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Lake is a township in Wabasha County, in the Rochester metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Lake. For links to other places called Lake, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Lake is 44.408N. The longitude is -92.251W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 781 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 412.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Lake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wabasha 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 55981 ZIP code.
54% of Lake residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lake was $21,327, compared with $21,587 nationally.
21% of Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $508. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,045.
Wabasha County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lake political report.
The average commute time for Lake workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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