Two Harbors is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 3,578 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Two Harbors is the 175th largest community in Minnesota. Much of the housing stock in Two Harbors was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Two Harbors is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Two Harbors is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Two Harbors who work in office and administrative support (16.77%), food service (13.14%), and maintenance occupations (8.23%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Two Harbors rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.09% of adults 25 and older in Two Harbors have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Two Harbors in 2010 was $23,419, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,676 for a family of four. However, Two Harbors contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Two Harbors home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Two Harbors residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Two Harbors include Norwegian, Swedish, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Two Harbors is English. Other important languages spoken here include Scandinavian languages and Chinese.