Lino Lakes, MN

Lino Lakes profile

Living in Lino Lakes

Lino Lakes is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 21,399 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lino Lakes is the 54th largest community in Minnesota.

Lino Lakes real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Lino Lakes house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Lino Lakes isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lino Lakes are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lino Lakes is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lino Lakes who work in management occupations (15.23%), office and administrative support (12.57%), and business and financial occupations (8.36%).

Also of interest is that Lino Lakes has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Lino Lakes telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.82% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Lino Lakes is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lino Lakes’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The citizens of Lino Lakes are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.87% of adults in Lino Lakes have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Lino Lakes in 2018 was $43,445, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $173,780 for a family of four.

The people who call Lino Lakes home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lino Lakes residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lino Lakes include German, Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Lino Lakes is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.