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People

Total Population 2,493
Male Share of the Population 48.5%
Female Share of the Population 51.5%
Senior Citizens 22.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,162
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 49.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.4%
Median Earnings25+ $32,581
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $7,143
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,154

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,310
% Above Poverty Level 83.1%
% Below Poverty Level 16.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.5%
Median Gross Rent $683
Median House Value $103,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14%
US/American 0%
English 2.4%
Irish 5.3%

Granite Falls Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 85 miles SW of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Yellow Medicine
Standard Zip Codes 56241
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.81
Longitude -95.545

Granite Falls 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 MONTEVIDEO 1 SW
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 20 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 36 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26 inches
Station MARSHALL
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 25.7 inches
Station REDWOOD FALLS MUNICIPAL
Distance 29 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clarkfield 750 $54,063
Hanley Falls 296 $59,375
Maynard 379 $59,063

Granite Falls Hospitals

MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL AND GRANITE MANOR
(Government - Local)
345 TENTH AVENUE
(320) 564-3111
Emergency Service: Yes

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Granite Falls High Schools

GRANITE FALLS SR.
450 9TH AVE.
320-564-4083
Serves 397 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.1

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