Fond du Lac, WI

Fond du Lac profile

Living in Fond du Lac

Fond du Lac is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 43,263 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Fond du Lac is the 15th largest community in Wisconsin.

Fond du Lac is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fond du Lac is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fond du Lac who work in office and administrative support (13.06%), sales jobs (7.11%), and management occupations (6.80%).

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 17.97 minutes getting to work every day.

The education level of Fond du Lac citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.96% of adults in Fond du Lac have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fond du Lac in 2018 was $28,311, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,244 for a family of four. However, Fond du Lac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fond du Lac is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fond du Lac home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fond du Lac residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fond du Lac include German, Irish, Polish, French, and English.

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