Goodhue is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,178 people and just one neighborhood, Goodhue is the 326th largest community in Minnesota. Goodhue has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Goodhue, where the median household income is $68,194.
Real Estate Prices
Goodhue real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Goodhue house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Goodhue isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Goodhue are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Goodhue is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Goodhue who work in farm management occupations (9.93%), office and administrative support (9.55%) and healthcare (8.61%).
In addition, many people in Goodhue have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Goodhue is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Goodhue a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Goodhue has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Goodhue’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.