Minden is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 3,029 people and just one neighborhood, Minden is the 47th largest community in Nebraska.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Minden is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.66% of the Minden workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Minden is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Minden who work in office and administrative support (11.86%), sales jobs (9.42%) and food service (9.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Minden is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.55 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Minden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.