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People

Total Population1,035
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens25.5%
Employed Population 16+409
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married41.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.8%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,583
% Above Poverty Level83.9%
% Below Poverty Level16.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone32.8%
Median Gross Rent$667
Median House Value$92,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.3%
US/American0%
English3.3%
Irish5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Parkers Prairie Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 69 miles NW of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City128 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
CountyOtter Tail
Standard Zip Codes56361
Phone Area Codes218
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude46.153
Longitude-95.328

Parkers Prairie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWADENA 3 S
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp-5 to 16 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp32 to 55 F
Annual Precip26.4 inches
StationOTTERTAIL
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 20 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches
StationMELROSE
Distance40.3 miles
Jan Temp0 to 20 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip27.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bertha512$51,042
Carlos506$67,596
Eagle Bend450$51,042
Henning857$44,750
Hewitt248$44,688

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Parkers Prairie High Schools

PARKERS PRAIRIE SEC.
411 S. OTTER AVE.
218-338-6011
Serves 340 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.5

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