Port Huron, MI

Port Huron profile

Living in Port Huron

Port Huron is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 28,749 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Port Huron is the 42nd largest community in Michigan.

When you are in Port Huron, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.36% of Port Huron’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Port Huron is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Huron who work in sales jobs (10.79%), office and administrative support (9.40%), and food service (8.77%).

The citizens of Port Huron are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.63% of adults in Port Huron have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Port Huron in 2018 was $22,647, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,588 for a family of four. However, Port Huron contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Port Huron is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Port Huron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Huron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Port Huron include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Port Huron is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.