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People

Total Population 449
Male Share of the Population 52.6%
Female Share of the Population 47.4%
Senior Citizens 31.8%
Employed Population 16+ 227
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,792
% Above Poverty Level 87.9%
% Below Poverty Level 12.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 41.4%
Median Gross Rent $470
Median House Value $43,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.5%
US/American 0%
English 4.2%
Irish 3.6%

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

Kiester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles SW of Rochester, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 102 miles S of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Faribault
Standard Zip Codes 56051
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.536
Longitude -93.711

Kiester 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 FOREST CITY 2 NNE
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.2 inches
Station WINNEBAGO
Distance 28.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 21 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.1 inches
Station SWEA CITY 1 NE
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 30.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alden 643 $56,563
Bricelyn 315 $52,500
Conger 176 $66,250
Emmons 413 $50,313
Frost 227 $45,625

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

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