Swartz Creek is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,501 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Swartz Creek is the 178th largest community in Michigan.
Swartz Creek is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Swartz Creek is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Swartz Creek who work in office and administrative support (12.10%), sales jobs (11.39%), and management occupations (9.93%).
The percentage of adults in Swartz Creek who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.29% of the adults in Swartz Creek have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Swartz Creek in 2018 was $31,310, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,240 for a family of four. However, Swartz Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Swartz Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Swartz Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Swartz Creek include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Swartz Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.