Rock Creek is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,602 people and just one neighborhood, Rock Creek is the 282nd largest community in Minnesota. Rock Creek has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Rock Creek, where the median household income is $57,277.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rock Creek is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rock Creek is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rock Creek who work in office and administrative support (16.19%), sales jobs (13.02%) and maintenance occupations (5.61%).
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, Rock Creek is worth considering.