Windom is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 4,550 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Windom is the 153rd largest community in Minnesota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windom is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windom is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windom who work in office and administrative support (13.45%), sales jobs (8.97%), and healthcare (7.44%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.71 minutes getting to work every day.
The percentage of adults in Windom who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.13% of the adults in Windom have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Windom in 2010 was $23,216, 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 $92,864 for a family of four. However, Windom contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Windom is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Windom home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windom residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Windom also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Windom include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Windom is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.