Wyandotte is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 25,156 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Wyandotte is the 51st largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wyandotte is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wyandotte is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wyandotte who work in office and administrative support (14.35%), sales jobs (10.08%), and healthcare (7.27%).
The percentage of adults in Wyandotte with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.48% of adults in Wyandotte have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wyandotte in 2010 was $26,560, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,240 for a family of four. However, Wyandotte contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Wyandotte home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wyandotte residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wyandotte include Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Wyandotte is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.