Holt is a medium-sized town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 24,316 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Holt is the 57th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Holt is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Holt is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holt who work in office and administrative support (13.52%), management occupations (11.19%), and business and financial occupations (7.69%).
Also of interest is that Holt has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Holt citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.27% of adults in Holt have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Holt in 2010 was $29,794, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,176 for a family of four. However, Holt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Holt is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Holt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Holt include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Holt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Polish.