Montello is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,456 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Montello is the 287th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Montello is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Montello is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Montello who work in teaching (9.91%), food service (9.76%), and sales jobs (8.28%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Montello has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Montello a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Montello is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Montello is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.80% of adults 25 and older in Montello have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Montello in 2010 was $22,033, 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 $88,132 for a family of four.
The people who call Montello home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Montello residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Montello include Irish, Polish, Norwegian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Montello is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.