Savage is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 30,391 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Savage is the 34th largest community in Minnesota.
Savage real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Savage house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Savage isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Savage are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Savage is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Savage who work in office and administrative support (13.60%), sales jobs (12.79%), and management occupations (12.38%).
Also of interest is that Savage has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Savage is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Savage’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Savage is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.85% of adults in Savage have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Savage in 2010 was $38,585, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,340 for a family of four.
Savage is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Savage home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Savage residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Savage include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Savage is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.