Howell, MI

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Howell profile

Living in Howell

Howell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,618 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Howell is the 122nd largest community in Michigan.

Howell real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Howell house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Howell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Howell is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Howell who work in sales jobs (12.53%), management occupations (11.48%), and office and administrative support (10.86%).

One downside of living in Howell is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Howell, the average commute to work is 30.56 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Howell citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.98% of adults in Howell have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Howell in 2010 was $34,281, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,124 for a family of four. However, Howell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Howell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Howell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Howell include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

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