Wolverine Lake is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,383 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wolverine Lake is the 221st largest community in Michigan.
Wolverine Lake real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Wolverine Lake house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Wolverine Lake is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wolverine Lake is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wolverine Lake who work in sales jobs (13.71%), office and administrative support (13.02%), and management occupations (10.50%).
Also of interest is that Wolverine Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Wolverine Lake is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wolverine Lake a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Wolverine Lake has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wolverine Lake’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small village, Wolverine Lake does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Wolverine Lake who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.64% of adults in Wolverine Lake have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Wolverine Lake in 2010 was $36,000, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,000 for a family of four.
The people who call Wolverine Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wolverine Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Wolverine Lake include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Wolverine Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.