Eagan, MN

Eagan profile

Living in Eagan

Eagan is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 66,372 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Eagan is the ninth largest community in Minnesota.

Eagan real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Eagan house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Eagan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eagan is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eagan who work in management occupations (12.17%), office and administrative support (11.26%), and sales jobs (10.40%).

Also of interest is that Eagan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

If knowledge is power, Eagan is a pretty powerful place. 51.79% of the adults in Eagan have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Eagan in 2018 was $46,476, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $185,904 for a family of four. However, Eagan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Eagan is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eagan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eagan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eagan include German, Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Eagan is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Spanish.