Gaines is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 371 people and just one neighborhood, Gaines is the 580th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Gaines isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gaines are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gaines is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Gaines who work in office and administrative support (19.08%), food service (11.56%) and sales jobs (9.83%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Gaines has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gaines a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Gaines, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.54 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Gaines is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.