Stanton is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,414 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Stanton is the 424th largest community in Michigan.
Stanton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Stanton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stanton who work in office and administrative support (13.73%), maintenance occupations (11.07%), and sales jobs (9.02%).
The city 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, Stanton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Stanton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Stanton 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.
In Stanton, just 10.40% 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 Stanton in 2010 was $15,394, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,576 for a family of four. Stanton also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.86% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Stanton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stanton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stanton include Irish, English, Danish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Stanton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.