Hartland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,041 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hartland is the 137th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hartland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartland is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartland who work in office and administrative support (12.61%), management occupations (12.48%), and sales jobs (10.15%).
Hartland 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, Hartland’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Hartland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.27 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Hartland doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Hartland citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.79% of adults in Hartland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hartland in 2018 was $39,856, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $159,424 for a family of four. However, Hartland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hartland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hartland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hartland include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hartland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.