Ithaca is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,849 people and just one neighborhood, Ithaca is the 289th largest community in Michigan. Ithaca has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ithaca is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ithaca is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ithaca who work in office and administrative support (13.31%), maintenance occupations (8.78%) and healthcare suport services (7.90%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ithaca is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Ithaca doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.