Allen Park is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 28,237 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Allen Park is the 48th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities, Allen Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Allen Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Allen Park is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Allen Park who work in office and administrative support (12.71%), management occupations (10.75%), and healthcare (9.47%).
Also of interest is that Allen Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Allen Park is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.53% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Allen Park in 2018 was $36,167, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $144,668 for a family of four. However, Allen Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Allen Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Allen Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Allen Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Allen Park include Polish, German, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Allen Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.