Monticello, MN


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Living in Monticello

Monticello is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 13,299 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Monticello is the 82nd largest community in Minnesota.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Monticello is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Monticello is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monticello who work in office and administrative support (15.05%), sales jobs (11.56%), and management occupations (8.12%).

In terms of college education, Monticello is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.39% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Monticello in 2010 was $27,795, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $111,180 for a family of four. However, Monticello contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Monticello is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.