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Livonia, MI
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Livonia profile

Living in Livonia

Livonia is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 93,779 people and 34 constituent neighborhoods, Livonia is the tenth largest community in Michigan.

Livonia real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Livonia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Livonia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Livonia telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.17% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Livonia is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Livonia’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The education level of Livonia citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.27% of adults in Livonia have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Livonia in 2018 was $41,065, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,260 for a family of four.

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

The most common language spoken in Livonia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Arabic.