Eaton Rapids is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,225 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Eaton Rapids is the 190th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities, Eaton Rapids isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Eaton Rapids are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eaton Rapids is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eaton Rapids who work in office and administrative support (11.19%), healthcare (7.98%), and food service (7.62%).
The percentage of adults in Eaton Rapids with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.92% of adults in Eaton Rapids have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Eaton Rapids in 2010 was $18,468, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,872 for a family of four.
The people who call Eaton Rapids home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eaton Rapids residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eaton Rapids include Irish, English, Scottish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Eaton Rapids is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.