Pewaukee is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 14,371 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Pewaukee is the 61st largest community in Wisconsin.
Pewaukee real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Pewaukee house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Pewaukee is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pewaukee is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pewaukee who work in management occupations (16.21%), sales jobs (13.25%), and office and administrative support (10.32%).
Also of interest is that Pewaukee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Pewaukee is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Pewaukee really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Pewaukee perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Pewaukee, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Pewaukee is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Pewaukee. 51.71% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pewaukee in 2010 was $43,277, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $173,108 for a family of four.
The people who call Pewaukee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pewaukee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pewaukee include Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pewaukee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.