Pennock is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 513 people and just one neighborhood, Pennock is the 421st largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Pennock, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.26% of Pennock’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Pennock is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pennock who work in office and administrative support (9.90%), sales jobs (8.58%) and food service (8.25%).
Also of interest is that Pennock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Pennock is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pennock a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Pennock has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pennock’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the benefits of Pennock is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.80 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Pennock does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.