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 a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Leonard real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Leonard house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Leonard is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Leonard is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Leonard who work in office and administrative support (11.11%), management occupations (9.52%), and healthcare (7.94%).
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.
Because of many things, Leonard is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Leonard a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Leonard has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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 citizens of Leonard are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.61% of adults in Leonard having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Leonard in 2010 was $27,303, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,212 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, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Leonard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.