Goodrich is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,831 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Goodrich is the 372nd largest community in Michigan.
Goodrich real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Goodrich house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Goodrich isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Goodrich are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Goodrich is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Goodrich who work in management occupations (12.29%), office and administrative support (11.77%), and healthcare (9.70%).
Because of many things, Goodrich is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Goodrich a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Goodrich has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Goodrich’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Goodrich is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Goodrich, the average commute to work is 34.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Goodrich doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Goodrich citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.53% of adults in Goodrich have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Goodrich in 2010 was $31,255, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,020 for a family of four. However, Goodrich contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Goodrich home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Goodrich residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Goodrich include English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Goodrich is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.