Blackduck is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 788 people and just one neighborhood, Blackduck is the 373rd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Blackduck is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Blackduck is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blackduck who work in office and administrative support (16.14%), maintenance occupations (11.23%) and personal care services (7.72%).
Of important note, Blackduck is also a city of artists. Blackduck has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Blackduck’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Blackduck 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. Blackduck has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Blackduck than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Blackduck may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.46 minutes getting to work every day.