Grand Haven is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 11,062 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Grand Haven is the 109th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Grand Haven is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grand Haven is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Haven who work in office and administrative support (15.18%), sales jobs (10.73%), and management occupations (9.53%).
Also of interest is that Grand Haven has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Grand Haven citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.32% of adults in Grand Haven have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grand Haven in 2010 was $30,277, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,108 for a family of four. However, Grand Haven contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grand Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grand Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Grand Haven include Dutch, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Grand Haven is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.