Grass Lake is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,145 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Grass Lake is the 457th largest community in Michigan. Grass Lake has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Grass Lake real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Grass Lake house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Grass Lake isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grass Lake are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grass Lake is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Grass Lake who work in management occupations (13.51%), office and administrative support (12.88%), and sales jobs (10.17%).
Also of interest is that Grass Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small village, Grass Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Grass Lake overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Grass Lake, 24.70% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grass Lake in 2018 was $30,719, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $122,876 for a family of four. However, Grass Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grass Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grass Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Grass Lake include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Grass Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.