Faribault is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 23,650 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Faribault is the 41st largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities, Faribault isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Faribault are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Faribault is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Faribault who work in office and administrative support (11.63%), sales jobs (8.22%), and management occupations (6.81%).
The education level of Faribault citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.82% of adults 25 and older in Faribault have a college degree.
The per capita income in Faribault in 2010 was $22,875, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,500 for a family of four. However, Faribault contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Faribault is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Faribault home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Faribault residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Faribault also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Faribault include Norwegian, Irish, French , and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Faribault is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.