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Ransom is a township in Nobles County, in the Worthington metro area.
The latitude of Ransom is 43.541N. The longitude is -95.744W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,640 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 271.
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54% of Ransom residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ransom ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ransom was $13,801, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Ransom residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Ransom, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $267. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $492.
Nobles County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ransom political report.
The average commute time for Ransom workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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