Breezy Point is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,347 people and just one neighborhood, Breezy Point is the 238th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Breezy Point is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.06% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Breezy Point is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Breezy Point who work in office and administrative support (14.61%), sales jobs (14.39%) and management occupations (9.52%).
Also of interest is that Breezy Point has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Breezy Point is a major vacation destination. Much of the city’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Breezy Point’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
Because of many things, Breezy Point is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Breezy Point a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Breezy Point has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Breezy Point’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Breezy Point does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.