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. Much of the housing stock in Hampton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Hampton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Hampton, where 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
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.