Inver Grove Heights is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 34,857 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Inver Grove Heights is the 27th largest community in Minnesota.
Inver Grove Heights is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Inver Grove Heights is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Inver Grove Heights who work in office and administrative support (16.23%), management occupations (11.10%), and sales jobs (8.24%).
Also of interest is that Inver Grove Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Inver Grove Heights citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.02% of adults in Inver Grove Heights have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Inver Grove Heights in 2010 was $35,049, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,196 for a family of four. However, Inver Grove Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Inver Grove Heights is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Inver Grove Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Inver Grove Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Inver Grove Heights also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.49% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Inver Grove Heights include Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Inver Grove Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.