Leonard is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 410 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Leonard is the 576th largest community in Michigan. Leonard has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Leonard home prices are not only among the most expensive in Michigan, but Leonard real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some villages, Leonard isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Leonard are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Leonard is a village of professionals, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leonard who work in management occupations (11.45%), healthcare (8.43%), and office and administrative support (7.23%).
Also of interest is that Leonard has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Leonard is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Leonard’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Leonard, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.31 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Leonard does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Leonard is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.99% of adults 25 and older in Leonard have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Leonard in 2010 was $28,048, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,192 for a family of four. However, Leonard contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Leonard home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leonard residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Leonard include English, Irish, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Leonard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.