Demographics

People

Total Population7,623
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens16%
Employed Population 16+4,055
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married36.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,709
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,603
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,273

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,406
% Above Poverty Level80.8%
% Below Poverty Level19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.5%
Median Gross Rent$845
Median House Value$150,300

Ancestry

German35.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
African11.5%
Irish10.1%
Norwegian9.1%
Somali7.1%
Polish6.5%
Swedish4.5%
English3.7%
French Except Basque2.4%
Ethiopian2.1%
Italian1.4%
Czech1.1%
Scottish0.8%
Finnish0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Haitian0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Slovak0.5%
Welsh0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Arab0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Slovene0.2%
Belgian0.1%
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Waite Park Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyStearns County
Standard Zip Codes56387, 56388
Phone Area Codes320
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.55
Approximate Longitude-94.22

Waite Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationST CLOUD MUNICIPAL AP
Distance8.4 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip27.1 inches
StationSANTIAGO 3 E
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp0 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 60 F
Annual Precip30.5 inches
StationMELROSE
Distance30.7 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
Rockville2,533$90,431
Sartell17,076$93,397
Sauk Rapids13,528$63,693
St. Cloud67,513$63,670
St. Joseph6,938$66,631
St. Stephen916$81,029

Waite Park Public Schools

Discovery Community Elementary
700 S 7th St
ZIP: 56387
(320) 251-7770
Primary
Total Enrollment 508
Saint Cloud Math And Science Academ
136 Division Street
ZIP: 56387
(320) 249-0069
Primary
Total Enrollment 138
St Cloud Area Learning Center
216 N 8th Ave
ZIP: 56387
(320) 203-8470
High
Total Enrollment 279

Waite Park Private Schools

Holy Innocents School
1705 County Road 137
ZIP: 56387
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 24
St Joseph School
108 6th Ave N
ZIP: 56387
Elementary
Total Enrollment 90
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