Minden is a very small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 3,035 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Minden is the 28th largest community in Nevada.
Minden home prices are not only among the most expensive in Nevada, but Minden real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Minden is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Minden is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Minden who work in food service (14.87%), office and administrative support (13.96%), and management occupations (9.70%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Minden has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Minden a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.90 minutes getting to work every day.
Minden is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Minden is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.89% of adults in Minden have a college degree.
The per capita income in Minden in 2010 was $30,870, which is upper middle income relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,480 for a family of four. However, Minden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Minden is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Minden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Minden residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Minden also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.19% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Minden include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Minden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.