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People

Total Population 50,309
Male Share of the Population 49.4%
Female Share of the Population 50.6%
Senior Citizens 11.9%
Employed Population 16+ 27,756
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 57%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 43.8%
Median Earnings25+ $47,372
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,436
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,782

Wealth

Median Family Income $96,281
% Above Poverty Level 92.5%
% Below Poverty Level 7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation 4.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 23.8%
Median Gross Rent $1,127
Median House Value $213,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 15.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Apple Valley Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles SE of Burnsville, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 16 miles SW of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Dakota
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55124
Phone Area Codes 952
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.731
Longitude -93.217

Apple Valley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station FARMINGTON 3 NW
Distance 4.8 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 31.4 inches
Station MINNEAPOLIS INTL AP
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 63 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 58 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches
Station JORDAN 1 S
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 19 F
Apr Temp 31 to 55 F
Jul Temp 58 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 58 F
Annual Precip 29.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Burnsville 61,255 $76,405
Eagan 65,424 $104,157
Farmington 22,159 $94,138
Lakeville 58,592 $104,775

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Apple Valley High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

APPLE VALLEY SR.
14450 HAYES RD.
952-431-8200
Serves 2,344 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.4

EASTVIEW SR.
6200 140TH ST. W.
952-431-8900
Serves 2,240 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.6

ROSEMOUNT ALC
15025 GLAZIER AVE.
952-431-8720
A Non-traditional School
Serves 172 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.2

DAKOTA RIDGE SCHOOL
4629 144TH ST. W.
952-423-7619
A Special Education School
Serves 94 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 4.9

TRANSITION PLUS
15025 GLAZIER AVE
952-423-7625
A Special Education School
Serves 84 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.6

IDEA/APPLE VALLEY CAMPUS
6950 W. 146TH ST.
651-423-8503
A Special Education School
Serves 16 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.3

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