Gladwin is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,880 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Gladwin is the 288th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gladwin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gladwin is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gladwin who work in sales jobs (12.15%), food service (11.09%), and office and administrative support (10.32%).
Being a small city, Gladwin does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Gladwin who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.66% of the adults in Gladwin have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Gladwin in 2010 was $16,489, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,956 for a family of four.
The people who call Gladwin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gladwin residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Gladwin include English, Irish, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Gladwin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Thai and Spanish.