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People

Total Population 513
Male Share of the Population 44.6%
Female Share of the Population 55.4%
Senior Citizens 19.5%
Employed Population 16+ 251
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 51.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.9%
Median Earnings25+ $27,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $46,429
% Above Poverty Level 91.7%
% Below Poverty Level 8.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 40.9%
Median Gross Rent $666
Median House Value $71,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.3%
US/American 0%
English 2.1%
Irish 7.2%

Cosmos Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles SW of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Meeker
Standard Zip Codes 56228
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.936
Longitude -94.696

Cosmos 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 LITCHFIELD
Distance 15.8 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 28.5 inches
Station HUTCHINSON 1 N
Distance 16.1 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 WILLMAR STATE HOSPITAL
Distance 20.8 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Atwater 1,012 $51,488
Bird Island 915 $60,156
Buffalo Lake 810 $52,955
Grove City 722 $49,018
Hector 1,051 $56,467
Lake Lillian 235 $50,000
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