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People

Total Population 4,871
Male Share of the Population 46.9%
Female Share of the Population 53.1%
Senior Citizens 15.5%
Employed Population 16+ 2,429
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 57.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.5%
Median Earnings25+ $34,979
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,722
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,528

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,844
% Above Poverty Level 87.6%
% Below Poverty Level 12.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 30.7%
Median Gross Rent $601
Median House Value $163,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.8%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 9.6%

La Crescent Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles NW of La Crosse, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 117 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Houston
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.
Latitude 43.828
Longitude -91.303

La Crescent 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 LA CROSSE MUNICIPAL AP
Distance 4.7 miles
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
Distance 13.5 miles
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
Distance 18.4 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, La Crescent, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dresbach (55947)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brownsville 508 $51,250
Caledonia 2,824 $56,000
Dakota 335 $72,500
Hokah 559 $63,906
Houston 1,014 $54,750

La Crescent Public Libraries

Library
La Crescent Public Library
321 MAIN STREET
La Crescent, Minnesota
(507) 895-4047
Library Web Site

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Serves 996 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.6

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