Northville, MI
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Living in Northville


Northville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,958 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Northville is the 173rd largest community in Michigan.

Northville real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Northville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Northville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.32% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Northville is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Northville who work in management occupations (17.20%), business and financial occupations (10.46%), and sales jobs (10.20%).

Also of interest is that Northville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In addition, Northville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Northville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Northville 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, Northville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Northville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

As is often the case in a small city, Northville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

If knowledge is power, Northville is a pretty powerful place. 65.87% of the adults in Northville have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Northville in 2018 was $72,286, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $289,144 for a family of four.

The people who call Northville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Northville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Northville include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Northville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Polish.