De Tour Village is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 324 people and just one neighborhood, De Tour Village is the 590th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
De Tour Village is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 91.38% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, De Tour Village is a village of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in De Tour Village who work in teaching (24.14%), management occupations (17.24%) and food service (17.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that De Tour Village is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the village’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
De Tour Village 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, De Tour Village’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) De Tour Village has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. De Tour Village has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in De Tour Village than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, De Tour Village may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of De Tour Village spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.73 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.