Pine River is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 927 people and just one neighborhood, Pine River is the 353rd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pine River is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pine River is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine River who work in office and administrative support (17.81%), personal care services (15.62%) and maintenance occupations (10.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pine River is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Pine River is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.55 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.