Chesaning is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,255 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chesaning is the 319th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages, Chesaning isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chesaning are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chesaning is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chesaning who work in sales jobs (10.86%), office and administrative support (10.66%), and food service (8.91%).
Being a small village, Chesaning does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Chesaning who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.96% of the adults in Chesaning have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chesaning in 2010 was $22,127, 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 $88,508 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, Irish, Polish, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Chesaning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.