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Jordan is a city in Scott County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.

The community was named after the River Jordan
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Jordan. For links to other places called Jordan, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Jordan is 44.666N. The longitude is -93.626W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 771 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,731.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$47,468
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Jordan demographic reports
Jordan is on Sand Creek
Former and merged names include:
· Sand Creek
Suffered severe flooding in 1960
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 5. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.1 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Scott County Fair - July 25-29, 2007
  • Fall Festival - Sept. 16, 2007
Dates often change. Check Jordan web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Minnesota Valley State Park

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Jordan demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Scott 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 55352 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

38% of Jordan residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Jordan ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Jordan was $17,217, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

16% of Jordan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Jordan festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Jordan festival web sites:



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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Jordan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $530.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,050.


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Libraries in Jordan include Jordan Branch Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Jordan include Jordan Independent

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Politics

Scott County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Jordan political report.

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The average commute time for Jordan workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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DUPLICATE NAMES
Other MN communities named Jordan:
  �Fillmore County township
  �Hennepin County neighborhood

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