Berrien Springs is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,764 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Berrien Springs is the 381st largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Berrien Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Berrien Springs is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Berrien Springs who work in office and administrative support (17.50%), teaching (13.81%), and healthcare (8.47%).
The citizens of Berrien Springs are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.17% of adults in Berrien Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Berrien Springs in 2010 was $22,075, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,300 for a family of four. However, Berrien Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Berrien Springs is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Berrien Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Berrien Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Berrien Springs include English, Irish, European, and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Berrien Springs's cultural character, accounting for 18.44% of the village’s population.
The most common language spoken in Berrien Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.