Pierz is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,362 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pierz is the 300th largest community in Minnesota.
Pierz is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pierz is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pierz who work in office and administrative support (9.77%), personal care services (8.55%), and sales jobs (8.03%).
The rate of college-level education in Pierz is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.01% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pierz in 2010 was $22,237, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,948 for a family of four. However, Pierz contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pierz home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pierz residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Pierz include Polish, Norwegian, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Pierz is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.