Esko is a very small town located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,884 people and just one neighborhood, Esko is the 262nd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Esko is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Esko is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Esko who work in sales jobs (19.31%), office and administrative support (12.65%) and teaching (10.65%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Esko 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 town’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, Esko’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Esko does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.