Rosemount, MN


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Rosemount is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 23,413 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Rosemount is the 48th largest community in Minnesota.

Rosemount real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Rosemount house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Rosemount is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rosemount is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rosemount who work in office and administrative support (14.18%), sales jobs (11.67%), and management occupations (11.47%).

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

Because of many things, Rosemount is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Rosemount really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Rosemount perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The education level of Rosemount ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Rosemount, 42.55% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Rosemount in 2010 was $34,264, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,056 for a family of four. However, Rosemount contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rosemount is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rosemount home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rosemount residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rosemount include Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, and English.

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