Osakis is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,719 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Osakis is the 274th largest community in Minnesota.
Osakis is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Osakis is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Osakis who work in sales jobs (11.22%), maintenance occupations (9.83%), and management occupations (9.83%).
The overall crime rate in Osakis is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Being a small city, Osakis does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Osakis are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.50% of adults in Osakis have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Osakis in 2010 was $21,215, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,860 for a family of four. However, Osakis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Osakis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Osakis residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Osakis include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Osakis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.