North Mankato is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 13,529 people and three constituent neighborhoods, North Mankato is the 77th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities, North Mankato isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Mankato are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Mankato is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Mankato who work in office and administrative support (14.33%), sales jobs (11.26%), and management occupations (8.98%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.90 minutes getting to work every day.
The population of North Mankato is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.71% of adults in North Mankato have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in North Mankato in 2010 was $29,578, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,312 for a family of four. However, North Mankato contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call North Mankato home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Mankato residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Mankato include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in North Mankato is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.