Le Roy, Minnesota

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Le Roy, Minnesota

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Le Roy strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Minnesota):

Category Trophy
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Le Roy Walking and Biking to Work
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Le Roy Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Le Roy Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Le Roy, Minnesota

Comparing Le Roy to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Minnesota (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 9 7
Well-Paid Single Men 8 7
Male Share of the Population 8 7
Age of the Population 7 7
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Female Share of the Population 3 4
Racial Diversity 2 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 4
Average Household Size 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 6
Median Family Income 7 5
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
College Educated Adults 5 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 10
Public Transportation Use 10 9
Working at Home 7 6
Short Commute Times 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 10
People Living Alone 9 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 4
Housing Recently Built 2 1

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Le Roy Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles S of Rochester, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Mower
Standard Zip Codes 55951
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.509
Longitude -92.503

Le Roy Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 21 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
Station CRESCO 1 NE
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 22 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 59 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Distance 24.4 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 34.2 inches
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Le Roy Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 925 100%
Male 458 49.5%
Female 467 50.5%
Under 18 226 24.4%
18+ 699 75.6%
65+ 198 21.4%
Median Age 39.2
Average Family Size 2.9
White 918 99.2%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 1%

Estimated Le Roy Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 917
Growth -8
Growth % -0.9%

Le Roy 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 36.6%
Norwegian 29.2%
US/American 11.6%
Irish 5.9%
English 3.2%
Polish 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Czech 1.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.2%
German Russian 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Swedish 0.9%
Dutch 0.7%
European 0.7%
French Canadian 0.7%
Canadian 0.5%
Italian 0.5%
Northern European 0.5%
Danish 0.5%
Welsh 0.2%
Scottish 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Le Roy 925 $45,156
Adams 800 $38,125
Dexter 333 $41,250
Elkton 149 $43,125
Grand Meadow 945 $46,667
Ostrander 212 $57,500
Spring Valley 2,518 $42,468

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Le Roy Public Library
Le Roy, Minnesota
(507) 324-5641

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