La Crescent strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Minnesota):
Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
Short Commute Times
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
Comparing La Crescent to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Minnesota (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||3 miles NW of La Crosse, Wisconsin (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||117 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Metro Area||La Crosse|
|Standard Zip Codes||55947|
|Phone Area Codes||507|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||LA CROSSE MUNICIPAL AP|
|Jan Temp||6 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||32.3 inches|
|Station||TREMPEALEAU DAM 6|
|Jan Temp||6 to 24 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||32.9 inches|
|Station||GENOA DAM 8|
|Jan Temp||8 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||33.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||36||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||5,095|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.6%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, La Crescent, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Dresbach (55947)
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