Farmington Hills is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 81,330 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, Farmington Hills is the 14th largest community in Michigan.
Farmington Hills real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Farmington Hills house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Farmington Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Farmington Hills is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmington Hills who work in management occupations (12.59%), sales jobs (12.43%), and office and administrative support (11.74%).
Also of interest is that Farmington Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
If knowledge is power, Farmington Hills is a pretty powerful place. 53.28% of the adults in Farmington Hills have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Farmington Hills in 2010 was $40,579, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $162,316 for a family of four. However, Farmington Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Farmington Hills is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Farmington Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Farmington Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Farmington Hills include Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.
In addition, Farmington Hills has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.26%).
The most common language spoken in Farmington Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Arabic.