Eagan, MN
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Eagan profile

Living in Eagan

Eagan is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 68,642 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Eagan is the 13th largest community in Minnesota.

Eagan real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Eagan house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Eagan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Eagan telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 13.51% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

If knowledge is power, Eagan is a pretty powerful place. 52.62% of the adults in Eagan have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Eagan in 2018 was $50,879, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $203,516 for a family of four. However, Eagan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Eagan is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eagan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eagan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eagan include German, Norwegian, Irish, English, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Eagan is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Spanish.