Petersburg is a small town in Michigan with a population of approximately 1,000. With an average age of just over 37, the town's residents skew younger than most cities in Michigan. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 76% of residents own their homes. With a relatively low average rent of $760 per month in the town, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in Michigan. Each month, renters in Petersburg will save around $114 compared to the state average.
Petersburg has a relatively large percentage of residents older than 25 who possess an Associate's degree (7%) compared to the national average (5%). In addition, 6% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree. There are plenty of industries from which to choose in Petersburg. The four most common are manufacturing, retail, construction, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 30% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's workers are in transportation, as 9% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of just over $67K, Petersburg workers take home about $6,000 more than their peers elsewhere in the state. Petersburg, however, compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345).
Averaging about 29 minutes, the commute time for Petersburg residents is slower than the state average of about 25 minutes. Many residents (44%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transit isn't used. Not many residents commute to work on foot.
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