Perry is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,109 people and just one neighborhood, Perry is the 335th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Perry is a blue-collar town, with 44.06% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Perry is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Perry who work in office and administrative support (10.68%), management occupations (7.74%) and healthcare (7.21%).
A relatively large number of people in Perry telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.91% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Perry, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.90 minutes every day commuting to work.
Perry is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.