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Demographics

People

Total Population153
Male Share of the Population53.6%
Female Share of the Population46.4%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+73
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married49.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.2%
Median Earnings25+$27,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,417
% Above Poverty Level82.8%
% Below Poverty Level17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.9%
Median Gross Rent$390
Median House Value$62,200

Ancestry

German51.6%
Polish14.4%
Norwegian12.4%
Irish7.2%
French Except Basque5.9%
Czech3.3%
English3.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)2.6%
Danishn2%
Russian1.3%
Finnish1.3%
Scottish0.7%
Austrian0.7%
Dutch0.7%
Canadian0.7%
Italian0.7%
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Dent Almanac

CategoryValue
County Otter Tail County
Standard Zip Codes56528
Phone Area Codes218
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude46.55
Approximate Longitude-95.71

Dent Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOTTERTAIL
Distance11.8 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 20 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches
StationWADENA 3 S
Distance29 miles
Jan Temp-5 to 16 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp32 to 55 F
Annual Precip26.4 inches
StationELBOW LAKE
Distance41.2 miles
Jan Temp-5 to 16 F
Apr Temp31 to 54 F
Jul Temp58 to 81 F
Oct Temp33 to 57 F
Annual Precip23.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Frazee1,270$51,103
New York Mills1,458$47,422
Ottertail414$63,889
Perham3,172$61,776
Richville64$43,750
Vergas350$60,000
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