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Demographics

People

Total Population1,213
Male Share of the Population50.3%
Female Share of the Population49.7%
Senior Citizens9.4%
Employed Population 16+665
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married61.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.4%
Median Earnings25+$41,953
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,231

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,417
% Above Poverty Level90.8%
% Below Poverty Level9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation3.2%

Housing

People Living Alone20.3%
Median Gross Rent$561
Median House Value$141,100

Ancestry

Norwegian21.4%
Irish15.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.9%
English5.9%
Polish2.9%
Dutch2.1%
Italian1.6%
Swedish1.3%
Scottish1%
Canadian0.8%
Russian0.7%
Czech0.7%
French Except Basque0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Greek0.6%
Finnish0.3%
German0.2%
Danishn0.2%
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Elgin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wabasha County
Standard Zip Codes55932
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.13
Approximate Longitude-92.25

Elgin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTHEILMAN
Distance11.1 miles
Jan Temp1 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.4 inches
StationALMA DAM 4
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp7 to 23 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 58 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationPRESTON
Distance33.4 miles
Jan Temp2 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Elba128$34,219
Eyota2,073$76,667
Hammond67$77,500
Millville159$72,500
Plainview3,267$73,438
Rochester111,396$83,609

Elgin Public Schools

Plainview-elgin-millville 4-6
210 2nd St Sw
ZIP: 55932
(507) 876-2213
Middle
Total Enrollment 347
Plainview-elgin-millville Junior
70 1st St Se
ZIP: 55932
(507) 876-2521
Middle
Total Enrollment 224
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