Gilman is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 224 people and just one neighborhood, Gilman is the 468th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Gilman is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gilman is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gilman who work in office and administrative support (18.10%), healthcare (9.52%) and sales jobs (8.57%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Gilman is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Gilman 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, Gilman has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Gilman’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Gilman, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.79 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Gilman does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.