Niagara is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,587 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Niagara is the 273rd largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Niagara is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Niagara is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Niagara who work in office and administrative support (19.21%), sales jobs (10.55%), and healthcare suport services (6.61%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.96 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Niagara does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Niagara is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.81% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Niagara in 2010 was $19,058, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $76,232 for a family of four.
The people who call Niagara home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Niagara residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Niagara include French , Irish, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Niagara is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Russian.