Perch Lake, Minnesota 

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Population

991

+4.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$53,542

Median Home Price

$187,600

Best Places to Live in Perch Lake, Minnesota

Small-port-city complex - Northeastern Minnesota at western end of Lake Superior. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Perch Lake, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Nearby outdoor recreation
-Historic preservation
-Attractive setting
Cons
-Winter climate
-Isolation
-Low job growth


What Bert Has To Say About Duluth Metro Area

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.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Minnesota
County: Carlton County
Metro Area: Duluth Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Perch Lake
Zip Codes: 55780
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1417 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Perch Lake is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Perch Lake jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Perch Lake's cost of living is 7.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Perch Lake's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Carlton county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Perch Lake's population is 991 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.8%. Learn More...

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

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Perch Lake is $187,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Perch Lake public schools spend $11,780 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Perch Lake. More Education


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