State Demographics

Federated Rural Electric provides power to four towns - Round Lake, Ceylon, Dunnell and Alpha. It has been involved in load management programs since 1983, saving its members millions of dollars. Load management allows Federated to control wholesale purchases of electricity by buying it at the least expensive times. Load management programs include heating, cooling, water heating and gensets. More than half of Federated's members have some type of load management installed in their homes.

Federated Rural Electric Association

Population

Total Population

28,145

Population
Growth Rate

-0.18%

Median Age

46

Diversity Index

21.200

Housing & Income

Households

12,316

Total Housing Units

13,925


Owner Occupied

9,396

Renter Occupied

2,920

Vacant

1,609

Median Home Value

$160,728


Average Home Value

$191,478

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.13%


Per Capita Income

1.81%

Income Projection

Median Household

$56,337 $60,419


Average Household

$74,464 $81,371


Per Capita

$32,560 $35,612

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,499

Total Employed

16,876

Workers 16+

13,659

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

62

Employed

2,887

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

110

Employed

2,197

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

202

Employed

1,947

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

46

Employed

1,794

2021 Prof/Scientific/Tech Service

cp-industries

Businesses

96

Employed

1,343

2021 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

136

Employed

1,222

Some
High School

858

Graduated
High School

6,892

Associates
Degree

2,574

Bachelor's
Degree

3,541

Graduate
Degree

1,146

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

10,891

Non-Resident Commuters

2,222

Drive Alone

10,866

Carpooled

1,159

Public

50

Work At Home

911