Presque Isle Harbor is a tiny town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 585 people and just one neighborhood, Presque Isle Harbor is the 535th largest community in Michigan.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Presque Isle Harbor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Presque Isle Harbor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Presque Isle Harbor is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Presque Isle Harbor who work in management occupations (15.61%), office and administrative support (9.76%) and architecture and engineering (9.76%).
Also of interest is that Presque Isle Harbor has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Presque Isle Harbor is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
Because of many things, Presque Isle Harbor is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Presque Isle Harbor 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Presque Isle Harbor has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Presque Isle Harbor’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Presque Isle Harbor is worth considering.
One downside of living in Presque Isle Harbor is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Presque Isle Harbor, the average commute to work is 31.16 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Presque Isle Harbor is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.