Eveleth is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,673 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Eveleth is the 178th largest community in Minnesota. Eveleth has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Eveleth is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Eveleth is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eveleth who work in office and administrative support (20.71%), healthcare suport services (8.25%), and food service (7.78%).
Also of interest is that Eveleth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One of the benefits of Eveleth is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.26 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Eveleth does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Eveleth who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.37% of the adults in Eveleth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Eveleth in 2010 was $20,825, which is low income relative to Minnesota, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,300 for a family of four. However, Eveleth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Eveleth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eveleth residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Eveleth include Norwegian, Swedish, Irish, and Finnish.
The most common language spoken in Eveleth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.