Plymouth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,168 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 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, Plymouth really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Plymouth 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.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Plymouth, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Plymouth is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.75% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Plymouth in 2010 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.