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, Gladwin isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gladwin are a mix 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 food service (12.33%), sales jobs (10.94%), and office and administrative support (10.66%).
Being a small city, Gladwin does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Gladwin is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.44% of adults 25 and older in Gladwin have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Gladwin in 2010 was $16,674, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,696 for a family of four. Gladwin also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.83% of its population below the federal poverty line.
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 Spanish and African languages.