New Baltimore is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 12,117 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, New Baltimore is the 93rd largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in New Baltimore was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local New Baltimore economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in New Baltimore, where the median household income is $77,730.00.
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 professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Baltimore who work in office and administrative support (14.25%), management occupations (10.62%), and sales jobs (9.39%).
Also of interest is that New Baltimore has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, New Baltimore is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, New Baltimore really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is New Baltimore perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in New Baltimore, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.88 minutes every day commuting to work.
The overall education level of New Baltimore is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.32% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in New Baltimore in 2018 was $33,568, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,272 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 German, Polish, Italian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in New Baltimore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.