Redford, MI

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Living in Redford

Redford is a medium-sized town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 46,898 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 (14.16%), sales jobs (8.84%), and management occupations (6.14%).

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 percentage of adults in Redford who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.59% of the adults in Redford have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Redford in 2010 was $25,723, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,892 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 German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Redford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.