Zimmerman is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 5,297 people and just one neighborhood, Zimmerman is the 142nd largest community in Minnesota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Zimmerman, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Zimmerman, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Zimmerman’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Zimmerman does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $62,183.
Occupations and Workforce
Zimmerman is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Zimmerman is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Zimmerman who work in office and administrative support (9.53%), sales jobs (6.87%) and management occupations (6.70%).
Also of interest is that Zimmerman has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Zimmerman is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Zimmerman a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Zimmerman has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Zimmerman’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Zimmerman, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.89 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Zimmerman is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.