Owosso, MI

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Living in Owosso

Owosso is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 14,441 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Owosso is the 79th largest community in Michigan.

Owosso is a blue-collar town, with 38.60% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Owosso is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Owosso who work in sales jobs (10.53%), office and administrative support (10.47%), and management occupations (7.19%).

In Owosso, just 12.13% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Owosso in 2018 was $22,947, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,788 for a family of four. However, Owosso contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Owosso home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Owosso residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Owosso include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Owosso is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.