Watertown is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,260 people and just one neighborhood, Watertown is the 163rd largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Watertown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Watertown is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Watertown who work in office and administrative support (22.18%), management occupations (9.80%) and sales jobs (8.15%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Watertown is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Watertown a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Watertown has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Watertown’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Watertown, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.84 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.