Flat Rock is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,914 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Flat Rock is the 119th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Flat Rock is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Flat Rock is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Flat Rock who work in office and administrative support (11.76%), sales jobs (9.64%), and management occupations (9.60%).
Also of interest is that Flat Rock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Flat Rock citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.61% of adults in Flat Rock have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Flat Rock in 2010 was $26,296, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,184 for a family of four. However, Flat Rock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Flat Rock is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Flat Rock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Flat Rock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Flat Rock include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Flat Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.