Hector is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,089 people and just one neighborhood, Hector is the 329th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hector is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hector is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hector who work in sales jobs (10.73%), office and administrative support (10.54%) and food service (7.85%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hector 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, Hector really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hector 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.
As is often the case in a small city, Hector doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.