Montrose, Minnesota

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Montrose, Minnesota

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High Points

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

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Well-Paid Single Men
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Top 9% Montrose Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Montrose Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Montrose, Minnesota

Comparing Montrose 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 8 7
Racial Diversity 5 7
Senior Citizens 1 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Age of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 7
Portion of People Married 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 7
People Above Poverty 8 6
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
College Educated Adults 4 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 6
Walking and Biking to Work 7 4
Working at Home 6 3
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 9
People Living Alone 8 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 5
Affordability of Rents 4 4

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Montrose Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles W of Maple Grove, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 32 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Wright
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55363
Phone Area Codes 763
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.065
Longitude -93.91

Montrose Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station DELANO
Distance 5.5 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 20 F
Apr Temp 33 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 27.2 inches
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 30.5 inches
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp -0 to 20 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 59 F
Annual Precip 27.1 inches
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Montrose Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,143 100%
Male 592 51.8%
Female 551 48.2%
Under 18 328 28.7%
18+ 815 71.3%
65+ 90 7.9%
Median Age 29.5
Average Family Size 3.18
White 1,111 97.2%
African-American 8 0.7%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 15 1.3%
Mixed Race 7 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1.3%

Estimated Montrose Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,246
Growth 1,103
Growth % 96.5%

Montrose 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 46.2%
Irish 9.9%
Norwegian 9.6%
Swedish 7%
Polish 4.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.7%
US/American 3.9%
Finnish 3.3%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
European 2%
English 1.4%
French Canadian 1.1%
Welsh 0.7%
Czech 0.7%
Danish 0.7%
Dutch 0.5%
Scottish 0.4%
Swiss 0.3%
Belgian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Montrose 1,143 $52,833
Buffalo 10,097 $59,250
Delano 3,837 $63,011
Howard Lake 1,853 $49,327
Rockford 3,484 $56,607
Watertown 3,029 $56,136
Waverly 732 $57,750
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