Hemlock is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,426 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hemlock is the 419th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hemlock is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hemlock is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hemlock who work in sales jobs (18.45%), office and administrative support (10.28%), and healthcare (8.04%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hemlock has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hemlock a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Hemlock does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Hemlock are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.08% of adults in Hemlock have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Hemlock in 2010 was $23,499, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,996 for a family of four. However, Hemlock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hemlock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hemlock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hemlock include Polish, Scottish, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Hemlock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.