Hugo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 14,239 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hugo is the 78th largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Hugo, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Hugo, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Hugo’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Hugo does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $81,773.
Hugo real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Hugo house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hugo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hugo is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hugo who work in office and administrative support (15.45%), sales jobs (10.04%) and management occupations (9.82%).
Also of interest is that Hugo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hugo is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hugo 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, Hugo has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hugo’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Hugo, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.98 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Hugo are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.70% of adults in Hugo have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hugo in 2010 was $37,534, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $150,136 for a family of four.
The people who call Hugo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hugo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hugo include German, Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, Polish and English.
The most common language spoken in Hugo is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,051|
|HUGO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||89.17%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||10.84%|
|TYPE OF HUGO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||60.99%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||31.86%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.10%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||4.11%|
|SIZE OF HUGO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||5.27%|
|AGE OF HUGO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||56.63%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||33.34%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||6.86%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.17%|
|HUGO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$267,727|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,361|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $59,000||4.17%|
|$59,001 - $119,000||2.82%|
|$119,001 - $238,000||34.54%|
|$238,001 - $357,000||31.34%|
|$357,001 - $476,000||12.65%|
|$476,001 - $594,000||7.06%|
|$594,001 - $892,000||5.93%|
|$892,001 - $1,189,000||1.11%|
|PEOPLE OF HUGO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.64%|
|5 TO 17||18.41%|
|18 TO 24||8.29%|
|25 TO 34||15.35%|
|35 TO 54||30.10%|
|55 TO 64||11.36%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||7.85%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.17%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$81,773|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$37,534|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.93%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (13.58%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.13%)
Public Service (7.09%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.83%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.81%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.63%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.46%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.81%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (37.05%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (93.59%)
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