Dearborn is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 95,171 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Dearborn is the eighth largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dearborn is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dearborn is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dearborn who work in office and administrative support (12.85%), sales jobs (11.82%), and management occupations (7.58%).
Also of interest is that Dearborn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Dearborn citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.19% of adults in Dearborn have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Dearborn in 2010 was $21,311, 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 $85,244 for a family of four. However, Dearborn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dearborn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dearborn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dearborn include Other Arab, Polish, German, and Irish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Dearborn's cultural character, accounting for 26.54% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Dearborn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.