Blaine, MN


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Living in Blaine

Blaine is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 62,124 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Blaine is the 15th largest community in Minnesota.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Blaine is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Blaine is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blaine who work in office and administrative support (13.91%), management occupations (10.72%), and sales jobs (9.31%).

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.

In terms of college education, Blaine is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.19% of adults in Blaine have a college degree.

The per capita income in Blaine in 2010 was $33,425, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $133,700 for a family of four. However, Blaine contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Blaine is a somewhat 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 Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and Polish.

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