Plum City is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 585 people and just one neighborhood, Plum City is the 414th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Plum City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.49% of the Plum City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Plum City is a village of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plum City who work in office and administrative support (11.07%), management occupations (9.02%) and healthcare (8.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Plum City 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. Plum City has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Plum City than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Plum City may be for you.
One downside of living in Plum City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Plum City, the average commute to work is 31.05 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Plum City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.