Cold Spring is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,031 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 ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small city, Cold Spring doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.