Gem Lake is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 447 people and just one neighborhood, Gem Lake is the 440th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gem Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gem Lake is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gem Lake who work in management occupations (16.08%), office and administrative support (14.57%) and sales jobs (11.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Gem Lake is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Gem Lake really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Gem Lake perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.