Oregon is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 10,043 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oregon is the 92nd largest community in Wisconsin.
Oregon real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Oregon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Oregon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oregon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oregon is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oregon who work in office and administrative support (18.37%), management occupations (11.58%), and sales jobs (7.74%).
Also of interest is that Oregon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Oregon is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Oregon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
The education level of Oregon citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.31% of adults in Oregon have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Oregon in 2010 was $34,400, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,600 for a family of four. However, Oregon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Oregon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oregon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oregon include Irish, Norwegian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Oregon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.