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People

Total Population 1,012
Male Share of the Population 53.8%
Female Share of the Population 46.2%
Senior Citizens 14.1%
Employed Population 16+ 572
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 52.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.1%
Median Earnings25+ $29,058
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,488
% Above Poverty Level 79.2%
% Below Poverty Level 20.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.4%
% Using Public Transportation 1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 32.6%
Median Gross Rent $596
Median House Value $95,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13%
US/American 0%
English 2.5%
Irish 9.7%

Atwater Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 41 miles SW of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 74 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Kandiyohi
Standard Zip Codes 56209
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.138
Longitude -94.777

Atwater 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 WILLMAR STATE HOSPITAL
Distance 11.7 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 19 F
Apr Temp 34 to 55 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 28.2 inches
Station NEW LONDON
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp -0 to 20 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 58 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches
Station HUTCHINSON 1 N
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp -0 to 20 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 59 F
Annual Precip 27.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Grove City 722 $49,018
Kandiyohi 596 $54,167
Lake Lillian 235 $50,000
Litchfield 6,689 $61,147
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Atwater High Schools

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302 S 2ND ST.
320-974-8417
A Non-traditional School
Serves 17 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.5

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