Ortonville is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,463 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Ortonville is the 421st largest community in Michigan.
Ortonville real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Ortonville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Ortonville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ortonville is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ortonville who work in office and administrative support (13.12%), sales jobs (10.03%), and maintenance occupations (8.80%).
Ortonville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In Ortonville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.58 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Ortonville is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Ortonville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.45% of the adults in Ortonville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ortonville in 2010 was $22,170, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,680 for a family of four. However, Ortonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ortonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ortonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ortonville include English, Irish, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Ortonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.