Rock Creek, Minnesota

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Comparative Profile of Rock Creek, Minnesota

Comparing Rock Creek 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 6 3
Age of the Population 4 5
Racial Diversity 3 3
Senior Citizens 2 3
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 10 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 8 6
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
People Above Poverty 5 3
College Educated Adults 2 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Short Commute Times 1 1


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

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Rock Creek Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles N of Coon Rapids, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 55 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Pine
P.O. Box Zip Codes 55067
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.757
Longitude -92.962

Rock Creek 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 20 F
Apr Temp 31 to 55 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 31.7 inches
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 18 F
Apr Temp 31 to 54 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 56 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station MORA
Distance 18.5 miles
Jan Temp -6 to 21 F
Apr Temp 30 to 56 F
Jul Temp 55 to 83 F
Oct Temp 31 to 58 F
Annual Precip 28.4 inches
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Rock Creek Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,119 100%
Male 586 52.4%
Female 533 47.6%
Under 18 341 30.5%
18+ 778 69.5%
65+ 111 9.9%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 3.24
White 1,100 98.3%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 5 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 0.8%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.4%

Estimated Rock Creek Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,265
Growth 146
Growth % 13%

Rock Creek 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 32.8%
Swedish 21%
Norwegian 10.8%
Irish 6.4%
US/American 4.3%
English 4.1%
Czech 3.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.9%
Polish 2.7%
Italian 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.6%
Scottish 1.1%
Czechoslovakian 1.1%
Finnish 1%
Russian 1%
French Canadian 0.8%
Greek 0.5%
Danish 0.5%
Haitian 0.5%
Dutch 0.4%
Austrian 0.3%
Swiss 0.2%
Serbian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Rock Creek 1,119 $48,482
Braham 1,276 $43,229
Brook Park 156 $45,625
Harris 1,121 $51,719
North Branch 8,023 $56,512
Pine City 3,043 $37,639
Rush City 2,102 $40,380
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