Menominee is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 8,382 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Menominee is the 133rd largest community in Michigan. Menominee has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Menominee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Menominee is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Menominee who work in office and administrative support (11.60%), food service (9.80%), and management occupations (8.77%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Menominee spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.09 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The citizens of Menominee are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.00% of adults in Menominee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Menominee in 2010 was $21,935, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,740 for a family of four.
The people who call Menominee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Menominee residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Menominee include Irish, French , Polish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Menominee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.