Granite Falls Information

Granite Falls Information

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

General Granite Falls Information

State: Minnesota

County: Yellow Medicine County

Close cities: Renville, MN, Clara City, MN, Granite Falls, MN, Sacred Heart, MN, Montevideo, MN, Maynard, MN

Granite Falls Population (census data)
Total 2,890 (-4.7% since 2000)
Male 1,336 (46.2%)
Female 1,554 (53.8%)

Population Density: 838 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Granite Falls Elevation: 920 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.45 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,084

Zip Codes: 56241.

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Granite Falls Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.0%)
  • American Indian (6.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Norwegian (41.9%)
  • German (34.4%)
  • Swedish (9.9%)
  • Irish (8.1%)
  • English (3.8%)
  • Dutch (3.6%)

Local Granite Falls Sports Teams

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

Granite Falls School Information

High Schools
Yellow Medicine East High School (450 9th Avenue, Granite Falls, MN, 56241 - Yellow Medicine East District)
Elementary Schools
Bert Raney Elementary (555 7th Street, Granite Falls, MN, 56241 - Yellow Medicine East District)

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