|Male Share of the Population||54.7%|
|Female Share of the Population||45.3%|
|Employed Population 16+||394|
|Age of the Population||35|
|% of people married||38.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||9.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$95,625|
|% Above Poverty Level||85.3%|
|% Below Poverty Level||14.7%|
|Average Commute Time||12 minutes|
|% Working from Home||3%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||6.3%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||39.8%|
|Median Gross Rent||$880|
|Median House Value||$94,200|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||36.5%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||70 miles N of Duluth, Minnesota (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||201 miles N of Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Metro Area||Duluth - Superior|
|Standard Zip Codes||55790|
|Phone Area Codes||218|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||TOWER 3 S|
|Jan Temp||-14 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||22 to 51 F|
|Jul Temp||48 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||26 to 52 F|
|Annual Precip||29.1 inches|
|Station||WINTON POWER PLANT|
|Jan Temp||-9 to 14 F|
|Apr Temp||26 to 49 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 50 F|
|Annual Precip||27.9 inches|
|Station||EVELETH WASTE WATER PLT|
|Jan Temp||-5 to 15 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 50 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 51 F|
|Annual Precip||26.8 inches|
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