Leonard is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 409 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Leonard is the 576th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Leonard was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
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.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Leonard is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.35% of the Leonard workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Leonard is a village of professionals, construction workers and builders, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leonard who work in healthcare (7.06%), teaching (7.06%), and office and administrative support (6.47%).
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.
Being a small village, Leonard does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Leonard citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.55% of adults in Leonard have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Leonard in 2018 was $36,913, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,652 for a family of four.
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 German, Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Leonard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.