St. Charles is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,958 people and two constituent neighborhoods, St. Charles is the 349th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Charles is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Charles is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Charles who work in sales jobs (14.49%), office and administrative support (13.66%), and food service (9.66%).
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) St. Charles 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. St. Charles has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in St. Charles than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, St. Charles may be for you.
St. Charles 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 St. Charles, just 11.67% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in St. Charles in 2010 was $21,820, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,280 for a family of four. However, St. Charles contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call St. Charles home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Charles residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in St. Charles include Polish, English, Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in St. Charles is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.