Blaine, MN
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Blaine profile

Living in Blaine

Blaine is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 70,935 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Blaine is the tenth largest community in Minnesota.

Also of interest is that Blaine has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.56% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The population of Blaine is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.00% of adults in Blaine have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Blaine in 2018 was $40,620, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $162,480 for a family of four. However, Blaine contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Blaine is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Blaine home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blaine residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Blaine include German, Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Blaine is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.