Mound is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 9,336 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mound is the 100th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mound is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mound is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mound who work in management occupations (14.77%), sales jobs (14.70%), and office and administrative support (13.41%).
Also of interest is that Mound has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Mound are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.58% of adults in Mound have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mound in 2010 was $42,006, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $168,024 for a family of four. However, Mound contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mound home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mound residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mound include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Mound is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.