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, Niagara isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Niagara are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Niagara is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Niagara who work in office and administrative support (22.88%), sales jobs (9.59%), and management occupations (6.03%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Niagara has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Niagara a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Niagara spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.41 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, Niagara doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Niagara rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.26% of adults 25 and older in Niagara have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Niagara in 2010 was $20,927, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,708 for a family of four. However, Niagara contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Native Hawaiian. 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 Russian and French.