Germantown, WI
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Living in Germantown

Germantown is a medium-sized village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 20,914 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Germantown is the 39th largest community in Wisconsin.

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

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

A relatively large number of people in Germantown telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.93% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

Being a small village, Germantown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The citizens of Germantown are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.89% of adults in Germantown have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Germantown in 2018 was $45,183, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $180,732 for a family of four.

Germantown is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Germantown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Germantown residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Germantown include German, Polish, Irish, English, and French.

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