Fair Haven is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,094 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fair Haven is the 191st largest community in Michigan.
Fair Haven is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fair Haven is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fair Haven who work in office and administrative support (13.23%), food service (10.91%), and sales jobs (9.10%).
Also of interest is that Fair Haven has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Fair Haven is worth considering.
In Fair Haven, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.60 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Fair Haven is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Fair Haven citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.09% of adults 25 and older in Fair Haven have a college degree.
The per capita income in Fair Haven in 2010 was $29,167, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,668 for a family of four. However, Fair Haven contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Fair Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fair Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fair Haven include German, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Fair Haven is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.