Goodhue is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,178 people and just one neighborhood, Goodhue is the 326th largest community in Minnesota. Goodhue has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Goodhue, where the median household income is $68,194.
Real Estate Prices
Goodhue real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Goodhue house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Goodhue is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Goodhue is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Goodhue who work in farm management occupations (9.93%), office and administrative support (9.55%) and healthcare (8.61%).
Another important characteristic of Goodhue is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Goodhue 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 city’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, Goodhue’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.