Paw Paw is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,366 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Paw Paw is the 258th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages, Paw Paw isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Paw Paw are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Paw Paw is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Paw Paw who work in office and administrative support (12.73%), sales jobs (8.77%), and management occupations (7.47%).
The percentage of people in Paw Paw who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.35% of adults in Paw Paw have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Paw Paw in 2018 was $29,252, which is middle income relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,008 for a family of four. However, Paw Paw contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Paw Paw home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Paw Paw residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Paw Paw include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Paw Paw is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.