Austin Information

Austin Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Austin, MN

General Austin Information

State: Minnesota

County: Mower County

Close cities: Brownsdale, MN, Lansing, MN, Rose Creek, MN, Waltham, MN, Austin, MN, Blooming Prairie, MN, Myrtle, MN, Lyle, MN, Mapleview, MN, Dexter, MN, Hayward, MN

Austin Population (census data)
Total 22,947 (-1.3% since 2000)
Male 11,049 (48.2%)
Female 11,898 (51.8%)

Population Density: 2,134 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.4 (US Avg is 100)

Austin Elevation: 1,210 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,055

Zip Codes: 55912.

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Austin Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.1%)
  • Hispanic (6.1%)
  • Other race (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Vietnamese (0.9%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (37.1%)
  • Norwegian (24.0%)
  • Irish (12.7%)
  • English (7.1%)
  • French (4.2%)
  • United States (3.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,242 people (5.4%)
  • Latin America (56.0%)
  • Asia (30.0%)
  • Europe (14.0%)

Local Austin Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins, Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Minnesota Vikings, Green Bay Packers
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: University of Minnesota,

Austin School Information

High Schools
Austin Senior High (301 3rd Street NW, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Middle Schools
Ellis Middle (1700 4th Avenue SE, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Elementary Schools
Banfield Elementary (301 17th Street SW, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Neveln Elementary (1918 E Oakland Avenue, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Southgate Elementary (1601 SW 19th Avenue, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Sumner Elementary (805 8th Avenue NW, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Austin Area Learning Center (401 Third Avenue NW, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Austin Community Learning Center (912 First Avenue NE, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Bank School (301 NW Third Street, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
New Dominion Academy (401 3rd Avenue NW, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)
Woodson Kindergarten Center (1601 4th Street SE, Austin, MN, 55912 - Austin Public School District District)

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