Garfield, Minnesota

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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

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
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
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
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
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Garfield Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 281 100%
Male 129 45.9%
Female 152 54.1%
Under 18 83 29.5%
18+ 198 70.5%
65+ 28 10%
Median Age 30.8
Average Family Size 3.24
White 275 97.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.7%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 3 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Garfield Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 297
Growth 16
Growth % 5.7%

Garfield Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 47.5%
Norwegian 22.2%
Irish 6.6%
Swedish 4.3%
Finnish 3.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.3%
Dutch 1.9%
Czech 1.9%
African 1.6%
Polish 1.6%
US/American 1.2%
Scottish 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
English 0.8%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Garfield 281 $35,714
Alexandria 8,820 $38,245
Brandon 450 $38,500
Carlos 329 $44,250
Evansville 566 $36,364
Miltona 279 $38,958
Nelson 172 $35,694
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