Village of Clarkston, MI


Most expensive Village of Clarkston neighborhoods

Village of Clarkston profile

Living in Village of Clarkston

Village of Clarkston is a tiny city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 894 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Village of Clarkston is the 488th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Village of Clarkston was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Village of Clarkston home prices are not only among the most expensive in Michigan, but Village of Clarkston real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Village of Clarkston is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.55% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Village of Clarkston is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Village of Clarkston who work in teaching (14.41%), management occupations (12.99%), and healthcare (12.71%).

Of important note, Village of Clarkston is also a city of artists. Village of Clarkston has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Village of Clarkston’s character.

Overall, Village of Clarkston’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

As is often the case in a small city, Village of Clarkston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Village of Clarkston. 55.29% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Village of Clarkston in 2010 was $40,472, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,888 for a family of four. However, Village of Clarkston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Village of Clarkston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Village of Clarkston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Village of Clarkston include Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Village of Clarkston is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Italian.