Holly is a somewhat small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,169 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Holly is the 172nd largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Holly is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Holly is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holly who work in office and administrative support (18.25%), sales jobs (11.11%), and food service (5.87%).
Of important note, Holly is also a village of artists. Holly has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Holly’s character.
One downside of living in Holly is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Holly, the average commute to work is 31.88 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Holly does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Holly are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.61% of adults in Holly have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Holly in 2010 was $22,267, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,068 for a family of four. However, Holly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Holly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holly residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Holly include English, Irish, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Holly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.