Muskego, WI

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Living in Muskego

Muskego is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 25,127 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Muskego is the 33rd largest community in Wisconsin.

Muskego real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Muskego house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Muskego is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Muskego is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muskego who work in management occupations (14.25%), office and administrative support (11.66%), and sales jobs (10.86%).

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

Muskego 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 city’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, Muskego’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The education level of Muskego citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.80% of adults in Muskego have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Muskego in 2018 was $42,702, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $170,808 for a family of four.

The people who call Muskego home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Muskego residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Muskego include German, Polish, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Muskego is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.