Grand Ledge is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 7,789 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Grand Ledge is the 148th largest community in Michigan.
Grand Ledge is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grand Ledge is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Ledge who work in office and administrative support (19.36%), teaching (8.28%), and sales jobs (8.10%).
Also of interest is that Grand Ledge has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Grand Ledge is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Grand Ledge citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.30% of adults in Grand Ledge have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grand Ledge in 2010 was $27,972, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $111,888 for a family of four. However, Grand Ledge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grand Ledge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grand Ledge residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Grand Ledge include English, Irish, Dutch, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Grand Ledge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.