Shawano is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 9,128 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Shawano is the 91st largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some cities, Shawano isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shawano are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shawano is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Shawano who work in office and administrative support (13.42%), sales jobs (13.00%), and management occupations (9.54%).
The percentage of adults in Shawano who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.51% of the adults in Shawano have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Shawano in 2010 was $22,452, 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 $89,808 for a family of four. However, Shawano contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Shawano is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Shawano home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shawano residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Shawano include Irish, Polish, Norwegian, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Shawano is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.