Medicine Lake is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 370 people and just one neighborhood, Medicine Lake is the 444th largest community in Minnesota.
Real Estate Prices
Medicine Lake home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Medicine Lake real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Medicine Lake is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Medicine Lake is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Medicine Lake who work in management occupations (15.54%), office and administrative support (13.47%) and healthcare (11.40%).
Also of interest is that Medicine Lake 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 Medicine Lake telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.33% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small city, Medicine Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.