North Street is a somewhat small town located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 5,498 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Street is the 184th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some towns, North Street isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Street are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Street is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Street who work in office and administrative support (10.86%), teaching (9.20%), and sales jobs (9.00%).
Because of many things, North Street is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making North Street 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, North Street has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, North Street’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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!) North Street 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. North Street has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in North Street than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, North Street may be for you.
The citizens of North Street are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.37% of adults in North Street having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in North Street in 2018 was $33,948, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,792 for a family of four. However, North Street contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call North Street home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Street residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Street include German, English, Irish, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in North Street is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.