Au Gres is a tiny city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 863 people and just one neighborhood, Au Gres is the 486th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Au Gres is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Au Gres is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Au Gres who work in office and administrative support (15.74%), personal care services (11.06%) and management occupations (10.64%).
A relatively large number of people in Au Gres telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.91% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Au Gres has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Au Gres a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.