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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Whitmore Lake who work in office and administrative support (18.75%), management occupations (11.84%), and sales jobs (10.30%).
Whitmore Lake is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Whitmore Lake citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.41% of adults in Whitmore Lake have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Whitmore Lake in 2010 was $29,639, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,556 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 Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Whitmore Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.