Interlochen is a tiny town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 614 people and just one neighborhood, Interlochen is the 537th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Interlochen, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 49.70% of Interlochen’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Interlochen is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Interlochen who work in office and administrative support (16.17%), healthcare (14.97%) and food service (13.77%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Interlochen’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Interlochen has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Interlochen has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Interlochen than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Interlochen may be for you.
One downside of living in Interlochen, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.88 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Interlochen doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.