Barnesville is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,569 people and just one neighborhood, Barnesville is the 223rd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Barnesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Barnesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barnesville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Barnesville who work in office and administrative support (17.09%), management occupations (7.77%) and sales jobs (7.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Barnesville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Barnesville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Barnesville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Barnesville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Barnesville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.