Montrose is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,554 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Montrose is the 398th largest community in Michigan.
When you are in Montrose, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.28% of Montrose’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Montrose is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montrose who work in office and administrative support (12.39%), sales jobs (12.05%), and food service (6.54%).
The percentage of adults in Montrose with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.90% of adults in Montrose have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Montrose in 2010 was $18,869, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,476 for a family of four.
The people who call Montrose home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Montrose residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Montrose include German, Irish, English, French, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Montrose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.