Chesaning is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,238 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chesaning who work in office and administrative support (14.11%), sales jobs (9.65%), and management occupations (8.14%).
Because of many things, Chesaning is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Chesaning a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Chesaning has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Chesaning’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Chesaning is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Chesaning, the average commute to work is 31.00 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Chesaning is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.33% of adults 25 and older in Chesaning have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chesaning in 2018 was $27,566, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,264 for a family of four. However, Chesaning contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 German, English, Irish, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Chesaning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.