Slinger is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 5,992 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Slinger is the 141st largest community in Wisconsin. Slinger has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Slinger, where the median household income is $78,387.00.
Slinger real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Slinger house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Slinger isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Slinger are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Slinger is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Slinger who work in healthcare (11.50%), office and administrative support (9.63%), and management occupations (9.06%).
Also of interest is that Slinger has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Slinger citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.68% of adults in Slinger have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Slinger in 2018 was $39,051, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $156,204 for a family of four. However, Slinger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Slinger home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Slinger residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Slinger include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Slinger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.