Ramsey, MN

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Living in Ramsey

Ramsey is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 27,721 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Ramsey is the 40th largest community in Minnesota.

Ramsey is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ramsey is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ramsey who work in office and administrative support (13.05%), management occupations (10.44%), and sales jobs (7.77%).

Also of interest is that Ramsey has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Ramsey is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Ramsey 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, Ramsey has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Ramsey’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Ramsey is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Ramsey, the average commute to work is 31.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Ramsey citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.11% of adults in Ramsey have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ramsey in 2018 was $38,492, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,968 for a family of four.

The people who call Ramsey home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ramsey residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ramsey include German, Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Ramsey is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.