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People

Total Population 8,300
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 19.5%
Employed Population 16+ 3,905
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 40.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,692
% Above Poverty Level 88.9%
% Below Poverty Level 11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home 6.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.8%
% Using Public Transportation 3.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.5%
Median Gross Rent $867
Median House Value $135,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.6%
US/American 0%
English 3.2%
Irish 13.8%

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

Cambridge Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles N of Coon Rapids, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 41 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Isanti
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55008
Phone Area Codes 763
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.572
Longitude -93.224

Cambridge 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 CAMBRIDGE STATE HOSP
Distance 1.3 miles
Jan Temp 0 to 20 F
Apr Temp 33 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 56 F
Annual Precip 29.1 inches
Station CEDAR
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 20 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Station FOREST LAKE 5 NE
Distance 21.4 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Edgewood (55008)

Spectacle Lake (55008)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bethel 423 $60,750
Braham 1,944 $48,000
Harris 997 $65,417
Isanti 5,415 $71,045

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

Cambridge Public Libraries

Library
East Central Regional Library
244 SOUTH BIRCH STREET
Cambridge, Minnesota
(763) 689-7390
Library Web Site

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Cambridge Hospitals

CAMBRIDGE MEDICAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
701 SOUTH DELLWOOD
(763) 689-7700
Emergency Service: Yes

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Cambridge High Schools

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Student/teacher ratio: 19.3

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Serves 302 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.2

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