New Baltimore is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 12,354 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, New Baltimore is the 93rd largest community in Michigan.
New Baltimore real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although New Baltimore house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, New Baltimore is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Baltimore is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Baltimore who work in office and administrative support (16.78%), sales jobs (10.79%), and management occupations (10.01%).
Because of many things, New Baltimore is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making New Baltimore a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, New Baltimore has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, New Baltimore’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in New Baltimore is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In New Baltimore, the average commute to work is 33.49 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The percentage of people in New Baltimore who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.91% of adults in New Baltimore have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in New Baltimore in 2010 was $31,408, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,632 for a family of four. However, New Baltimore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call New Baltimore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Baltimore residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Baltimore include Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in New Baltimore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.