Ashley is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 556 people and just one neighborhood, Ashley is the 542nd largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Ashley was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Ashley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ashley is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashley who work in sales jobs (13.40%), office and administrative support (12.89%) and management occupations (9.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Ashley 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. Ashley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ashley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ashley may be for you.
Being a small village, Ashley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.