Freeland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 7,028 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Freeland is the 160th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Freeland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Freeland is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Freeland who work in sales jobs (11.81%), management occupations (9.31%), and teaching (9.25%).
Also of interest is that Freeland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Freeland 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 Freeland citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.87% of adults in Freeland have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Freeland in 2010 was $28,541, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,164 for a family of four.
Freeland is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Freeland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Freeland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Freeland include German, Polish, Irish, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Freeland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.