Port Washington is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 11,576 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Port Washington is the 77th largest community in Wisconsin.
Port Washington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Port Washington is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Washington who work in office and administrative support (12.82%), management occupations (11.21%), and food service (8.19%).
Also of interest is that Port Washington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Port Washington is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.69% of adults in Port Washington have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Port Washington in 2010 was $30,766, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,064 for a family of four. However, Port Washington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Port Washington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Washington residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Port Washington include Irish, Polish, Norwegian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Port Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.