Faribault-Northfield, MN

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Population

65,251

0.207% growth

Median Age

36.6


Median Household Income

$63,311

2.64% growth

Poverty Rate

11.5%


Number of Employees

34,378

0.747% growth

Median Property Value

$188,400

2.17% growth

About

In 2017, Faribault-Northfield, MN had a population of 65.3k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $63,311. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Faribault-Northfield, MN grew from 65,116 to 65,251, a 0.207% increase and its median household income grew from $61,683 to $63,311, a 2.64% increase.

The population of Faribault-Northfield, MN is 83.6% White Alone, 7.86% Hispanic or Latino, and 4.68% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Faribault-Northfield, MN speak a non-English language, and 94.7% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Faribault-Northfield, MN are St Olaf College (1,011 degrees awarded in 2016) and Carleton College (550 degrees).

The median property value in Faribault-Northfield, MN is $188,400, and the homeownership rate is 74.3%. Most people in Faribault-Northfield, MN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Faribault-Northfield, MN is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Faribault-Northfield, MN employs 34.4k people. The largest industries in Faribault-Northfield, MN are Educational Services (6,819 people), Manufacturing (5,149 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (4,495 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($72,708), Finance & Insurance ($55,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($52,336).

Median household income in Faribault-Northfield, MN is $63,311. Males in Faribault-Northfield, MN have an average income that is 1.31 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,870. The income inequality in Faribault-Northfield, MN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$63,311

2017 value

± $1,942

2.64%

1 Year Growth

± 4.33%

Households in Faribault-Northfield, MN have a median annual income of $63,311, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $61,683 in 2016, which represents a 2.64% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$69,210

Average Male Salary

± $1,573

$52,870

Average Female Salary

± $1,202

In 2017, full-time male employees in Minnesota made 1.31 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $53,440 ± $951

  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $51,343 ± $59,950

  3. Asian

    $50,326 ± $4,235

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Minnesota workers was White. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Faribault-Northfield, MN is from Minnesota.

0.467

2017 Wage GINI

0.466

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Minnesota was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.29% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Minnesota was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Minnesota in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Minnesota across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2017, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Faribault-Northfield, MN was Carver County, MN with a value of $101,271, followed by Scott County, MN and Washington County, MN, with respective values of $98,538 and $91,866.

The following map shows all of the counties in Faribault-Northfield, MN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Faribault-Northfield, MN (6.55k out of 57.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    4,433 ± 438

  2. Black

    1,187 ± 269

  3. Hispanic

    1,177 ± 254

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Faribault-Northfield, MN is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

34.4k

2017 Value

± 1,042

0.747%

1 Year growth

± 4.24%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Faribault-Northfield, MN grew at a rate of 0.747%, from 34.1k employees to 34.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Faribault-Northfield, MN, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (4,271 people), Management Occupations (3,158 people), and Production Occupations (3,054 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Faribault-Northfield, MN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Faribault-Northfield, MN, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (4,271 people), Management Occupations (3,158 people), and Production Occupations (3,054 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other msas, Faribault-Northfield, MN has an unusually high number of residents working as Production Occupations (1.53 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (1.52 times), and Education, Training, & Library Occupations (1.32 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Faribault-Northfield, MN, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($68,167), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($61,780), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($59,792).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

34.4k

2017 Value

± 1,042

0.747%

1 Year growth

± 4.24%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Faribault-Northfield, MN grew at a rate of 0.747%, from 34.1k employees to 34.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Faribault-Northfield, MN, are Educational Services (6,819 people), Manufacturing (5,149 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (4,495 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Faribault-Northfield, MN, though some of these residents may live in Faribault-Northfield, MN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Faribault-Northfield, MN, by number of employees, are Educational Services (6,819 people), Manufacturing (5,149 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (4,495 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other msas, Faribault-Northfield, MN has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2.22 times higher than expected), Educational Services (2.14 times), and Manufacturing (1.48 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Faribault-Northfield, MN, by median earnings, are Utilities ($72,708), Finance & Insurance ($55,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($52,336).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Minnesota to other states, or from other states to Minnesota.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $23.9B

  2. $22.1B

  3. $19.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Minnesota product (by dollars) was Electronics with $23.9B, followed by Cereal grains ($22.1B) and Nonmetal min. prods. ($19.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Minnesota products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$316B

2015 Value

$484B

Projected 2045 Value

53.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Minnesota trade was $316B. This is expected to increase 53.4% to $484B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Minnesota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Minnesota to other states, or from other states to Minnesota.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25.5B

  2. $24.3B

  3. $13.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Minnesota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Wisconsin with $25.5B, followed by Iowa with $24.3B and Illinois and $13.1B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Minnesota shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

94.7% of the population of Faribault-Northfield, MN has health coverage, with 55.4% on employee plans, 12.9% on Medicaid, 11% on Medicare, 13.9% on non-group plans, and 1.36% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the msa of Faribault-Northfield, MN was $8,871 in 2014. This is a 4.8% increase from the previous year ($8,465).

Primary care physicians in Faribault-Northfield, MN see 1111 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.634% increase from the previous year (1104 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1441 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 468 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Aitkin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.5%). Additionally, Pine County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (37.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,111 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Minnesota see an average of 1,111 patients per year. This represents a 0.634% increase from the previous year (1,104 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,871

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,603

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,176

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,917

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Minnesota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.8%, from $8,465 to $8,871.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.32%

Uninsured

55.4%

Employer Coverage

12.9%

Medicaid

11%

Medicare

13.9%

Non-Group

1.36%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Faribault-Northfield, MN declined by 16.4% from 6.36% to 5.32%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Faribault-Northfield, MN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.5% prevalence

  2. 11.7% prevalence

  3. 11.7% prevalence

Aitkin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Minnesota, at 12.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Minnesota by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Faribault-Northfield, MN is home to a population of 65.3k people, from which 94.7% are citizens. As of 2017, 7.43% of Faribault-Northfield, MN residents were born outside of the country (4.85k people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Faribault-Northfield, MN is composed of 54.5k White Alone residents (83.6%), 5.13k Hispanic or Latino residents (7.86%), 3.05k Black or African American Alone residents (4.68%), 1.44k Asian Alone residents (2.2%), 805 Two or More Races residents (1.23%), 245 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.375%), 39 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0598%), and 27 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0414%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Faribault-Northfield, MN are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

37

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.4

33

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.2

In 2017, the median age of all people in Faribault-Northfield, MN was 36.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 37, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 33. But people in Faribault-Northfield, MN are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Faribault-Northfield, MN residents was 37.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.43%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

4.85k people

7.43%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

4.84k people

As of 2017, 7.43% of Faribault-Northfield, MN residents (4.85k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Faribault-Northfield, MN was 7.43%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    65,949 ± 6,267 people

  2. Somalia

    30,092 ± 4,247 people

  3. India

    29,695 ± 4,219 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Minnesota was Mexico, the natal country of 65,949 Minnesota residents, followed by Somalia with 30,092 and India with 29,695.

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Citizenship

94.7%

2017 Citizenship

94.6%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 94.7% of Faribault-Northfield, MN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Faribault-Northfield, MN was 94.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    54.5k ± 40

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    5.13k ± 619

  3. Black or African American Alone

    3.05k ± 144

In 2017, there were 10.6 times more White Alone residents (54.5k people) in Faribault-Northfield, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.13k Hispanic or Latino and 3.05k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Faribault-Northfield, MN as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Faribault-Northfield, MN citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Faribault-Northfield, MN was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Faribault-Northfield, MN are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    1,429 ± 155

  2. Korea

    506 ± 122

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    501 ± 129

Faribault-Northfield, MN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.82 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Faribault-Northfield, MN awarded 1,561 degrees. The student population of Faribault-Northfield, MN is skewed towards women, with 2,360 male students and 2,785 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Faribault-Northfield, MN are White (1,140 and 79.4%), followed by Asian (96 and 6.69%), Hispanic or Latino (95 and 6.62%), and Two or More Races (64 and 4.46%).

The largest universities in Faribault-Northfield, MN by number of degrees awarded are St Olaf College (1,011 and 64.8%) and Carleton College (550 and 35.2%).

The most popular majors in Faribault-Northfield, MN are General Biological Sciences (178 and 11.4%), General Economics (140 and 8.97%), and General Mathematics (113 and 7.24%).

The median tuition costs in Faribault-Northfield, MN are $47,380 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 178 degrees awarded

  2. 140 degrees awarded

  3. 113 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Faribault-Northfield, MN was General Biological Sciences with 178 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Faribault-Northfield, MN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 1,011 degrees awarded

  2. 550 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$47,380

Median Private

In 2016, the Faribault-Northfield, MN institution with the largest number of graduating students was St Olaf College with 1,011 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

687

Degrees Awarded to Men

874

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 687 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Faribault-Northfield, MN, which is 0.786 times less than the 874 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Faribault-Northfield, MN by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,140 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    96 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    95 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Faribault-Northfield, MN were to White students. These 1,140 degrees mean that there were 11.9 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 96 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Faribault-Northfield, MN was $188,400 in 2017, which is 0.866 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $184,400 to $188,400, a 2.17% increase. The homeownership rate in Faribault-Northfield, MN is 74.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Faribault-Northfield, MN have an average commute time of 19.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Faribault-Northfield, MN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$63,311

Median Household Income

± $1,942

22.9k

Number of Households

± 834

In 2017, the median household income of the 22.9k households in Faribault-Northfield, MN grew to $63,311 from the previous year's value of $61,683.

The following chart displays the households in Faribault-Northfield, MN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$188,400

2017 Median

± $3,706

$184,400

2016 Median

± $4,265

In 2017, the median property value in Faribault-Northfield, MN grew to to $188,400 from the previous year's value of $184,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Faribault-Northfield, MN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Faribault-Northfield, MN the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Faribault-Northfield, MN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Faribault-Northfield, MN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

74.3%

2017 Homeownership

74.1%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 74.3% of the housing units in Faribault-Northfield, MN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 74.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Faribault-Northfield, MN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Faribault-Northfield, MN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Faribault-Northfield, MN have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

19.6 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Faribault-Northfield, MN have a shorter commute time (19.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.34% of the workforce in Faribault-Northfield, MN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    73%

  2. Worked At Home

    13.5%

  3. Carpooled

    7.76%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Faribault-Northfield, MN was Drove Alone (73%), followed by those who Worked At Home (13.5%) and those who Carpooled (7.76%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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