education level of Menomonee Falls ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Menomonee Falls, 40.81% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Menomonee Falls in 2010 was $36,386, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $145,544 for a family of four.
The people who call Menomonee Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Menomonee Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Menomonee Falls include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Menomonee Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.