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People

Total Population 3,360
Male Share of the Population 48.2%
Female Share of the Population 51.8%
Senior Citizens 21.3%
Employed Population 16+ 1,567
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 47.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,546
% Above Poverty Level 85.9%
% Below Poverty Level 14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 13 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 44.6%
Median Gross Rent $405
Median House Value $107,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.5%
US/American 0%
English 3.1%
Irish 9%

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

Breckenridge Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles S of Fargo, North Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 183 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Wilkin
Standard Zip Codes 56520
Phone Area Codes 218
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.263
Longitude -96.587

Breckenridge 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 WAHPETON 3 N
Distance 3.9 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 18 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 37 to 58 F
Annual Precip 21.8 inches
Station ROTHSAY
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp -5 to 15 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 23 inches
Station FERGUS FALLS
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 16 F
Apr Temp 32 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 80 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 23.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Breckenridge, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Brushvale (56520)

Everdell (56520)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Campbell 188 $70,417
Foxhome 127 $60,625
Kent 69 $69,500

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

Breckenridge Hospitals

ST FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Church)
2400 ST FRANCIS DRIVE
(218) 643-3000
Emergency Service: Yes

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Breckenridge High Schools

BRECKENRIDGE SR.
710 N. 13TH ST.
218-643-2694
Serves 310 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5

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