Goodrich is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,022 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Goodrich is the 348th largest community in Michigan.
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 sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Goodrich who work in sales jobs (16.25%), management occupations (13.07%), and office and administrative support (8.48%).
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.
Goodrich is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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 31.93 minutes, which is quite a bit 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.
In terms of college education, Goodrich is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.22% of adults in Goodrich have a college degree.
The per capita income in Goodrich in 2018 was $38,683, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,732 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 Italian and Polish.