Gwinn is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,938 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Gwinn is the 363rd largest community in Michigan.
Gwinn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gwinn is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Gwinn who work in office and administrative support (10.77%), food service (9.62%), and sales jobs (9.51%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Gwinn has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Gwinn has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Gwinn than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Gwinn may be for you.
Gwinn is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Gwinn, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 0.97% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Gwinn is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Gwinn rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.02% of adults 25 and older in Gwinn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Gwinn in 2010 was $21,713, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,852 for a family of four. However, Gwinn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Gwinn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gwinn residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Gwinn include Finnish, Irish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Gwinn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.