Pine City is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,078 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pine City is the 201st largest community in Minnesota.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Pine City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.36% of the Pine City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Pine City is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine City who work in office and administrative support (14.64%), food service (8.32%), and healthcare (6.32%).
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, Pine City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pine City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The citizens of Pine City are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.76% of adults in Pine City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Pine City in 2010 was $20,140, which is low income relative to Minnesota, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,560 for a family of four.
The people who call Pine City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pine City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pine City include Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pine City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.