Holly, MI


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Living in Holly

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 (15.37%), sales jobs (9.98%), and food service (6.11%).

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.

In Holly, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.41 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small village, Holly doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Holly rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.85% of adults 25 and older in Holly have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Holly in 2010 was $22,743, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,972 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 Italian.

The most common language spoken in Holly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.