Hixton is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 422 people and just one neighborhood, Hixton is the 450th largest community in Wisconsin.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hixton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.29% of the Hixton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hixton is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hixton who work in maintenance occupations (10.59%), office and administrative support (10.20%), and sales jobs (10.20%).
Hixton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can’t help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hixton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hixton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hixton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hixton may be for you.
Being a small village, Hixton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.