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.
Berrien Springs real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Berrien Springs house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Berrien Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Berrien Springs are a mix 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 (22.06%), teaching (14.59%), and healthcare (8.54%).
Of important note, Berrien Springs is also a village of artists. Berrien Springs has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Berrien Springs’s character.
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 18.94 minutes getting to work every day.
The population of Berrien Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.01% of adults in Berrien Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Berrien Springs in 2010 was $22,543, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,172 for a family of four. However, Berrien Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Berrien Springs is a very 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, Scottish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Berrien Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.