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Welcome to Loretto, MN

The city of Loretto is located in Hennepin County, Minnesota, just 25 miles east of Minneapolis. Originally founded in 1886 by German and Dutch immigrants, the city was named after several important Catholic locations; The Lorette Roman Catholic mission in Quebec, Canada, the village of Loretto, KY, home of the “Sisters of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross,” and Loreto, Italy, which holds a shrine of pilgrimage. Today, over 120 years later, Loretto, MN remains a small but vibrant community of over 600 residents who enjoy a high quality of life and convenient access to all the attractions of one of the nation’s foremost metropolitan areas. Loretto is served by Delano School District #879—boasting the National Blue Ribbon award-winning Delano Middle School—as well as one private Catholic school, the Academy of Saints Peter and Paul. Graduates and adults of Loretto have easy access to many of Minneapolis’ colleges and universities, including the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, North Hennepin Community College, and more.

Weather in Loretto

The average high temperatures in Loretto range from 22 in January to 83 in July

Average home income in Loretto

The average household income of a Loretto resident is $147,184 with an average home value of $425,951

Population of Loretto

Loretto has 2,813 residents.

Home ownership in Loretto

The average level of home ownership in Loretto is 93%.

Education breakdown of Loretto

Education levels of residents of Loretto include: highschool 25%, associate 14%, bachelor 28%, graduate 10%.

Households in Loretto

Loretto has 932 homes, built on average 27 years ago.