Ely Information

Ely Information

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

General Ely Information

State: Minnesota

County: St Louis County

Close cities: Hoyt Lakes, MN, Ely, MN, Winton, MN, Aurora, MN, Tower, MN, Isabella, MN, Soudan, MN, Embarrass, MN, Babbitt, MN

Ely Population (census data)
Total 3,516 (-5.0% since 2000)
Male 1,766 (50.2%)
Female 1,750 (49.8%)

Population Density: 1,293 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.1 (US Avg is 100)

Ely Elevation: 1,430 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.72 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,351

Zip Codes: 55731.

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Ely Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.6%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (24.9%)
  • Irish (11.2%)
  • Norwegian (8.9%)
  • English (7.2%)
  • Swedish (7.2%)
  • Polish (6.3%)

Local Ely 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,

Ely School Information

Elementary Schools
Washington Elementary (600 E Harvey Street, Ely, MN, 55731 - Ely Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Memorial Secondary (600 E Harvey Street, Ely, MN, 55731 - Ely Public School District District)

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