Birch Run is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,479 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Birch Run is the 407th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages, Birch Run isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Birch Run are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Birch Run is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Birch Run who work in sales jobs (21.45%), office and administrative support (10.31%), and food service (8.77%).
As is often the case in a small village, Birch Run doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Birch Run with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.91% of adults in Birch Run have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Birch Run in 2010 was $24,193, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,772 for a family of four. However, Birch Run contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Birch Run home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Birch Run residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Birch Run include Irish, Polish, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Birch Run is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.