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.
Whitmore Lake is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Whitmore Lake is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Whitmore Lake who work in sales jobs (10.55%), management occupations (10.26%), and office and administrative support (9.17%).
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 percentage of people in Whitmore Lake who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.27% of adults in Whitmore Lake have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Whitmore Lake in 2010 was $33,737, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,948 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, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Whitmore Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.