Kingsford is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,069 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Kingsford is the 194th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Kingsford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kingsford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingsford who work in office and administrative support (14.63%), sales jobs (10.15%), and management occupations (7.23%).
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, Kingsford is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.95 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Kingsford citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.43% of adults 25 and older in Kingsford have a college degree.
The per capita income in Kingsford in 2010 was $23,152, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,608 for a family of four. However, Kingsford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Kingsford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kingsford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Kingsford include Irish, Italian, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Kingsford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Urdu and French.