Wood Lake, MN

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Wood Lake Profile


Overview

Wood Lake is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 405 people and just one neighborhood, Wood Lake is the 431st largest community in Minnesota. Much of the housing stock in Wood Lake was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Wood Lake, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.92% of Wood Lake’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wood Lake is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wood Lake who work in office and administrative support (11.68%), sales jobs (9.35%), and maintenance occupations (7.94%).

Also of interest is that Wood Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Wood Lake is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Wood Lake really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Wood Lake perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Being a small city, Wood Lake does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Wood Lake Demographics

The citizens of Wood Lake are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.68% of adults in Wood Lake have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Wood Lake in 2010 was $23,891, which is middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,564 for a family of four. However, Wood Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wood Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wood Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Wood Lake include Norwegian, Polish, Irish, and Czech.

The most common language spoken in Wood Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Scandinavian languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wood Lake 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Wood Lake 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 22.22
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Wood Lake 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST


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District Quality Compared to Minnesota

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Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Bert Raney Elementary School
555 7 Th St
Granite Falls, MN, 56241
PK-05
Yellow Medicine East High School
450 9 Th Ave
Granite Falls, MN, 56241
09-12
Yellow Medicine East Middle School
450 9 Th Ave
Granite Falls, MN, 56241
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.5% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.0% 31.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.5% 7.1%

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LAKEVIEW SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lakeview Elementary
875 Barstad Rd N
Cottonwood, MN, 56229
PK-06
Lakeview Secondary
875 Barstad Rd N
Cottonwood, MN, 56229
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.9% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.1% 31.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 7.1%

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