Isanti is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 5,464 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Isanti is the 141st largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Isanti, 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 Isanti, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Isanti’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Isanti does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $58,431.00.
Isanti is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Isanti is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Isanti who work in office and administrative support (17.43%), food service (10.37%), and sales jobs (9.62%).
One downside of living in Isanti is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Isanti, the average commute to work is 33.85 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The education level of Isanti citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.52% of adults 25 and older in Isanti have a college degree.
The per capita income in Isanti in 2010 was $25,860, which is middle income relative to Minnesota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,440 for a family of four. However, Isanti contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Isanti home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Isanti residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Isanti include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Isanti is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and French.