Baxter is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 7,826 people and just one neighborhood, Baxter is the 114th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Baxter is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Baxter is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Baxter who work in sales jobs (17.39%), office and administrative support (15.73%) and teaching (8.85%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Baxter is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.00 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.