Suttons Bay is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 626 people and just one neighborhood, Suttons Bay is the 532nd largest community in Michigan.
Real Estate Prices
Suttons Bay real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Suttons Bay house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Suttons Bay is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Suttons Bay is a village of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Suttons Bay who work in management occupations (21.50%), office and administrative support (11.00%) and teaching (10.50%).
Of important note, Suttons Bay is also a village of artists. Suttons Bay has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Suttons Bay’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Suttons Bay is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the village’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
Being a small village, Suttons Bay does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.