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Demographics

People

Total Population184
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens31%
Employed Population 16+93
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married66%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.8%
Median Earnings25+$21,964
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,500
% Above Poverty Level90.7%
% Below Poverty Level9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.1%
Median Gross Rent$770
Median House Value$97,100

Ancestry

Norwegian57.6%
German31.5%
Irish10.9%
Polish5.4%
English3.8%
Russian2.2%
Canadian2.2%
Swedish1.6%
French Except Basque1.1%
Italian1.1%
Czech1.1%
Finnish0.5%
Dutch0.5%
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Peterson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fillmore County
Standard Zip Codes55962
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.78
Approximate Longitude-91.83

Peterson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPRESTON
Distance14.2 miles
Jan Temp2 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches
StationTREMPEALEAU DAM 6
Distance24.9 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
StationDODGE
Distance27.9 miles
Jan Temp2 to 26 F
Apr Temp33 to 60 F
Jul Temp58 to 85 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Houston1,052$63,269
Lanesboro730$72,778
Lewiston1,538$69,659
Preston1,383$60,729
Rushford1,940$60,500
Utica330$67,188

Peterson Public Schools

Rushford-peterson Middle
193 Park St
ZIP: 55962
(507) 875-2238
Middle
Total Enrollment 147
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