DeWitt, MI

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Living in DeWitt

DeWitt is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,808 people and four constituent neighborhoods, DeWitt is the 216th largest community in Michigan.

DeWitt real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although DeWitt house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

DeWitt is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, DeWitt is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in DeWitt who work in management occupations (11.96%), office and administrative support (11.70%), and sales jobs (10.46%).

Also of interest is that DeWitt has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, DeWitt is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, DeWitt really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is DeWitt perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The education level of DeWitt ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in DeWitt, 44.09% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in DeWitt in 2018 was $41,797, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,188 for a family of four.

The people who call DeWitt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of DeWitt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in DeWitt include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.

The most common language spoken in DeWitt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.