Michigan has gone through some tough times. So it should come as no surprise that some of its cities are really struggling economically. As American jobs have outsourced elsewhere, it’s these cities and their residents that have had to deal with the aftermath. Here they are, and where they stand.
So, obviously there are many other communities that could go on this list, but did these surprise you? And just because these cities’ residents are at a disadvantage economically, does that mean its people are completely worse off, or is money really the center of everything? Share your thoughts!
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.