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People

Total Population 2,724
Male Share of the Population 48.5%
Female Share of the Population 51.5%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,116
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 56.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.7%
Median Earnings25+ $31,841
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,208
Median Earnings With High School Degree $31,654

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,100
% Above Poverty Level 85.7%
% Below Poverty Level 14.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.1%
Median Gross Rent $661
Median House Value $138,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
US/American 0%
English 3%
Irish 6.2%

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

Cokato Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles S of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 45 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Wright
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55321
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.075
Longitude -94.189

Cokato 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 HUTCHINSON 1 N
Distance 13.1 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
Station DELANO
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 20 F
Apr Temp 33 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 27.2 inches
Station CHASKA
Distance 35.3 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Darwin 350 $43,750
Dassel 1,447 $52,159
Howard Lake 2,115 $58,594
Kingston 157 $52,500

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

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Cokato High Schools

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DASSEL-COKATO SR.
4852 REARDON AVE.S.W.
320-286-4100
Serves 655 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.8

DASSEL-COKATO ALTERNATIVE CTR.
4851 REARDON AVE S.W.
320-286-4100
A Non-traditional School
Serves 58 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.8

VILLAGE RANCH ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM
220 MILLARD
320-286-2129
A Special Education School
Serves 31 students.

WESTSIDE ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM
220 MILLARD
320-286-2129
A Special Education School
Serves 13 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13

CORNERSTONE LEVEL 5
220 MILLARD
320-286-2129
A Special Education School
Serves 11 students.

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