Centerville is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,906 people and just one neighborhood, Centerville is the 174th largest community in Minnesota.
Real Estate Prices
Centerville real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Centerville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Centerville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Centerville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Centerville who work in office and administrative support (12.53%), sales jobs (11.86%) and management occupations (11.14%).
Also of interest is that Centerville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Centerville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Centerville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Centerville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.55 minutes every day commuting to work.