Richland Center is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 5,013 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Richland Center is the 139th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities, Richland Center isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Richland Center are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richland Center is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Richland Center who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), management occupations (9.96%), and sales jobs (8.02%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.43 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Richland Center doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Richland Center citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.24% of adults 25 and older in Richland Center have a college degree.
The per capita income in Richland Center in 2010 was $21,787, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,148 for a family of four. However, Richland Center contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Richland Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richland Center residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richland Center include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Richland Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.