Cheboygan is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,733 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Cheboygan is the 204th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cheboygan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cheboygan is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Cheboygan who work in sales jobs (21.06%), office and administrative support (13.30%), and food service (7.70%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cheboygan has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cheboygan a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The percentage of adults in Cheboygan with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.40% of adults in Cheboygan have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cheboygan in 2010 was $15,449, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,796 for a family of four. Cheboygan also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.88% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Cheboygan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cheboygan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cheboygan include Irish, French , English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Cheboygan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.