Brimley is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,793 people and just one neighborhood, Brimley is the 207th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brimley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brimley is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brimley who work in teaching (12.04%), office and administrative support (11.66%) and food service (9.15%).
Also of interest is that Brimley has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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!) Brimley 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. Brimley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Brimley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Brimley may be for you.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.26 minutes getting to work every day.