Redford is a medium-sized town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 47,389 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Redford is the 32nd largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Redford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Redford is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Redford who work in office and administrative support (16.75%), sales jobs (9.82%), and food service (7.22%).
The education level of Redford citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.80% of adults 25 and older in Redford have a college degree.
The per capita income in Redford in 2010 was $22,886, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,544 for a family of four. However, Redford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Redford is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Redford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Redford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Redford include Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Redford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.