Muskego is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 24,755 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 sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muskego who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), sales jobs (12.90%), and management occupations (12.06%).
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.
Because of many things, Muskego 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, Muskego really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Muskego 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.
In terms of college education, Muskego is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.55% of adults in Muskego have a college degree.
The per capita income in Muskego in 2010 was $36,833, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,332 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 Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Muskego is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.