Vesta, Minnesota

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Vesta Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 91 miles NE of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Redwood
Standard Zip Codes 56287, 56292
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.507
Longitude -95.416

Vesta Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 37 to 57 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26.6 inches
Distance 18.5 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 22 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26.2 inches
Station TYLER
Distance 38.7 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 22 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 26.1 inches
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Vesta Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 339 100%
Male 161 47.5%
Female 178 52.5%
Under 18 107 31.6%
18+ 232 68.4%
65+ 70 20.6%
Median Age 34.8
Average Family Size 3.36
White 334 98.5%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.9%

Estimated Vesta Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 322
Growth -17
Growth % -5%

Vesta 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 47.3%
Polish 14.8%
English 9.5%
US/American 4.2%
Norwegian 4.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.4%
Scottish 3%
Irish 3%
European 1.5%
Belgian 1.5%
Swiss 1.5%
Swedish 1.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.5%
Welsh 0.8%
Italian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
Canadian 0.8%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Vesta 339 $34,583
Belview 412 $42,857
Echo 278 $35,500
Lucan 226 $38,750
Milroy 271 $36,042
Wabasso 643 $44,773
Wood Lake 436 $46,875
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Vesta High Schools (2004)

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Serves 13 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.3

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