Quincy is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,640 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Quincy is the 399th largest community in Michigan. Quincy has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Quincy is a blue-collar town, with 37.90% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Quincy is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Quincy who work in sales jobs (11.89%), office and administrative support (11.19%), and personal care services (7.97%).
As is often the case in a small village, Quincy doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Quincy, just 6.15% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Quincy in 2010 was $16,711, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,844 for a family of four. Quincy also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.68% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Quincy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Quincy residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Quincy include English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Quincy is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.