Charlotte, MI

Charlotte profile

Living in Charlotte

Charlotte is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,090 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Charlotte is the 127th largest community in Michigan. Charlotte has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Charlotte is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Charlotte is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Charlotte who work in office and administrative support (11.99%), food service (9.83%), and healthcare suport services (6.67%).

Also of interest is that Charlotte has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of adults in Charlotte with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.46% of adults in Charlotte have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Charlotte in 2018 was $26,775, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,100 for a family of four. However, Charlotte contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Charlotte home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Charlotte residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Charlotte include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Charlotte is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.