Holly, MI

Holly profile

Living in Holly

Holly is a somewhat small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,149 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 (15.85%), management occupations (12.79%), and sales jobs (9.32%).

Also of interest is that Holly has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

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 32.45 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 better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.78% of adults in Holly having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Holly in 2018 was $30,164, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $120,656 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 German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Holly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.