Hartland is a tiny town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 777 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hartland is the 521st largest community in Michigan.
Hartland real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Hartland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Hartland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hartland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartland is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartland who work in office and administrative support (14.14%), business and financial occupations (13.71%), and food service (10.34%).
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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hartland is worth considering.
In Hartland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.56 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Hartland is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Hartland isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 97.52% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Hartland 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.
If knowledge is power, Hartland is a pretty powerful place. 50.76% of the adults in Hartland have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Hartland in 2018 was $44,802, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,208 for a family of four.
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 Polish, German, Italian, Swedish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Hartland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.