LIVING IN BLACK RIVER FALLS
Black River Falls is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,503 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Black River Falls is the 171st largest community in Wisconsin.
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 14.35 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Black River Falls doesn’t have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Black River Falls rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.08% of adults 25 and older in Black River Falls have a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Black River Falls in 2010 was $24,952, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,808 for a family of four. However, Black River Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Black River Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Black River Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Black River Falls include German, Norwegian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Black River Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.