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Demographics

People

Total Population1,619
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens21.5%
Employed Population 16+825
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married53%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$35,106
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$44,167
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,417

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,688
% Above Poverty Level91.9%
% Below Poverty Level8.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.6%
Median Gross Rent$625
Median House Value$89,900

Ancestry

German50.6%
Norwegian13.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.2%
Irish6.7%
Swedish5.5%
English5.5%
Austrian3.3%
Danishn3.2%
Dutch2.6%
Czech2.3%
Egyptian1.6%
Arab1.6%
French Except Basque1.4%
Scottish0.8%
Polish0.7%
Belgian0.7%
Icelander0.6%
Canadian0.3%
Italian0.2%
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Lakefield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jackson County
Standard Zip Codes56150
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.67
Approximate Longitude-95.17

Lakefield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWINDOM
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip29 inches
StationWORTHINGTON 2 NNE
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip27.7 inches
StationSPENCER 1 N
Distance35.4 miles
Jan Temp5 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip28.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alpha152$80,625
Brewster459$85,750
Heron Lake708$58,611
Jackson3,258$64,966
Okabena174$51,250
Windom4,545$61,406

Lakefield Public Schools

Jackson County Central Middle
205 4th Ave N
ZIP: 56150
(507) 662-6625
Middle
Total Enrollment 277
Pleasantview Elementary
110 Milwaukee St
ZIP: 56150
(507) 662-6218
Primary
Total Enrollment 167

Lakefield Private Schools

Immanuel Lutheran School
620 Bush St
ZIP: 56150
Elementary
Total Enrollment 62
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