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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Richland Center is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (11.21%), management occupations (10.27%), and sales jobs (8.77%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Richland Center spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.05 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Richland Center is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Richland Center is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.23% of adults 25 and older in Richland Center have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Richland Center in 2010 was $21,622, 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 $86,488 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.