Birch Run is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,476 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Birch Run is the 407th largest community in Michigan.
Birch Run is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (16.35%), office and administrative support (11.64%), and management occupations (9.51%).
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Birch Run 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. Birch Run has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Birch Run than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Birch Run may be for you.
In terms of college education, Birch Run is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.76% of adults 25 and older in Birch Run have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Birch Run in 2018 was $31,071, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $124,284 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 German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Birch Run is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.