Hampton is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 689 people and just one neighborhood, Hampton is the 392nd largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Hampton, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Hampton, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Hampton’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Hampton does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $54,423.
Real Estate Prices
Hampton real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Hampton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hampton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hampton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in office and administrative support (13.91%), food service (10.55%) and sales jobs (6.47%).
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
Hampton 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, Hampton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.