Metamora is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 566 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Metamora is the 541st largest community in Michigan.
Metamora real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Metamora house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Metamora isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Metamora are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Metamora is a village of service providers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Metamora who work in management occupations (15.21%), sales jobs (8.75%), and office and administrative support (7.22%).
In addition, Metamora is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Metamora 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, Metamora’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Metamora, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Metamora citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.26% of adults in Metamora have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Metamora in 2010 was $23,149, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,596 for a family of four. However, Metamora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Metamora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Metamora residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Metamora include Irish, Polish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Metamora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.