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Cottage Grove Jobs Overview

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74,142
Job Openings
3.1%
Unemployment Rate
$53,450
Median Base Salary
36k
Population

Cottage Grove has the 864th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Cottage Grove is part of the Minneapolis metro area. Unemployment in the Minneapolis area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Minneapolis has the 14th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Cottage Grove is above average at $53,450, and the median cost of a home in Cottage Grove is $204,600, which is above the national average. 31% of workers in Cottage Grove hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Cottage Grove. 82% of Cottage Grove workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Cottage Grove spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Minnesota WorkForce Center - Washington County Cottage Grove

13000 Ravine Parkway South
Cottage Grove, MN 55016-6102
651-430-4162