Menomonee Falls, WI

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Living in Menomonee Falls

Menomonee Falls is a medium-sized village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 38,527 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Menomonee Falls is the 19th largest community in Wisconsin.

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

Unlike some villages, Menomonee Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Menomonee Falls are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Menomonee Falls is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Menomonee Falls who work in sales jobs (12.58%), management occupations (12.49%), and office and administrative support (10.54%).

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

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.27% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.

Because of many things, Menomonee Falls is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Menomonee Falls 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Menomonee Falls has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Menomonee Falls’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The citizens of Menomonee Falls are among the most well-educated in the nation: 45.21% of adults in Menomonee Falls 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 Menomonee Falls in 2018 was $48,101, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $192,404 for a family of four.

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

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