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Demographics

People

Total Population1,388
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens10.3%
Employed Population 16+707
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married57.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.7%
Median Earnings25+$38,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,563
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,000
% Above Poverty Level91.6%
% Below Poverty Level8.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone16.6%
Median Gross Rent$727
Median House Value$140,600

Ancestry

German47.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
Norwegian12.7%
Irish8.9%
French Except Basque7.6%
Swedish4.9%
Czech4.8%
English3.3%
Polish3%
Dutch1.1%
Welsh0.9%
Italian0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Danishn0.4%
Scottish0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
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Medford Almanac

CategoryValue
County Steele County
Standard Zip Codes55049
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.17
Approximate Longitude-93.24

Medford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOWATONNA
Distance5.2 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip31.6 inches
StationWASECA EXP STATION
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp1 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationST PETER 2 SW
Distance37.6 miles
Jan Temp2 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 61 F
Annual Precip29.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Faribault23,530$65,189

Medford Public Schools

Medford Elementary
750 2nd Ave Se
ZIP: 55049
(507) 451-5250
Primary
Total Enrollment 478
Medford Secondary
750 2nd Ave Se
ZIP: 55049
(507) 214-6302
High
Total Enrollment 375
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