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People

Total Population 251
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 17.1%
Employed Population 16+ 156
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 45.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.9%
Median Earnings25+ $32,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,000
% Above Poverty Level 89.2%
% Below Poverty Level 10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.1%
Median Gross Rent $625
Median House Value $116,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6%
US/American 0%
English 1.6%
Irish 6.8%

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

Garfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles W of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 126 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Douglas
Standard Zip Codes 56332
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.94
Longitude -95.491

Garfield 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 ALEXANDRIA CHANDLER AP
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 17 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 36 to 55 F
Annual Precip 26 inches
Station LONG PRAIRIE
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp -0 to 19 F
Apr Temp 33 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches
Station MORRIS WC EXP STN
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp -2 to 18 F
Apr Temp 34 to 54 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 35 to 58 F
Annual Precip 25.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alexandria 11,614 $55,548
Brandon 496 $61,667
Carlos 506 $67,596
Evansville 603 $40,625

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

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