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.
Unlike some cities, Breckenridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Breckenridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Breckenridge is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Breckenridge who work in office and administrative support (13.23%), sales jobs (11.99%), and management occupations (10.45%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Breckenridge spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.59 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Breckenridge rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.56% of adults 25 and older in Breckenridge have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Breckenridge in 2010 was $23,539, 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 $94,156 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, French , and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Breckenridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.