Phillips is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,388 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Phillips is the 290th largest community in Wisconsin.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Phillips is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.21% of the Phillips workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Phillips is a city of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Phillips who work in office and administrative support (10.34%), sales jobs (7.03%), and management occupations (6.76%).
Also of interest is that Phillips has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Phillips spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.91 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, Phillips doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Phillips is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.70% of adults 25 and older in Phillips have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Phillips in 2010 was $24,063, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,252 for a family of four.
The people who call Phillips home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Phillips residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Phillips include Irish, Polish, Czech, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Phillips is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.