Farwell is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 858 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Farwell is the 493rd largest community in Michigan.
Farwell is a blue-collar town, with 39.19% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Farwell is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Farwell who work in sales jobs (12.45%), personal care services (8.42%), and healthcare (7.69%).
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Farwell has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Farwell a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The population of Farwell has a very low overall level of education: only 8.56% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Farwell in 2010 was $14,546, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,184 for a family of four. Farwell also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.95% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Farwell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Farwell residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Farwell include English, Irish, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Farwell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.