Hemlock is a very small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,426 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hemlock is the 419th largest community in Michigan.
Hemlock is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hemlock is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hemlock who work in office and administrative support (12.20%), sales jobs (10.50%), and food service (8.37%).
Also of interest is that Hemlock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hemlock has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hemlock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hemlock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hemlock may be for you.
In Hemlock, just 9.69% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hemlock in 2018 was $28,832, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,328 for a family of four. However, Hemlock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hemlock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hemlock residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Hemlock include German, Polish, Scottish, Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Hemlock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.