Neillsville is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,409 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Neillsville is the 225th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities, Neillsville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Neillsville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Neillsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Neillsville who work in office and administrative support (13.96%), sales jobs (11.01%), and food service (7.77%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Neillsville is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Neillsville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.12 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Neillsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Neillsville is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.66% of adults 25 and older in Neillsville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Neillsville in 2010 was $21,570, 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 $86,280 for a family of four.
The people who call Neillsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Neillsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Neillsville include Irish, Norwegian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Neillsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.