Northfield Information

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

General Northfield Information

State: Minnesota

County: Rice County

Close cities: Dennison, MN, Randolph, MN, Castle-Rock, MN, Dundas, MN, Northfield, MN, Webster, MN, Nerstrand, MN

Northfield Population (census data)
Total 19,331 (+11.1% since 2000)
Male 9,224 (47.7%)
Female 10,107 (52.3%)

Population Density: 2,764 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.6 (US Avg is 100)

Northfield Elevation: 910 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.99 square miles

Median Household Income: $57,775

Zip Codes: 55057.

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Northfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.4%)
  • Hispanic (5.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.4%)
  • Norwegian (20.0%)
  • Irish (10.7%)
  • English (10.5%)
  • Swedish (8.9%)
  • Czech (3.9%)
Foriegn Born: 1,062 people (5.5%)
  • Latin America (64.7%)
  • Asia (35.3%)

Local Northfield Sports Teams

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

Northfield School Information

High Schools
Northfield Senior High (1400 Division Street South, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Middle Schools
Northfield Middle (2200 Division Street South, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Elementary Schools
Bridgewater Elementary (401 Jefferson Parkway, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Greenvale Park Elementary (700 Lincoln Parkway, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Longfellow Elementary (201 Orchard Street South, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Sibley Elementary (1400 Maple Street, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Artech (1719 Cannon Road, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Artech District)
Northfield Alternative Learning Program (201 Orchard Street South, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Northfield Public School District District)
Prairie Creek Community School (27695 Denmark Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057 - Prairie Creek Community School District)

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