Dansville is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 569 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dansville is the 542nd largest community in Michigan. Dansville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Dansville, where the median household income is $70,139.00.
Dansville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dansville is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dansville who work in office and administrative support (12.16%), food service (10.64%), and management occupations (8.21%).
Also of interest is that Dansville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Dansville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Dansville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The population of Dansville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Dansville, 21.89% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dansville in 2018 was $25,160, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $100,640 for a family of four. However, Dansville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dansville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Dansville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dansville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dansville include German, English, Irish, Austrian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Dansville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and German/Yiddish.