Copper City is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 188 people and just one neighborhood, Copper City is the 616th largest community in Michigan. Copper City has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Copper City is a blue-collar town, with 52.38% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Copper City is a village of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Copper City who work in farm management occupations (11.90%), healthcare suport services (9.52%) and personal care services (7.14%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Copper City work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Copper City is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Copper City 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, Copper City has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Copper City’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small village, Copper City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.