Bentley is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,565 people and just one neighborhood, Bentley is the 308th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bentley is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.03% of the Bentley workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bentley is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bentley who work in office and administrative support (11.70%), sales jobs (11.70%) and healthcare (7.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Bentley 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. Bentley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bentley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bentley may be for you.
In Bentley, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.34 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.