Demographics

People

Total Population5,087
Male Share of the Population50.4%
Female Share of the Population49.6%
Senior Citizens18.6%
Employed Population 16+2,723
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married60.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher47.2%
Median Earnings25+$43,895
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$5,288
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,648
% Above Poverty Level93.9%
% Below Poverty Level6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$782
Median House Value$176,400

Ancestry

German47.9%
Norwegian25%
Irish13%
Polish9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.4%
English5.2%
French Except Basque3.3%
Czech2.1%
Danishn1.8%
Swedish1.7%
Italian1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Russian0.7%
Canadian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Luxemburger0.3%
Portuguese0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Slovak0.1%
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La Crescent Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyHouston 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$68,558
Caledonia2,769$64,485
Dakota311$85,250
Hokah617$86,875
Houston1,078$61,786
Rushford1,806$62,298

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
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
Lacrescent Montessori Academy
1116 S Oak St
ZIP: 55947
(507) 895-4054
Primary
Total Enrollment 48
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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