Annandale is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,304 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Annandale is the 200th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Annandale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Annandale is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Annandale who work in sales jobs (11.36%), office and administrative support (10.02%), and teaching (9.49%).
Annandale 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, Annandale’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Annandale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Annandale overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Annandale, 23.25% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Annandale in 2010 was $23,247, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,988 for a family of four. However, Annandale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Annandale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Annandale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Annandale include Norwegian, Swedish, Irish, and Scandinavian.
The most common language spoken in Annandale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.