Nekoosa is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,422 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Nekoosa is the 216th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities, Nekoosa isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nekoosa are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nekoosa is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nekoosa who work in office and administrative support (12.80%), sales jobs (9.92%), and management occupations (8.15%).
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, Nekoosa is worth considering.
Nekoosa is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Nekoosa who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.39% of the adults in Nekoosa have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Nekoosa in 2018 was $29,989, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,956 for a family of four. However, Nekoosa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Nekoosa home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nekoosa residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Nekoosa include German, Polish, Irish, Norwegian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Nekoosa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.