Lewiston is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,315 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lewiston is the 427th largest community in Michigan.
Lewiston is a blue-collar town, with 38.44% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lewiston is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewiston who work in office and administrative support (17.20%), sales jobs (8.60%), and personal care services (5.65%).
Another notable thing is that Lewiston is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lewiston has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lewiston a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Lewiston 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.
The citizens of Lewiston have a very low rate of college education: just 8.92% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Lewiston in 2010 was $17,198, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $68,792 for a family of four. However, Lewiston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lewiston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewiston residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lewiston include Irish, English, Polish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Lewiston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.