Whitmore Lake is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,694 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Whitmore Lake is the 165th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Whitmore Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Whitmore Lake is a town of service providers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Whitmore Lake who work in healthcare (10.32%), office and administrative support (9.03%), and management occupations (8.89%).
Also of interest is that Whitmore 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 town, Whitmore Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Whitmore Lake citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.27% of adults in Whitmore Lake have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Whitmore Lake in 2018 was $37,482, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,928 for a family of four. However, Whitmore Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Whitmore Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Whitmore Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Whitmore Lake include German, English, Polish, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Whitmore Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.