Sturgeon Bay is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 8,956 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Sturgeon Bay is the 94th largest community in Wisconsin.
Sturgeon Bay is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sturgeon Bay is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sturgeon Bay who work in office and administrative support (13.61%), management occupations (12.15%), and sales jobs (11.61%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Sturgeon Bay is worth considering.
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 16.94 minutes getting to work every day.
The overall education level of Sturgeon Bay is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.63% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Sturgeon Bay in 2010 was $25,558, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,232 for a family of four. However, Sturgeon Bay contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Sturgeon Bay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sturgeon Bay residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sturgeon Bay include Belgian, Irish, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Sturgeon Bay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.