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Castle Rock is a township in Dakota County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.
The community was named for a local rock formation.
The latitude of Castle Rock is 44.543N. The longitude is -93.152W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 928 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,495.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Castle Rock demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dakota County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Twin Cities area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55010 ZIP code.
36% of Castle Rock residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Castle Rock ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Castle Rock was $23,334, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Castle Rock residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Castle Rock, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $508. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,297.
Dakota County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Castle Rock political report.
The average commute time for Castle Rock workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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