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St. Joseph, MN
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St. Joseph profile

Living in St. Joseph

St. Joseph is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 7,103 people and three associated neighborhoods, St. Joseph is the 126th largest community in Minnesota.

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

St. Joseph is a small town where college students really create the town feel and character. So many small towns have lost population over the last 20-30 years that having the local college presence in the St. Joseph area, with all of the energy of the students filling area dorms and apartments each fall, really helps St. Joseph maintain a good economy.

The citizens of St. Joseph are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.78% of adults in St. Joseph have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in St. Joseph in 2018 was $29,347, which is low income relative to Minnesota, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,388 for a family of four. However, St. Joseph contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in St. Joseph is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and African languages.