Middleton is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 18,979 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Middleton is the 44th largest community in Wisconsin.
Middleton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Wisconsin, but Middleton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Middleton is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.76% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Middleton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Middleton who work in office and administrative support (12.41%), management occupations (11.64%), and healthcare (10.10%).
Also of interest is that Middleton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Middleton is also a city of artists. Middleton has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Middleton’s character.
Even though Middleton is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Middleton. 55.96% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Middleton in 2010 was $41,470, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $165,880 for a family of four. However, Middleton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Middleton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Middleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Middleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Middleton include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Middleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.