Negaunee is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,582 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Negaunee is the 215th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Negaunee was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Negaunee is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Negaunee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Negaunee who work in office and administrative support (16.89%), management occupations (10.57%), and food service (8.54%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Negaunee is worth considering.
Being a small city, Negaunee does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Negaunee is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.65% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Negaunee in 2010 was $22,845, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,380 for a family of four. However, Negaunee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Negaunee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Negaunee residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Negaunee include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Negaunee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.