Goodrich is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,848 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.
Goodrich is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (14.93%), sales jobs (10.68%), and office and administrative support (9.87%).
Also of interest is that Goodrich has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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.
In Goodrich, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.27 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Goodrich does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Goodrich are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.58% of adults in Goodrich have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Goodrich in 2010 was $36,401, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $145,604 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 German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Goodrich is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.