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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Redford who work in office and administrative support (17.28%), sales jobs (9.77%), and food service (7.04%).
Also of interest is that Redford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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. 18.90% of adults 25 and older in Redford have a college degree.
The per capita income in Redford in 2010 was $22,857, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,428 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 Other Indo-European.