Superior, WI

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Superior profile

Living in Superior

Superior is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 26,101 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Superior is the 27th largest community in Wisconsin.

Superior is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Superior is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Superior who work in office and administrative support (12.45%), sales jobs (9.44%), and management occupations (7.60%).

The education level of Superior citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.50% of adults in Superior have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Superior in 2010 was $27,894, 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 $111,576 for a family of four. However, Superior contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Superior home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Superior residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Superior include German, Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Superior is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.