Casco is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,040 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Casco is the 229th largest community in Michigan.
Casco real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Casco house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Casco is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Casco is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Casco who work in office and administrative support (13.01%), sales jobs (11.59%), and management occupations (9.97%).
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!) Casco 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. Casco has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Casco than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Casco may be for you.
In Casco, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.86 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The citizens of Casco are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.86% of adults in Casco have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Casco in 2010 was $24,781, 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 $99,124 for a family of four. However, Casco contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Casco home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Casco residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Casco include Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Casco is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.