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Cloquet is a city in Carlton County, in the Duluth metro area.

The community was named for the Cloquet River

The latitude of Cloquet is 46.721N. The longitude is -92.459W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,207 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,407.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$35,675
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Cloquet demographic reports
Cloquet is on the St. Louis River
Founded as a lumber town
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 21. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.8 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Jessica Lange, actress
Local festivals include:
  • St. Louis River Rendezvous - July 1-4, 2007
  • Fond du Lac Reservation's Veteran's Powwow - July 7-8, 2007
Dates often change. Check Cloquet web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Carlton County History and Heritage Center
Colleges and universities: Fond Du Lac Tribal And Community College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Cloquet demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Carlton County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55733 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

17% of Cloquet residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cloquet ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cloquet was $17,812, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

15% of Cloquet residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Cloquet, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $348.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $786.


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Libraries in Cloquet include Cloquet Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Cloquet include Cloquet Pine Journal

National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WSCN.

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Carlton County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cloquet political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Cloquet workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Cloquet between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Cloquet include Americinn Motel, Super 8.

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