Wadena is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,103 people and just one neighborhood, Wadena is the 166th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wadena is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wadena is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wadena who work in sales jobs (22.14%), office and administrative support (13.60%) and management occupations (6.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Wadena has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wadena a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Wadena spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.88 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.