Grayling is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,844 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Grayling is the 369th largest community in Michigan.
Grayling is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grayling is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grayling who work in sales jobs (16.11%), food service (12.92%), and office and administrative support (12.31%).
One of the benefits of Grayling is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.01 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
In Grayling, just 10.47% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Grayling in 2010 was $18,562, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,248 for a family of four.
The people who call Grayling home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grayling residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grayling include Irish, English, French , and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Grayling is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.