Oconto is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 4,476 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oconto is the 149th largest community in Wisconsin. Oconto has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Oconto is a blue-collar town, with 36.84% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oconto is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Oconto who work in office and administrative support (9.47%), management occupations (8.52%), and food service (7.01%).
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, Oconto has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Oconto a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The citizens of Oconto are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.83% of adults in Oconto have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Oconto in 2010 was $24,207, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,828 for a family of four. However, Oconto contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Oconto home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oconto residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oconto include Polish, Irish, French , and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Oconto is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Korean.