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People

Total Population 2,780
Male Share of the Population 71.5%
Female Share of the Population 28.5%
Senior Citizens 10%
Employed Population 16+ 676
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 24%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,625
% Above Poverty Level 81.2%
% Below Poverty Level 18.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 5.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.1%
% Using Public Transportation 2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 40.3%
Median Gross Rent $748
Median House Value $93,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.4%
US/American 0%
English 5.4%
Irish 5.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sandstone Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles SW of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 81 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Pine
Standard Zip Codes 55072
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.131
Longitude -92.867

Sandstone 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 HINCKLEY
Distance 10.3 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 MOOSE LAKE 1 SSE
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 20 F
Apr Temp 28 to 55 F
Jul Temp 54 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 56 F
Annual Precip 29.6 inches
Station MORA
Distance 26.9 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Danforth (55072)

Dell Grove (55072)

Groningen (55072)

Markville (55072)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Askov 370 $65,000
Brook Park 102 $45,833
Finlayson 261 $56,250
Hinckley 1,688 $36,857

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Sandstone High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

EAST CENTRAL SR.
214 EAGLE DR.
320-245-2216
Serves 290 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

CROSSROADS ALC
130 ORIOLE AVE. E.
320-245-3070
A Non-traditional School
Serves 66 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6

SANDSTONE ST. CROIX
RT. 2
320-245-5214
A Non-traditional School
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 53 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 3.8

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