Bancroft is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 526 people and just one neighborhood, Bancroft is the 549th largest community in Michigan. Bancroft has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Bancroft is a blue-collar town, with 38.94% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Bancroft is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bancroft who work in office and administrative support (15.49%), sales jobs (10.62%) and healthcare suport services (5.75%).
Also of interest is that Bancroft has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Bancroft’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
In Bancroft, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.31 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Bancroft does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.