Roscommon, MI


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Roscommon is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,061 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Roscommon is the 466th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Roscommon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roscommon is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Roscommon who work in office and administrative support (19.84%), food service (14.68%), and sales jobs (10.32%).

Roscommon is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In Roscommon, just 9.73% 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 Roscommon in 2010 was $12,590, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,360 for a family of four. Roscommon also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 48.06% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Roscommon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roscommon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Roscommon include English, Irish, Italian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Roscommon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Scandinavian languages and Hebrew.