Village of Clarkston, MI

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Living in Village of Clarkston

Village of Clarkston is a tiny city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 924 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Village of Clarkston is the 488th largest community in Michigan.

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.

Unlike some cities, Village of Clarkston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Village of Clarkston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Village of Clarkston is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Village of Clarkston who work in management occupations (11.84%), office and administrative support (11.39%), and sales jobs (10.45%).

Also of interest is that Village of Clarkston has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Village of Clarkston is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Village of Clarkston’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One downside of living in Village of Clarkston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Village of Clarkston, the average commute to work is 30.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Village of Clarkston are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.16% of adults in Village of Clarkston have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Village of Clarkston in 2010 was $41,004, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,016 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Village of Clarkston include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

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