Colon is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,159 people and just one neighborhood, Colon is the 457th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Colon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.42% of the Colon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Colon is a village of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Colon who work in office and administrative support (15.56%), management occupations (9.13%) and healthcare (7.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village 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, Colon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Colon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.