Union is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,791 people and just one neighborhood, Union is the 248th largest community in Michigan.
Real Estate Prices
Union real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Union house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Union is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.04% of the Union workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Union is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Union who work in office and administrative support (13.34%), sales jobs (12.98%) and management occupations (11.96%).
Also of interest is that Union has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Union is worth considering.
Being a small town, Union does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.