Eagle Lake is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,688 people and just one neighborhood, Eagle Lake is the 234th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Eagle Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eagle Lake is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eagle Lake who work in sales jobs (15.33%), office and administrative support (13.45%) and business and financial occupations (8.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Eagle Lake is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Eagle Lake a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Eagle Lake has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Eagle Lake’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small city, Eagle Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.