Plymouth, MI

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Living in Plymouth

Plymouth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,154 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 86.59% 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 (15.49%), sales jobs (11.26%), and office and administrative support (8.14%).

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.

Because of many things, Plymouth is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Plymouth a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Plymouth has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Plymouth’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Plymouth is a pretty powerful place. 54.75% 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 2018 was $49,960, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $199,840 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 Polish and Italian.