Sherwood is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 308 people and just one neighborhood, Sherwood is the 594th largest community in Michigan. Sherwood has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Sherwood, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.85% of Sherwood’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Sherwood is a village of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sherwood who work in sales jobs (10.17%), food service (10.17%) and healthcare (6.78%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Sherwood is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Sherwood is worth considering.
In Sherwood, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.39 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Sherwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.