Mount Pleasant, WI

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Living in Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant is a medium-sized village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 26,525 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Mount Pleasant is the 29th largest community in Wisconsin.

Mount Pleasant is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Pleasant is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Pleasant who work in office and administrative support (12.51%), management occupations (12.43%), and sales jobs (8.40%).

Also of interest is that Mount Pleasant has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Mount Pleasant has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Mount Pleasant has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mount Pleasant than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mount Pleasant may be for you.

The citizens of Mount Pleasant are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.29% of adults in Mount Pleasant have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Mount Pleasant in 2010 was $35,976, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $143,904 for a family of four. However, Mount Pleasant contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Mount Pleasant is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Mount Pleasant home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Pleasant residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Pleasant include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, and Danish.

The most common language spoken in Mount Pleasant is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.