Neenah, WI

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Living in Neenah

Neenah is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 26,062 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Neenah is the 30th largest community in Wisconsin.

Unlike some cities, Neenah isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Neenah are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Neenah is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Neenah who work in office and administrative support (15.08%), sales jobs (10.38%), and management occupations (8.47%).

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

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Neenah spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.62 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

The education level of Neenah citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.05% of adults in Neenah have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Neenah in 2010 was $32,908, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $131,632 for a family of four. However, Neenah contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Neenah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.