Grosse Ile is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 10,137 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grosse Ile is the 111th largest community in Michigan.
Grosse Ile real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Grosse Ile house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Grosse Ile is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.68% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Grosse Ile is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grosse Ile who work in management occupations (15.71%), healthcare (14.04%), and sales jobs (9.68%).
Grosse Ile 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 town’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, Grosse Ile’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 Grosse Ile is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Grosse Ile, the average commute to work is 30.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Grosse Ile are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.41% of adults in Grosse Ile have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grosse Ile in 2018 was $56,177, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $224,708 for a family of four.
The people who call Grosse Ile home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grosse Ile residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Grosse Ile include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Grosse Ile is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.