Rib Lake is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 900 people and just one neighborhood, Rib Lake is the 364th largest community in Wisconsin. Much of the housing stock in Rib Lake was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Rib Lake, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.15% of Rib Lake’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rib Lake is a village of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rib Lake who work in management occupations (13.95%), healthcare (10.47%) and office and administrative support (9.88%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Rib Lake is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Rib Lake 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. Rib Lake has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Rib Lake than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Rib Lake may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Rib Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.