Walled Lake, MI

Walled Lake profile

Living in Walled Lake

Walled Lake is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 7,134 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Walled Lake is the 159th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Walled Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walled Lake is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walled Lake who work in office and administrative support (11.59%), management occupations (10.20%), and sales jobs (9.33%).

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

The education level of Walled Lake citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.23% of adults in Walled Lake have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Walled Lake in 2018 was $32,907, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,628 for a family of four. However, Walled Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Walled Lake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Walled Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Walled Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Walled Lake include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

Walled Lake also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.32%.

The most common language spoken in Walled Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Slavic languages.