Muskego, WI

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Living in Muskego

Muskego is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 25,127 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Muskego is the 33rd largest community in Wisconsin.

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

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Muskego is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Muskego is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muskego who work in management occupations (14.25%), office and administrative support (11.66%), and sales jobs (10.86%).

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

Because of many things, Muskego is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Muskego a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Muskego has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Muskego’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The population of Muskego is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.80% of adults in Muskego have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Muskego in 2018 was $42,702, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $170,808 for a family of four.

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

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