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Demographics

People

Total Population1,708
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens33.2%
Employed Population 16+637
Age of the Population57

Families

% of people married52.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,994
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,313

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,921
% Above Poverty Level90.6%
% Below Poverty Level9.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36%
Median Gross Rent$648
Median House Value$93,600

Ancestry

German29.4%
Norwegian15.4%
Irish13.8%
English10.2%
Swedish9.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.7%
Finnish8%
French Except Basque3.8%
Italian2.8%
Danishn2.6%
Polish2.5%
Dutch1.5%
Slovene1.2%
Canadian1%
Croatian0.7%
Czech0.6%
Scottish0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Haitian0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Luxemburger0.2%
Slovak0.2%
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Silver Bay Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lake County
Standard Zip Codes55614
Phone Area Codes218
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude47.29
Approximate Longitude-91.27

Silver Bay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTWO HARBORS
Distance26.4 miles
Jan Temp5 to 23 F
Apr Temp31 to 48 F
Jul Temp53 to 74 F
Oct Temp38 to 53 F
Annual Precip30.5 inches
StationBRIMSON 1 E
Distance27.8 miles
Jan Temp-9 to 16 F
Apr Temp24 to 50 F
Jul Temp50 to 77 F
Oct Temp29 to 52 F
Annual Precip29.8 inches
StationBAYFIELD 6 N
Distance35.2 miles
Jan Temp3 to 21 F
Apr Temp30 to 50 F
Jul Temp56 to 77 F
Oct Temp36 to 55 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beaver Bay121$62,500

Silver Bay Public Libraries

Silver Bay Public Library
9 DAVIS DRIVE
Silver Bay, Minnesota
(218) 226-4331

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Silver Bay Public Schools

Kelley Secondary
137 Banks Blvd
ZIP: 55614
(218) 226-4437
High
Total Enrollment 189
William Kelley Elementary
137 Banks Blvd
ZIP: 55614
(218) 226-4437
Primary
Total Enrollment 175
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