Dent is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 192 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dent is the 473rd largest community in Minnesota. Dent has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Dent, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.33% of Dent’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Dent is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dent who work in food service (24.00%), sales jobs (10.67%), and office and administrative support (9.33%).
Also of interest is that Dent has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Dent has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dent a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Dent is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Dent has a very low overall level of education: only 7.14% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Dent in 2010 was $22,060, 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 $88,240 for a family of four.
The people who call Dent home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dent residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Dent include Norwegian, Polish, English, and Finnish.
The most common language spoken in Dent is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.