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Dellwood is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,077 people and just one neighborhood, Dellwood is the 340th largest community in Minnesota.
Dellwood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Dellwood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Dellwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.27% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Dellwood is a city of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dellwood who work in sales jobs (21.82%), management occupations (20.87%) and business and financial occupations (8.73%).
Of important note, Dellwood is also a city of artists. Dellwood has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Dellwood’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.79% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
In addition, Dellwood is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Dellwood is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Dellwood really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Dellwood perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Dellwood is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
If knowledge is power, Dellwood is a pretty powerful place. 71.85% of the adults in Dellwood have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Dellwood in 2010 was $74,174, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $296,696 for a family of four.
The people who call Dellwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dellwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dellwood include German, English, Irish, Swedish, French and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Dellwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.
|MEDIAN HOUSE VALUE||$505,682|
HOUSE VALUE RANGE
|RENTAL PRICE||Very low cost relative to MN, very low cost relative to the nation|
|NEIGHBORHOOD LOOK, FEEL, & CHARACTER||DETAILS|
|THE SETTING||Suburban (based on population density)|
|TYPE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Single-family homes and a few Rowhouses & attached homes|
|SIZE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Medium-sized dwellings (3 or 4 bedrooms), some Large dwellings (4 or 5 bedrooms) and a few Small dwellings (1, 2, or no bedrooms)|
|AGE OF HOMES / DWELLINGS||Mostly Established but not old (Built 1970 – 1999), some Well established older homes (Built 1940 - 1969), some Historic homes (Built 1939 or earlier) and some Newer Homes (Built 2000 or later)|
|HOMEOWNERSHIP||Mostly Owner occupied|
|SPECIAL CHARACTER||Mostly Urban Sophisticates and Quiet|
|AGE & LIFESTYLE||Mostly Young singles-upwardly mobile (young, educated, professionally employed, and single), some Families with children (family households with school-aged children), some Seniors (people 65 and over), some Mixed ages and some College students (people currently attending college)|
|EDUCATION LEVEL||Rating: 10 (5 is average for the U.S., 10 is most educated)|
|INCOME||Wealthy (among the 15% most wealthy communities in America)|
|OCCUPATIONS||Mostly Executive, managerial & professional, some Sales & Service workers, some Manufacturing & Laborers, some Clerical, assistants & technical support and some Government employees|
|ETHNICITY / ANCESTRY||Mostly White (non-Hispanic), some Irish ancestry, some Italian ancestry, some Hispanic and some East Asian|
|LANGUAGES||Mostly English speaking and some Spanish speaking|
|SCHOOLS IN THIS NEIGHBORHOOD||GRADES|
|There are no schools physically located in this neighborhood.|
This neighborhood is served by one 1 district.
3,277 Students enrolled in District
READING & MATH
|ETHNIC/RACIAL GROUPS||THIS DISTRICT||THIS STATE|
|WHITE (NON-HISPANIC) (%)||90.3||73.8|
|ASIAN OR PACIFIC ISLANDER (%)||2.6||6.0|
|AMERICAN INDIAN OR NATIVE OF ALASKA (%)||0.2||1.9|
|ECONOMIC GROUPS||THIS DISTRICT||THIS STATE|
|ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED (%)||9.1||36.5|
|FOR THIS DISTRICT||PER STUDENT||TOTAL||% OF TOTAL|
|NEIGHBORHOOD EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT|
|ADULTS IN NEIGHBORHOOD WITH COLLEGE DEGREE OR HIGHER (%)||66.0|
|CHILDREN IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD LIVING IN POVERTY (%)||0.7|
|PERIOD||TOTAL APPRECIATION||AVG. ANNUAL RATE||COMPARED TO MN*||COMPARED TO AMERICA*|
|LAST 10 YEARS|
|LAST 5 YEARS|
|LAST 2 YEARS|
|LAST 12 MONTHS|
|* 10 is highest|
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