Port Huron is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 29,330 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Port Huron is the 42nd largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Port Huron is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Huron is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Huron who work in office and administrative support (13.80%), sales jobs (12.16%), and food service (8.63%).
The citizens of Port Huron are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.22% of adults in Port Huron have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Port Huron in 2010 was $18,751, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,004 for a family of four.
Port Huron is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Port Huron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Huron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Port Huron include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Port Huron is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.