Stacy, Minnesota

Stacy, MN business directory and information about the city, it's demographics and history.

City Website and Events:  www.stacymn.org

About

Located on the Sunrise River, this rural community boasts numerous parks, two walking trails and is adjacent to the Carlos Avery Wildlife Nature Preserve. When it was first founded in 1923, Stacy was a quiet railroad stop on the St. Paul / Duluth Railroad. According to local legend, city dwellers would come to Stacy and spend the day boating on Fawn Lake or duck hunting on Mud Lake. Today, the Historic Highway 61 and Interstate 35 have replaced the railroad providing the city of Stacy with easy access to the Twin Cities in the South and to Duluth in the North.

The City of Stacy, MN, first settled in 1870 and establish in 1875 was named in honor of Dr. Stacy B. Collins an early resident. The post office was established in 1873 and the village had a station on the St. Paul and Duluth railroad, it was incorporated as a village on April 13th 1923.

Community Information

Community Data

  • Population in 2013: 1,426 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.6%
  • Males: 783 (55%)
  • Females: 643 (45%)
  • Median resident age: 33.4 years
  • Minnesota median age: 42.9 years
  • Zip codes: 55079
  • Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,475 (it was $42,026 in 2000)
  • Stacy: $51,475
  • Minnesota: $58,906
  • Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,093 (it was $16,893 in 2000)
  • Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $118,903 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
  • Stacy: $118,903
  • Minnesota: $178,400
  • Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $137,013; Detached houses: $167,908; Townhouses or other attached units: $127,083; Mobile homes: $84,980+
  • Median gross rent in 2012: $661
  • Data source: http://www.city-data.com

 

Nearby Airports

  • Minneapolis-St Paul International
  • St Cloud Regional

 

Local Colleges & Universities

  • Century Community And Technical College
  • Bethel College
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College
  • Metropolitan State University
  • Hamline University
  • St Paul Technical College
  • Hennepin Technical College