McGregor is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 366 people and two constituent neighborhoods, McGregor is the 441st largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, McGregor is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, McGregor is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in McGregor who work in sales jobs (15.56%), food service (14.44%), and management occupations (7.22%).
McGregor’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, McGregor has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes McGregor a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, McGregor doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In McGregor, just 11.34% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in McGregor in 2010 was $18,997, which is low income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,988 for a family of four. McGregor also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.85% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call McGregor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McGregor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in McGregor include German, Swedish, Finnish, Irish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in McGregor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Serbo-Croatian.