Cold Spring is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,044 people and just one neighborhood, Cold Spring is the 170th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cold Spring is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cold Spring is a city of managers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cold Spring who work in office and administrative support (12.49%), management occupations (11.72%) and teaching (8.43%).
Also of interest is that Cold Spring has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Cold Spring 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, Cold Spring’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Cold Spring does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.