Munising is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,288 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Munising is the 324th largest community in Michigan.
Munising is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Munising is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Munising who work in management occupations (17.77%), office and administrative support (14.56%), and maintenance occupations (9.42%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Munising has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Munising has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Munising than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Munising may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Munising spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.18 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, Munising is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.83% of adults 25 and older in Munising have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Munising in 2010 was $21,656, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,624 for a family of four.
The people who call Munising home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Munising residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Munising include French , Finnish, French Canadian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Munising is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Tagalog.