Cambridge is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 8,451 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cambridge is the 108th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cambridge is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cambridge is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cambridge who work in office and administrative support (16.04%), sales jobs (14.48%), and food service (9.00%).
The percentage of adults in Cambridge who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.54% of the adults in Cambridge have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cambridge in 2010 was $22,960, 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 $91,840 for a family of four. However, Cambridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cambridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cambridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Cambridge include Swedish, Norwegian, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Cambridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Native American languages.