Hesperia is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 938 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hesperia is the 478th largest community in Michigan.
When you are in Hesperia, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.94% of Hesperia’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hesperia is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hesperia who work in office and administrative support (15.02%), sales jobs (9.91%), and teaching (6.91%).
In Hesperia, just 10.90% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hesperia in 2010 was $15,141, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,564 for a family of four.
The people who call Hesperia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hesperia residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Hesperia include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Hesperia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.