Dilworth is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,188 people and just one neighborhood, Dilworth is the 171st largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Dilworth, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Dilworth, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Dilworth’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Dilworth does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $45,753.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dilworth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dilworth is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dilworth who work in office and administrative support (18.30%), sales jobs (8.57%) and food service (7.19%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle