Walled Lake, MI


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Walled Lake is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 7,110 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Walled Lake is the 159th largest community in Michigan.

Unlike some cities, Walled Lake isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Walled Lake are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walled Lake is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walled Lake who work in office and administrative support (16.18%), management occupations (12.49%), and sales jobs (11.73%).

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.

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

The overall education level of Walled Lake citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.07% of adults in Walled Lake have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Walled Lake in 2010 was $29,183, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,732 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 Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

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