Wayzata is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,449 people and just one neighborhood, Wayzata is the 180th largest community in Minnesota.
Real Estate Prices
Wayzata home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Wayzata real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Wayzata is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.74% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wayzata is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wayzata who work in management occupations (18.19%), office and administrative support (13.30%) and sales jobs (11.83%).
Also of interest is that Wayzata has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle