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Excelsior is a city in Hennepin County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.

Founded by the Excelsior Pioneer Association of NY.

The latitude of Excelsior is 44.903N. The longitude is -93.566W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 945 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,314.


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Median household income
Local
$43,598
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Excelsior demographic reports
Excelsior is on Excelsior Bay.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Dunn Brothers
Local festivals include:
  • Apple Day - Sept. 8, 2007
  • Art on the Lake - June 9-10, 2007
Dates often change. Check Excelsior web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Ancestry & family history

28% of Excelsior residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Excelsior ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Excelsior was $29,127, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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37% of Excelsior residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Excelsior, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $575.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,356.


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Libraries in Excelsior include Excelsior Community Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Excelsior include Excelsior-Shorewood Sun Sailor

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

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Excelsior restaurants taking online reservations include Biella, Maynards - Excelsior ... View restaurants

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The average commute time for Excelsior workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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