McBain is a tiny city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 666 people and just one neighborhood, McBain is the 528th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in McBain was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
McBain is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, McBain is a city of service providers, professionals and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in McBain who work in farm management occupations (12.41%), healthcare suport services (11.03%) and maintenance occupations (8.97%).
In addition, many people in McBain have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Also of interest is that McBain has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of McBain is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.02 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.
Being a small city, McBain does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.