Grand Haven, MI

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Living in Grand Haven

Grand Haven is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 11,047 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Grand Haven is the 109th largest community in Michigan.

Grand Haven real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Grand Haven house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Grand Haven is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grand Haven is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Haven who work in office and administrative support (12.15%), management occupations (10.70%), and sales jobs (8.70%).

Also of interest is that Grand Haven has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Grand Haven are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.87% of adults in Grand Haven have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Grand Haven in 2018 was $35,757, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $143,028 for a family of four. However, Grand Haven contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Grand Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grand Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Grand Haven include German, Dutch, English, Irish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Grand Haven is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.