Albany, Minnesota 

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Population

2,674

+10.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$53,715

Median Home Price

$169,700

Best Places to Live in Albany, Minnesota

Small city - Central Minnesota, 60 miles northwest of Minneapolis–St. Paul along the upper Mississippi. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Albany, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Small town atmosphere
-Nearby outdoor recreation
Cons
-Low ethnic diversity
-Low job growth
-Winter climate

Local Listings in Albany
 $200,000 
18454 Red Maple Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1680 SqFt
 $179,900 
1211 Parkview Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1031 SqFt
 $495,000 
28375 221st Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3960 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About St. Cloud Metro Area

St. Cloud is more of a “small town grown into a large town”, with a friendly Midwestern feel but an expanding role as a commercial and educational center and commuter suburb to the northwestern reaches of Minneapolis-St Paul.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Albany
Zip Codes: 56307
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1028 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Albany is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Albany's cost of living is 5.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Albany's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Albany, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Stearns county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Albany's population is 2,674 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Albany is $169,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Albany public schools spend $9,739 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Albany. More Education


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Housing Market in Albany

It's a good time to buy in Albany. Home Appreciation is up 5.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Albany Real Estate

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Reviews for Albany   1 Reviews
Looking for Traditional? - 5/22/2013
Good, solid small town economy. Tree lined streets. Lovely bike/hiking trails. On the interstate but not a slave to it. Close to St Cloud; easy ride south to Minneapolis... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN ALBANY
$200,000
18454 Red Maple Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$179,900
1211 Parkview Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$495,000
28375 221st Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$479,900
21703 Trestle Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$244,900
401 6th St
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$109,900
330 2nd St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$179,000
220 5th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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