Bad Axe is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,011 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bad Axe is the 277th largest community in Michigan.
Bad Axe is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bad Axe is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bad Axe who work in office and administrative support (18.86%), sales jobs (17.62%), and management occupations (7.57%).
One of the benefits of Bad Axe is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.08 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Bad Axe is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Bad Axe are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.71% of adults in Bad Axe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bad Axe in 2010 was $19,950, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,800 for a family of four. However, Bad Axe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bad Axe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bad Axe residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bad Axe include Polish, English, Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Bad Axe is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Tagalog.