Angora, MN


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Angora, MN

About Angora, MN

Living in Angora, MN is an enjoyable experience. The small town offers a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere, with plenty of outdoor activities to keep residents busy. You can wander through the scenic forests or take a dip in one of the many sparkling lakes that dot the landscape. There is also a variety of shops and restaurants to explore, giving you plenty of options for shopping and dining. If you're looking for something slightly more adventurous, there are several parks and trails nearby for hiking, biking, or camping. Despite its small size, Angora has something for everyone to enjoy! Small-port-city complex - Northeastern Minnesota at western end of Lake Superior.

Location Details

State: Minnesota
County: St. Louis County
Metro Area: Duluth Metro Area
City: Angora
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
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Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1417 ft above sea level
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Duluth is the world’s third largest inland port located about as far as possible from an ocean on the North American continent. Superior, Wisconsin, sits to the south on the other side of the harbor. Shipping, mainly grain and, to a lesser extent, iron ore, is an important part of the economy. Some of the former heavy industry is gone today but the town still retains a decidedly commercial and industrial character.

The city has taken effective steps to turn potential decay into an attractive preservation of its heritage, and downtown today is clean and interesting and in an attractive waterfront setting. Many classic industrial buildings and features have been renovated and some house entertainment and nightlife venues in a waterfront area known as Canal Park. Outdoor recreational opportunities abound in the lake and forest country to the north, and Duluth serves as a gateway to these areas. Winters are extreme and the area is far from major air transport and other services.

Duluth in total is about 20 miles long and lies at the base of a range of hills and bluffs that rise abruptly 600 feet to 800 feet above lake level. The climate is continental with significant effects from Lake Superior. Summer days are warm, sometimes with clouds from the lake, and evenings are cool. Winters are cold and bitter when the lake doesn’t moderate temperatures. The area averages 51 below-zero days a year, making it the fourth coldest in the nation. Low-pressure systems passing to the south cause easterly winds across the lake bringing significant snowfall. Easterly winds, the major weather modifier, occur almost 50% of the time in summer and up to 25% in winter. Snow is dry and persistent and ice may form in the harbor from November through April. First freeze is late September, last is mid-May.

Angora Cost of Living
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Nearby outdoor recreation, historic preservation, and attractive setting make Angora a great place to live.

$168,900
-100.2% lower than avg
$55,833
-23.6% lower than avg
$871 /mo
Monthly rent (2br)
-31.8% lower than avg
Angora Crime
19 / 100
Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low) to 100 (high). US average: 35.4
Minimum annual income
To live comfortably in Angora, Minnesota
$32,400
for a family
$26,800
for a single person
Pros & Cons of Angora
   Nearby outdoor recreation
Winter climate
   Historic preservation
Isolation
   Attractive setting
Low job growth
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