Eastpointe is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 32,657 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Eastpointe is the 41st largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Eastpointe is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eastpointe is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eastpointe who work in office and administrative support (18.70%), sales jobs (10.78%), and food service (6.66%).
The percentage of adults in Eastpointe with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.36% of adults in Eastpointe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Eastpointe in 2010 was $19,090, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,360 for a family of four. However, Eastpointe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Eastpointe is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eastpointe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eastpointe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eastpointe include Polish, Italian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Eastpointe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.