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Demographics

People

Total Population355
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+152
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married62.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.4%
Median Earnings25+$21,313
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,556
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,139
% Above Poverty Level83.9%
% Below Poverty Level16.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.7%
Median Gross Rent$821
Median House Value$45,000

Ancestry

German18%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.2%
Polish13.2%
French Except Basque10.7%
Italian9%
Finnish8.2%
English6.8%
Swedish6.2%
Canadian5.4%
Irish5.4%
Dutch2.3%
Scottish1.7%
Czech1.4%
Danishn1.1%
Norwegian0.6%
Serbian0.3%
Slovene0.3%
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Gaastra Almanac

CategoryValue
County Iron County
Standard Zip Codes49927
Phone Area Codes906
Time ZoneAmerica/Menominee
Approximate Latitude46.05
Approximate Longitude-88.6

Gaastra Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSTAMBAUGH 2 SSE
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp-4 to 20 F
Apr Temp25 to 50 F
Jul Temp51 to 77 F
Oct Temp31 to 53 F
Annual Precip30.3 inches
StationBEECHWOOD 7 WNW
Distance15.9 miles
Jan Temp2 to 22 F
Apr Temp28 to 53 F
Jul Temp53 to 78 F
Oct Temp34 to 55 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationBRULE ISLAND
Distance20.1 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 20 F
Apr Temp28 to 51 F
Jul Temp53 to 79 F
Oct Temp33 to 53 F
Annual Precip30 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alpha175$0
Caspian648$39,861
Crystal Falls1,618$48,583
Iron River2,911$35,781
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