Hartland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 8,761 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 managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartland who work in management occupations (14.98%), office and administrative support (11.57%), and sales jobs (8.77%).
Also of interest is that Hartland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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!) Hartland 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. Hartland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hartland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hartland may be for you.
One downside of living in Hartland is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hartland, the average commute to work is 34.03 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Hartland are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.61% of adults in Hartland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hartland in 2010 was $35,530, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,120 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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Hartland include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hartland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.