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Demographics

People

Total Population160
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens48.1%
Employed Population 16+79
Age of the Population64

Families

% of people married67.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.2%
Median Earnings25+$21,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,781
% Above Poverty Level88.1%
% Below Poverty Level11.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work19%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone43%
Median Gross Rent$357
Median House Value$37,500

Ancestry

German51.9%
Irish13.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.9%
English11.3%
Norwegian5%
Russian4.4%
Czech3.8%
Finnish3.8%
Swedish3.1%
Dutch2.5%
Polish1.3%
Danishn0.6%
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Hecla Almanac

CategoryValue
County Brown County
Standard Zip Codes57446
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.88
Approximate Longitude-98.15

Hecla Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLUMBIA 8 N
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 19 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 84 F
Oct Temp32 to 58 F
Annual Precip20.3 inches
StationOAKES 2 S
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 18 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp57 to 84 F
Oct Temp32 to 58 F
Annual Precip19.5 inches
StationABERDEEN RGNL AP
Distance32.6 miles
Jan Temp1 to 21 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 85 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip20.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Britton1,689$67,344
Claremont124$48,750
Columbia149$61,250
Frederick240$61,250
Langford417$67,500
Westport123$61,786
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