Saline is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 8,961 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Saline is the 130th largest community in Michigan.
Saline real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Saline house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.16% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Saline is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Saline’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Saline is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Saline. 54.74% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Saline in 2018 was $43,363, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $173,452 for a family of four. However, Saline contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Saline is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Saline home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saline residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Saline include German, English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Saline is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Vietnamese.