Becker, MN
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Living in Becker

Becker is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,877 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Becker is the 158th largest community in Minnesota. Becker has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Becker, where the median household income is $75,625.00.

Becker is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Becker is a city of service providers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Becker who work in office and administrative support (10.22%), management occupations (8.14%), and food service (7.60%).

Of important note, Becker is also a city of artists. Becker has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Becker’s character.

Becker 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, Becker’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Becker is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Becker, the average commute to work is 33.38 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The percentage of people in Becker who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.30% of adults in Becker have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Becker in 2018 was $33,571, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,284 for a family of four.

The people who call Becker home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Becker residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Becker include German, Norwegian, Swedish, English, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Becker is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.

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