Baldwin is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,159 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Baldwin is the 448th largest community in Michigan.
Baldwin is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Baldwin is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Baldwin who work in sales jobs (17.91%), law enforcement and fire fighting (14.93%), and food service (9.85%).
The village 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, Baldwin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Baldwin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.58 minutes getting to work every day.
Baldwin ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 3.53% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Baldwin in 2010 was $11,972, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $47,888 for a family of four. Baldwin also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 54.72% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Baldwin is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Baldwin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Baldwin residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Baldwin include English, Irish, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Baldwin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.