Lake Leelanau is a tiny town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 255 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Leelanau is the 605th largest community in Michigan.
Real Estate Prices
Lake Leelanau real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Lake Leelanau house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lake Leelanau is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Leelanau is a town of sales and office workers, managers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Leelanau who work in sales jobs (25.00%), business and financial occupations (12.96%) and office and administrative support (12.96%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Lake Leelanau is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.33 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Lake Leelanau is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.