Smiths Creek is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 9,225 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Smiths Creek is the 125th largest community in Michigan.
Smiths Creek is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Smiths Creek is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Smiths Creek who work in office and administrative support (11.38%), sales jobs (8.68%), and management occupations (7.42%).
Also of interest is that Smiths Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Smiths Creek has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Smiths Creek has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Smiths Creek than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Smiths Creek may be for you.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Smiths Creek rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.51% of adults 25 and older in Smiths Creek 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 Smiths Creek in 2018 was $26,815, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,260 for a family of four. However, Smiths Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Smiths Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Smiths Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Smiths Creek include German, Polish, English, Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Smiths Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Other Indo-European.