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Amiret Minnesota Community Guide


Location:

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Location of Amiret Minnesota

Population: 
 Amiret (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2020 2010-2020 Change
Actual Percent
Population -- 366 285 230 245 205 -40 -16.32
Land Area (sq. mile) -- 36.3 36.3 36.3 36.3 36.3 0 0.00
Density (persons per sq. mile) -- 10.08 7.85 6.33 6.75 5.65 -1.10 -16.32
Housing Units -- 112 96 95 98 92 -6 -6.12
Households -- -- 93 85 92 83 -9 -9.78
Persons Per Household -- -- 3.06 2.71 2.66 2.47 -0.19 -7.14

Geography:

Amiret is an unincorporated community in Amiret township, Lyon County, Minnesota. County Roads 2 and 9 are the main routes in the community. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.3 square miles (94 km2), all of it land. The elevation is 1,273 feet.

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Demographics:

As of the census of 2020, there were 205 people, 83 households, and 57 families residing in the township. The population density was 5.65 people per square mile. There were 92 housing units at an average density of 0.25 per sq mile. The racial makeup of the city was 94.6% White, 0.0% African American, 0.0% Native American, 1.5% Asian, 1.0% from other races, and 2.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.4% of the population.

There were x households out of which 27.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.1% were married couples living together, and 20.5% were non-families. 18.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 44.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.60.

The median age in the township was x years. 21.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 16.1% were from 25 to 44; 28.8% were from 45 to 64; and 26.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.8% male and 53.2% female.

The median household income was $91,250. The poverty rate was x%. 38.0% of residents had a bachelors degree or higher. The median rent was $825 and 89.2% owned their homes. The average value of a housing unit was $191,700.


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History:  

Amiret was originally called Saratoga, after Saratoga, New York, and under the latter name was platted in 1874. The present name, adopted in 1879, is for Amiretta Sykes, the wife of a railroad official. The town's post office first opened under the name Coburg in 1873. The name of the post office was changed to Amiret in 1878, and remained in operation until 1992.

Amiret Township was originally called Madison Township, and under the latter name was organized in 1874. The present name, adopted in 1879, is for Amiretta Sykes, the wife of a railroad official.

Courtesy Minnesota Historical Society


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Main Street looking north, Amiret Minnesota, 1910's
Main Street looking north, Amiret Minnesota, 1910s
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Government:
Amiret Township Hall
Amiret, MN 56175

 

 

Title Term Ends Name and Address   Phone
Clerk/Treasurer n/a Tonya Ormberg
1823 Church Street
Amiret, MN 56175
Email (507) 828-3120
Supervisor Seat 1 n/a Travis Prill
3076 210th Street
Tracy, MN 56175
Email (920) 360-1498
Supervisor Seat 2 n/a Ben Ludeman
1608 310th Street
Tracy, MN 56175
Email (507) 626-0292
Supervisor Seat 3 n/a Jason Ormberg
1823 Church Street
Amiret, MN 56175
  (507) 828-5742

Post Office:
The Amiret post office opening in 1878 and closed in 1992. Service is now handled by the Tracy post office.
US Post Office
100 3rd Street
Tracy, MN
56175-1212
Phone:
(507) 629-4260
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS
Fax: (507) 629-8168

Regular Business Hours:
Week Days       8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday           8:45 am - 10:45 am  

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Map:

Minnesota State Highway Map of the Amiret Minnesota area
Minnesota State Highway Map of the Amiret Minnesota area


Events:

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Recreation:

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Health Care:

none locally, hospitals and clinics in Tracy and Marshall


Schools:
served by Tracy schools

Churches: 
   

Media:

Served by Tracy and Marshall media


Motels:

none


Resorts:

none


Campgrounds:

none

 

Businesses:
Amiret Grain Elevator
1832 Front Street
Amiret, MN 56175
Phone: (507) 629-3722
 
Feddes Repair
1823 Front Street
Amiret, MN 56175
Phone:  n/a
 

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Topographic map of the Amiret Minnesota area
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