Willow River is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 399 people and just one neighborhood, Willow River is the 436th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Willow River is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Willow River is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Willow River who work in healthcare (14.88%), law enforcement and fire fighting (10.71%) and sales jobs (7.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Willow River has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Willow River has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Willow River than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Willow River may be for you.