Medford is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,236 people and just one neighborhood, Medford is the 318th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Medford, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.89% of Medford’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Medford is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Medford who work in office and administrative support (13.33%), sales jobs (8.09%) and management occupations (7.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Medford is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Medford a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Medford has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Medford’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Medford is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.