Elkton is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 784 people and just one neighborhood, Elkton is the 506th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Elkton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Elkton is a village of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkton who work in food service (10.59%), office and administrative support (8.79%) and farm management occupations (8.53%).
In addition, many people in Elkton have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Also of interest is that Elkton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Elkton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.21 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.