Winthrop is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,368 people and just one neighborhood, Winthrop is the 298th largest community in Minnesota. Winthrop has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Winthrop is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.77% of the Winthrop workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Winthrop is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Winthrop who work in office and administrative support (9.54%), healthcare (8.92%) and sales jobs (8.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Winthrop’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small city, Winthrop doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.