Lauderdale is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,484 people and just one neighborhood, Lauderdale is the 236th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lauderdale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lauderdale is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lauderdale who work in teaching (19.15%), office and administrative support (10.98%) and healthcare (6.00%).
Also of interest is that Lauderdale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small city, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in Lauderdale. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to Lauderdale.
Even though Lauderdale is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.