Breckenridge is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,290 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Breckenridge is the 192nd largest community in Minnesota.
Breckenridge is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Breckenridge is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Breckenridge who work in sales jobs (12.95%), office and administrative support (12.20%), and management occupations (11.26%).
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 14.90 minutes getting to work every day.
The percentage of adults in Breckenridge with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.07% of adults in Breckenridge have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Breckenridge in 2010 was $23,810, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,240 for a family of four. However, Breckenridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Breckenridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Breckenridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Breckenridge include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Breckenridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.