Woodbury is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 67,855 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Woodbury is the tenth largest community in Minnesota.
Woodbury home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Woodbury real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Woodbury is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.02% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Woodbury is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodbury who work in management occupations (16.62%), office and administrative support (11.56%), and sales jobs (10.77%).
Also of interest is that Woodbury has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Woodbury is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Woodbury’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Woodbury, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Woodbury is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.91% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Woodbury in 2010 was $44,185, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,740 for a family of four.
Woodbury is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodbury home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodbury residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Woodbury include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Woodbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.