Milford is a somewhat small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,472 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Milford is the 171st largest community in Michigan.
Milford real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Milford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Milford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Milford is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milford who work in office and administrative support (12.89%), management occupations (12.59%), and sales jobs (12.20%).
Overall, Milford’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Milford, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.47 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Milford are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.70% of adults in Milford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Milford in 2010 was $37,583, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $150,332 for a family of four. However, Milford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Milford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milford residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Milford include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Milford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.