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Waterford, WI
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Waterford profile

Living in Waterford

Waterford is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 5,663 people and four associated neighborhoods, Waterford is the 149th largest community in Wisconsin.

Waterford real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Waterford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Waterford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.47% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Waterford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

As is often the case in a small village, Waterford doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Waterford citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.88% of adults in Waterford have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Waterford in 2018 was $42,395, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,580 for a family of four. However, Waterford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

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