Pipestone is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,141 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pipestone is the 160th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities, Pipestone isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pipestone are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pipestone is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pipestone who work in sales jobs (14.15%), office and administrative support (10.72%), and food service (6.46%).
The education level of Pipestone citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.11% of adults 25 and older in Pipestone have a college degree.
The per capita income in Pipestone in 2010 was $24,636, which is middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,544 for a family of four. However, Pipestone contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pipestone is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pipestone home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pipestone residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pipestone include Norwegian, Dutch, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Pipestone is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.