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Flint, MI
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Flint profile

Living in Flint

Flint is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 79,854 people and 58 associated neighborhoods, Flint is the 15th largest community in Michigan.

Flint has a lot of people who ride the bus to and from work. In fact, for its size, Flint has quite a high level of public transit users. Flint’s need for inexpensive transportation options for its citizens is quite high.

The percentage of people in Flint with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.28% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Flint in 2018 was $20,559, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,236 for a family of four. However, Flint contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Flint also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.31% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Flint is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Flint home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Flint residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Flint include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Flint is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.