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People

Total Population 774
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 20.4%
Employed Population 16+ 317
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 57.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,182
% Above Poverty Level 78%
% Below Poverty Level 22%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 8.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.6%
Median Gross Rent $579
Median House Value $79,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.5%
US/American 0%
English 4.8%
Irish 3.5%

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

Welcome Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 99 miles SW of Eden Prairie, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles SW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Martin
Standard Zip Codes 56181
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.666
Longitude -94.619

Welcome 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 FAIRMONT
Distance 7.7 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Station WINNEBAGO
Distance 22.9 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 21 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.1 inches
Station ST JAMES FILT PLANT
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 21 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 27.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ceylon 322 $46,000
Dunnell 173 $58,438
Fairmont 10,387 $62,049

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

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