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Demographics

People

Total Population4,488
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens22.1%
Employed Population 16+2,096
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married55.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.2%
Median Earnings25+$32,682
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,774

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,085
% Above Poverty Level77.4%
% Below Poverty Level22.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.7%

Housing

People Living Alone39.5%
Median Gross Rent$616
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

German46.8%
Norwegian17.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.3%
Irish10.1%
English4.4%
Swedish3.8%
Danishn3.3%
French Except Basque2.7%
Italian2.4%
Dutch2.4%
Czech1.3%
Polish1.1%
Austrian0.8%
Belgian0.8%
Finnish0.6%
Scottish0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
African0.1%
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Windom Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cottonwood County
Standard Zip Codes56101
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.86
Approximate Longitude-95.11

Windom Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWINDOM
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip29 inches
StationST JAMES FILT PLANT
Distance27.1 miles
Jan Temp4 to 21 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip27.6 inches
StationLAMBERTON SW EXP STN
Distance28.1 miles
Jan Temp2 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp35 to 60 F
Annual Precip26.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bingham Lake175$61,250
Heron Lake724$67,500
Jeffers387$43,889
Lakefield1,703$65,000
Mountain Lake2,084$52,941
Okabena240$57,500

Windom Public Libraries

Windom Public Library
904 4TH AVENUE
Windom, Minnesota
(507) 831-6131

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Windom Hospitals

Windom Area Hospital
(Government - Local)
2150 Hospital Drive
(507) 831-2400

Windom Public Schools

Early Childhood Learning Center
1012 5th Ave
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6940
Primary
Total Enrollment 18
Red Rock Ridge Area Learning Cntr
68 10th St
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6935
High
Total Enrollment 32
Red Rock Ridge Learning Center
68 10th St
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6935
Red Rock Ridge Setting Iv
68 10th St
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6935
Other
Total Enrollment 29
Windom Middle
1400 W 17th St
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6910
Middle
Total Enrollment 407
Windom Senior High
1400 W 17th St
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6910
High
Total Enrollment 257
Winfair Elementary
1454 6th Ave
ZIP: 56101
(507) 831-6925
Primary
Total Enrollment 341
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