Dellwood is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,063 people and just one neighborhood, Dellwood is the 340th largest community in Minnesota.
Real Estate Prices
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.
Occupations and Workforce
Dellwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.52% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Dellwood is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dellwood who work in sales jobs (23.32%), management occupations (20.85%) and healthcare (9.89%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.66% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
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.
Being a small city, Dellwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.