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People

Total Population 299
Male Share of the Population 55.9%
Female Share of the Population 44.1%
Senior Citizens 14.4%
Employed Population 16+ 148
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 47%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.4%
Median Earnings25+ $30,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,292
% Above Poverty Level 80.3%
% Below Poverty Level 19.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.2%
Median Gross Rent $418
Median House Value $60,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.7%
US/American 0%
English 1%
Irish 5.7%

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

Echo Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 89 miles SW of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Yellow Medicine
Standard Zip Codes 56237
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.616
Longitude -95.417

Echo 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 REDWOOD FALLS MUNICIPAL
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 37 to 57 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26.6 inches
Station LAMBERTON SW EXP STN
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 22 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26.2 inches
Station WILLMAR STATE HOSPITAL
Distance 40.8 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
Belview 412 $47,750
Cottonwood 1,257 $56,250
Hanley Falls 398 $61,563

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

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Echo High Schools

E.C.H.O. CHARTER SCHOOL
101 ROCKET AVENUE BOX 158
507-925-4143
A Charter School.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 158 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11

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