Pelican Rapids is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,457 people and just one neighborhood, Pelican Rapids is the 230th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Pelican Rapids, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.02% of Pelican Rapids’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Pelican Rapids is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pelican Rapids who work in office and administrative support (10.21%), sales jobs (7.89%) and management occupations (7.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Pelican Rapids’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pelican Rapids has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pelican Rapids a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
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 14.77 minutes getting to work every day.