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Demographics

People

Total Population429
Male Share of the Population53.4%
Female Share of the Population46.6%
Senior Citizens21.7%
Employed Population 16+210
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married44.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.1%
Median Earnings25+$29,286
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,250
% Above Poverty Level90.6%
% Below Poverty Level9.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone43.9%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$84,000

Ancestry

Irish18.4%
English15.9%
Norwegian11.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.3%
Czech4.7%
Dutch4.4%
Polish3.5%
French Except Basque1.6%
Scottish1.4%
Russian0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Swedish0.7%
German0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Canadian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
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Blue River Almanac

CategoryValue
County Richland County
Standard Zip Codes53518
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.18
Approximate Longitude-90.57

Blue River Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRICHLAND CENTER
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp5 to 26 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.6 inches
StationGAYS MILLS
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp32 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationDODGEVILLE
Distance26.8 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Avoca600$36,477
Boaz117$61,875
Boscobel3,187$46,875
Highland924$56,016
Muscoda1,392$45,000
Richland Center5,076$56,648
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