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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.
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.
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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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Jordan was $17,217, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Jordan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Jordan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $530. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,050.
Libraries in Jordan include Jordan Branch Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Jordan include Jordan Independent
Scott County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Jordan political report.
The average commute time for Jordan workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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