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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Shawano is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (13.14%), sales jobs (11.44%), and management occupations (9.03%).
The education level of Shawano citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.29% of adults 25 and older in Shawano have a college degree.
The per capita income in Shawano in 2010 was $23,352, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,408 for a family of four.
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 English.
The most common language spoken in Shawano is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.