St. Louis Park is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 48,171 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, St. Louis Park is the 20th largest community in Minnesota.
St. Louis Park real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although St. Louis Park house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
St. Louis Park is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.73% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, St. Louis Park is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Louis Park who work in management occupations (12.08%), sales jobs (12.05%), and office and administrative support (12.00%).
Also of interest is that St. Louis Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
For the size of the city, public transportation in St. Louis Park is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For St. Louis Park, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to St. Louis Park, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. St. Louis Park is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.49% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in St. Louis Park in 2010 was $39,502, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $158,008 for a family of four. However, St. Louis Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
St. Louis Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call St. Louis Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Louis Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in St. Louis Park include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in St. Louis Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.