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Demographics

People

Total Population10,311
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens23.4%
Employed Population 16+4,987
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married46.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,247
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,961

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,840
% Above Poverty Level85.9%
% Below Poverty Level14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone36.5%
Median Gross Rent$580
Median House Value$116,900

Ancestry

German42.7%
Norwegian14.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.3%
Irish7.7%
English4.8%
Swedish4.8%
Polish3.9%
French Except Basque2.6%
Danishn2.5%
Russian2.4%
Dutch1.6%
Lithuanian0.8%
Italian0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Canadian0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Czech0.6%
Arab0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Syrian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
US/American0.1%
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Fairmont Almanac

CategoryValue
County Martin County
Standard Zip Codes56031
P.O. Box Zip Codes56075
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.64
Approximate Longitude-94.45

Fairmont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFAIRMONT
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp5 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches
StationWINNEBAGO
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp3 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.1 inches
StationSWEA CITY 1 NE
Distance19.6 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip30.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ceylon347$39,167
Granada271$62,292
Northrop206$55,000
Sherburn1,078$62,917
Truman1,057$54,000
Welcome716$45,114

Fairmont Public Libraries

Martin County Library
110 NORTH PARK STREET
Fairmont, Minnesota
(507) 238-4207

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Fairmont Hospitals

Mayo Clinic Health Sys Fairmnt
(Non-profit)
800 Medical Ctr Drive Po 800
(507) 238-8100

Fairmont Public Schools

Fairmont Elementary School
714 Victoria Street Ste 101
ZIP: 56031
(507) 238-4487
Primary
Total Enrollment 899
Fairmont Jr./sr. High School
900 Johnson St
ZIP: 56031
(507) 238-4411
High
Total Enrollment 817
Pathways
1200 North Park Street
ZIP: 56031
(507) 238-1472
Other
Total Enrollment 2
Southern Plains Education Coop.
714 Victoria Street
ZIP: 56031
(507) 238-1472
Primary
Total Enrollment 71

Fairmont Private Schools

St James Lutheran School
108 S James St
ZIP: 56031
Elementary
Total Enrollment 44
St John Vianney School
911 S Prairie Ave
ZIP: 56031
Elementary
Total Enrollment 93
St Paul's Lutheran School
201 Oxford St
ZIP: 56031
Elementary
Total Enrollment 122
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