Gowen is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,490 people and just one neighborhood, Gowen is the 318th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Gowen isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gowen are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gowen is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Gowen who work in office and administrative support (12.66%), healthcare (9.28%) and management occupations (8.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Gowen is worth considering.
In Gowen, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.82 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Gowen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.