Chesaning is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,288 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chesaning is the 319th largest community in Michigan.
Chesaning is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Chesaning is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chesaning who work in office and administrative support (14.57%), sales jobs (9.99%), and food service (9.99%).
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Chesaning 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. Chesaning has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Chesaning than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Chesaning may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Chesaning doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Chesaning rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.23% of adults 25 and older in Chesaning 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 Chesaning in 2010 was $21,178, which is middle income relative to Michigan, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,712 for a family of four.
The people who call Chesaning home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chesaning residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chesaning include Irish, English, Czech, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Chesaning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.