Carleton is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,338 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Carleton is the 327th largest community in Michigan.
Carleton real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Carleton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Carleton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Carleton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Carleton is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carleton who work in office and administrative support (11.42%), management occupations (10.19%), and sales jobs (8.40%).
Also of interest is that Carleton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small village, Carleton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Carleton rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.21% of adults 25 and older in Carleton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Carleton in 2010 was $24,282, 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 $97,128 for a family of four. However, Carleton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Carleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Carleton include Polish, Irish, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Carleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hindi and French.