Bird Island is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,004 people and just one neighborhood, Bird Island is the 342nd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Bird Island is a blue-collar town, with 37.03% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Bird Island is a city of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bird Island who work in office and administrative support (10.20%), teaching (8.87%) and management occupations (7.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Bird Island’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bird Island has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bird Island has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bird Island than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bird Island may be for you.
Even though Bird Island is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.