Menahga is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,339 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Menahga is the 311th largest community in Minnesota.
Menahga is a blue-collar town, with 36.42% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Menahga is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Menahga who work in sales jobs (14.87%), office and administrative support (10.34%), and food service (6.90%).
Menahga’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Menahga has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Menahga has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Menahga than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Menahga may be for you.
Menahga 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.
The citizens of Menahga have a very low rate of college education: just 7.16% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Menahga in 2010 was $18,498, which is low income relative to Minnesota, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,992 for a family of four.
The people who call Menahga home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Menahga residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Menahga include German, Norwegian, Swedish, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Menahga is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.