Hampton is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 693 people and just one neighborhood, Hampton is the 392nd largest community in Minnesota. Hampton 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 Hampton, where the median household income is $73,333.
Real Estate Prices
Hampton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Hampton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Hampton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hampton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in office and administrative support (13.48%), management occupations (7.35%) and food service (7.35%).
Also of interest is that Hampton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hampton 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, Hampton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hampton 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.