Sanford is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 849 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sanford is the 498th largest community in Michigan.
Sanford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sanford is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sanford who work in office and administrative support (20.00%), sales jobs (12.00%), and food service (6.67%).
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sanford has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sanford a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Sanford rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.29% of adults 25 and older in Sanford have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Sanford in 2010 was $22,756, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,024 for a family of four.
The people who call Sanford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sanford residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sanford include Irish, Polish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Sanford is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.