Dorr, MI


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Living in Dorr

Dorr is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 15,238 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dorr is the 81st largest community in Michigan.

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

Dorr is a blue-collar town, with 36.82% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Dorr is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Dorr who work in office and administrative support (12.39%), management occupations (9.35%), and sales jobs (8.39%).

The overall crime rate in Dorr is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Dorr 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. Dorr has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dorr than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dorr may be for you.

The percentage of adults in Dorr with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.47% of adults in Dorr have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dorr in 2010 was $25,829, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,316 for a family of four. However, Dorr contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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