Howell, MI

Howell profile

Living in Howell

Howell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 10,068 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Howell is the 117th largest community in Michigan.

Howell is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Howell is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Howell who work in sales jobs (11.28%), management occupations (10.42%), and food service (10.06%).

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

In terms of college education, Howell is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.91% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Howell in 2018 was $32,114, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,456 for a family of four. However, Howell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Howell is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Howell include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

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