Albertville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 7,281 people and just one neighborhood, Albertville is the 120th largest community in Minnesota. Much of the housing stock in Albertville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Albertville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Albertville, where the median household income is $96,896.
Real Estate Prices
Albertville real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Albertville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Albertville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Albertville is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Albertville who work in office and administrative support (14.68%), management occupations (14.40%) and sales jobs (10.45%).
Also of interest is that Albertville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Albertville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Albertville 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, Albertville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Albertville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Albertville, the average commute to work is 30.95 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.