Plymouth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,138 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Plymouth is the 126th largest community in Michigan.
Plymouth home prices are not only among the most expensive in Michigan, but Plymouth real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Plymouth is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.06% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Plymouth is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plymouth who work in management occupations (16.51%), sales jobs (10.20%), and business and financial occupations (8.97%).
Also of interest is that Plymouth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Plymouth telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.46% 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.
If knowledge is power, Plymouth is a pretty powerful place. 57.72% of the adults in Plymouth have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Plymouth in 2010 was $50,683, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $202,732 for a family of four.
The people who call Plymouth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Plymouth residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Plymouth include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Plymouth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Spanish.