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Demographics

People

Total Population326
Male Share of the Population56.4%
Female Share of the Population43.6%
Senior Citizens19.6%
Employed Population 16+158
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married57.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.4%
Median Earnings25+$38,125
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,438

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,875
% Above Poverty Level84.7%
% Below Poverty Level15.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.5%
Median Gross Rent$550
Median House Value$118,800

Ancestry

German39.6%
Norwegian27.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.3%
Irish14.4%
English6.1%
Polish3.7%
Austrian3.1%
Russian3.1%
French Except Basque2.8%
Swiss2.5%
Swedish1.5%
Canadian0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Italian0.9%
Finnish0.6%
Czech0.6%
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Nelson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buffalo County
Standard Zip Codes54756
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.42
Approximate Longitude-92

Nelson 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
Distance7.1 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
Distance19 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
Distance30.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alma691$64,028
Buffalo City987$66,346
Cochrane419$60,000
Durand1,738$56,818
Pepin841$56,607
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