Pinckney, MI

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Living in Pinckney

Pinckney is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,412 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Pinckney is the 316th largest community in Michigan.

Pinckney is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pinckney is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pinckney who work in office and administrative support (12.73%), sales jobs (11.23%), and management occupations (10.54%).

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

Because of many things, Pinckney is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Pinckney really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Pinckney perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Pinckney is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pinckney, the average commute to work is 36.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Pinckney citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.22% of adults in Pinckney have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Pinckney in 2010 was $39,694, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $158,776 for a family of four.

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

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