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Demographics

People

Total Population4,808
Male Share of the Population48.6%
Female Share of the Population51.4%
Senior Citizens18.1%
Employed Population 16+2,338
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married60.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.9%
Median Earnings25+$37,083
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,411

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,810
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone28.1%
Median Gross Rent$653
Median House Value$168,800

Ancestry

German49.4%
Norwegian22.8%
Irish9.5%
English7.4%
Polish7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.2%
French Except Basque4.7%
Italian3.1%
Swedish1.9%
Danishn1.6%
Czech1.6%
Scottish0.8%
Russian0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Finnish0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Belgian0.2%
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La Crescent Almanac

CategoryValue
County Houston County
Standard Zip Codes55947
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.82
Approximate Longitude-91.3

La Crescent Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLA CROSSE MUNICIPAL AP
Distance4.7 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.3 inches
StationTREMPEALEAU DAM 6
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp6 to 24 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.9 inches
StationGENOA DAM 8
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp8 to 25 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownsville566$65,625
Caledonia2,799$60,250
Dakota322$81,563
Hokah539$63,636
Houston1,052$63,269

La Crescent Public Libraries

La Crescent Public Library
321 MAIN STREET
La Crescent, Minnesota
(507) 895-4047

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La Crescent Public Schools

La Crescent Sec Montessori Academy
1116 South Oak Street
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-4054
High
Total Enrollment 13
Lacrescent Montessori Academy
1116 S Oak St
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-4054
Primary
Total Enrollment 48
La Crescent Senior High
1301 Lancer Blvd
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-4484
High
Total Enrollment 410
La Crescent-hokah Elementary
504 S Oak St
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-4484
Primary
Total Enrollment 396
La Crescent-hokah Middle School
1301 Lancer Blvd
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-5060
Middle
Total Enrollment 339
Se Minnesota Virtual Academy(semva)
703 S 11th St
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-5117

La Crescent Private Schools

Crucifixion School
420 S 2nd St
ZIP: 55947
Elementary
Total Enrollment 82
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