Spring Lake Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 6,473 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Spring Lake Park is the 127th largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Spring Lake Park is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Spring Lake Park is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring Lake Park who work in office and administrative support (14.78%), sales jobs (10.92%), and management occupations (7.98%).
Also of interest is that Spring Lake Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Despite being a small city, Spring Lake Park has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Spring Lake Park are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.10% of adults in Spring Lake Park having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Spring Lake Park in 2010 was $28,042, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,168 for a family of four. However, Spring Lake Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Spring Lake Park is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Spring Lake Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Spring Lake Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Spring Lake Park include Norwegian, Swedish, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Spring Lake Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.