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People

Total Population678
Male Share of the Population53.1%
Female Share of the Population46.9%
Senior Citizens31.3%
Employed Population 16+272
Age of the Population55

Families

% of people married53.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.3%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,788
% Above Poverty Level93%
% Below Poverty Level7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work11%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.9%
Median Gross Rent$552
Median House Value$133,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.6%
US/American0%
English3.4%
Irish7.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Alma Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 34 miles NE of Rochester, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City72 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota
CountyBuffalo
Standard Zip Codes54610
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude44.32
Longitude-91.914

Alma Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALMA DAM 4
Distance1.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 23 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 58 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationMONDOVI
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp4 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationDODGE
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp2 to 26 F
Apr Temp33 to 60 F
Jul Temp58 to 85 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Alma, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Cream (54610)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buffalo City1,035$66,250
Cochrane442$63,214
Fountain City853$50,125
Mondovi2,693$55,000
Nelson324$48,333
Pepin818$53,359

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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ALMA HI
S1618 STATE ROAD 35
608-685-4416
Serves 136 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.2

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