Park Falls is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,334 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Park Falls is the 226th largest community in Wisconsin.
Park Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Park Falls is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Park Falls who work in office and administrative support (11.49%), sales jobs (8.84%), and healthcare suport services (8.75%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Park Falls has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Park Falls has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Park Falls than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Park Falls may be for you.
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 13.68 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Park Falls citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.35% of adults 25 and older in Park Falls have a college degree.
The per capita income in Park Falls in 2010 was $23,960, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,840 for a family of four. However, Park Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Park Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Park Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Park Falls include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Park Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.