Demographics

People

Total Population634
Male Share of the Population53.9%
Female Share of the Population46.1%
Senior Citizens22.6%
Employed Population 16+312
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married56.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8%
Median Earnings25+$33,125
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,385
% Above Poverty Level87.7%
% Below Poverty Level12.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.2%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$98,300

Ancestry

German21.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.6%
Norwegian10.1%
Irish9.6%
Swedish8.8%
Italian5.7%
French Except Basque5.7%
Finnish4.1%
Canadian3.5%
English2.8%
Polish2.4%
Russian1.7%
Greek1.4%
Danishn1.4%
Belgian1.3%
Serbian1.1%
Dutch0.8%
Czech0.5%
Scottish0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
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Taconite Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyItasca County
P.O. Box Zip Codes55786
Phone Area Codes218
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude47.32
Approximate Longitude-93.38

Taconite Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGRAND RAPIDS FOREST LAB
Distance7 miles
Jan Temp-4 to 17 F
Apr Temp28 to 54 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 54 F
Annual Precip28.7 inches
StationPOKEGAMA DAM
Distance10.4 miles
Jan Temp-6 to 15 F
Apr Temp29 to 53 F
Jul Temp56 to 78 F
Oct Temp33 to 54 F
Annual Precip28.3 inches
StationWINNIBIGOSHISH DAM
Distance33.1 miles
Jan Temp-7 to 14 F
Apr Temp29 to 52 F
Jul Temp58 to 78 F
Oct Temp34 to 53 F
Annual Precip27.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bovey814$44,063
Calumet438$41,250
Coleraine1,648$60,179
Grand Rapids11,140$53,420
Marble590$45,313
Nashwauk1,119$62,386
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