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Demographics Analysis

The people of Homestead Township, Minnesota give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Male:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 9 years : 15

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 15

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 18

45 to 49 years : 16

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 43

5 to 9 years : 13

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 11

45 to 49 years : 19

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 187

Multiple ancestry : 227

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 37


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 450

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Total:

Under 5 years : 71

5 to 17 years : 80

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 28

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 64

5 to 17 years : 80

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 43

35 to 44 years : 58

45 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 13

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 3

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 1

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 218

Female : 180

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 19

Female : 33

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 1


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence : 398

Born in other state in the United States : 52

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 1


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 51

Now married, except separated : 186

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 1

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Speak only English : 362

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • German: 244   (42.1%)
  • Finnish: 79   (13.6%)
  • Norwegian: 68   (11.7%)
  • Irish: 46   (7.9%)
  • Swedish: 28   (4.8%)
  • Other Groups: 22   (3.8%)
  • Polish: 20   (3.5%)
  • English: 17   (2.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 10   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 8   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 6   (1.0%)
  • United States Or American: 6   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 6   (1.0%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.7%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 4   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Homestead Township, Minnesota is 451



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Homestead Township, Minnesota: 237
Female Population in Homestead Township, Minnesota: 214


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Homestead Township, Minnesota: 38.4
Median Female Resident Age in Homestead Township, Minnesota: 32.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Minnesota is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Homestead Township, Minnesota


White


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.4

Female

38.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

18.5

Male

0.0

Female

18.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

0.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.4

Female

38.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Homestead Township, Minnesota


  • White: 451
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Homestead Township, Minnesota citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Homestead Township, Minnesota

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (8.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (4.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (2.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (2.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 59   (40.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (5.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 27   (18.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (6.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 10   (6.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (4.83%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (4.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (3.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (1.72%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 40   (34.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (6.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 22   (18.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (18.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (11.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • New York Mills Public School Dist.


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 218, New York Mills, MN 56567, Phone: (218) 385-4201, Students: 735 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • New York Mills Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 218, New York Mills, MN 56567, Phone: (218) 385-4207, Students: 383 )

  • New York Mills Ts Satellite


    ( Location: Box 218, New York Mills, MN 56567, Phone: (218) 385-2553, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • New York Mills Secondary


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 218, New York Mills, MN 56567, Phone: (218) 385-4210, Students: 352 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • New York Mills Public Library


    30 North Main, New York Mills, MN 56567

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Homestead Township, Minnesota


  • Finn Creek Museum


    55442 340th St, New York Mills, MN 56567

  • Minnesota Finnish American Historical Society


    206 South Broadway 107, New York Mills, MN 56567

  • Minnesota Finnish American Historical Society Chapter 13


    Po Box 134, New York Mills, MN 56567
    http://finncreekmuseum.org

  • New York Mills Historical Society


    96 Main Street, New York Mills, NY 13417

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Homestead Township, Minnesota affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Homestead Township, Minnesota.

Area Features of Homestead Township, Minnesota


Building


(1) New York Mill Police Department   (2) New York Mills Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bethlehem Cemetery   (2) Greenwood Cemetery   (3) Historic Pine Lake Cemetery   (4) Nazareth Lutheran Church Cemetery   (5) Old Greenwood Cemetery   (6) Paddock-bethel Cemetery   (7) Saint John S Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethlehem Church   (2) First Congregational United Church   (3) Saint Johns Church   (4) Saint Peter S Luteran Church   (5) Trinity Lutheran Church   (6) Zion United Church Of Christ  

Civil


(1) City Of New York Mills   (2) Township Of Butler   (3) Township Of Homestead   (4) Township Of Pine Lake  

Dam


(1) Pine Lake Big Dam  

Hospital


(1) Elders Home   (2) Merit Care Clinic  

Lake


(1) Big Pine Lake   (2) Edma Lake   (3) Haberman Lake   (4) Henry Lake   (5) Mud Lake   (6) Nitche Lake   (7) Windy Lake  

Locale


(1) Golden Eagle Campground   (2) Jorgenson Dairy   (3) Richdale Historical   (4) Sunshine Resort And Campground  

Park


(1) Bluff Creek State Wildlife Management Area   (2) Butler State Wildlife Management Area   (3) Central Park   (4) Lund Park   (5) Miller Park   (6) Smith Park  

Populated Place


(1) Davies   (2) Mills Manor Mobile Home Park   (3) New York Mills   (4) Richdale  

Post Office


(1) Davies Post Office Historical   (2) Richdale Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Pine Lake  

School


(1) New York Mills High School  

Stream


(1) Alvis Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Homestead Township, Minnesota

56567 (pop. 3,265)


Cities Nearby Homestead Township, Minnesota

New York Mills City, MN  (pop. 1,426) 4.4 Miles
Newton Township, MN  (pop. 604) 5.7 Miles
Butler Township, MN  (pop. 213) 6.0 Miles
Blowers Township, MN  (pop. 327) 6.5 Miles
Paddock Township, MN  (pop. 265) 8.3 Miles
Bluffton Township, MN  (pop. 369) 8.4 Miles
Corliss Township, MN  (pop. 532) 8.5 Miles
Otto Township, MN  (pop. 527) 8.6 Miles
Bluffton City, MN  (pop. 169) 9.4 Miles
Perham City, MN  (pop. 2,712) 11.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Homestead Township, Minnesota

218



Elevation in Homestead Township, Minnesota is 1,421.0 ft. (433.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Homestead Township, Minnesota

Lat: 46.580200 N        Long: -95.343145 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Homestead Township, Minnesota need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Minnesota

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.80 5.98 4.14 6.72 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.80 5.98 4.14 6.72 0.00 5.33
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 6.07 4.26 6.93 0.00 5.46
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 6.07 4.26 6.93 0.00 5.46
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.13 4.33 6.94 0.00 5.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.13 4.33 6.94 0.00 5.52
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.09 6.19 4.40 7.17 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.09 6.19 4.40 7.17 0.00 5.60
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.16 6.25 4.41 7.21 0.00 5.63
  Total Electric Industry 7.16 6.25 4.41 7.21 0.00 5.63
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.17 6.19 4.30 7.21 0.00 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.17 6.19 4.30 7.21 0.00 5.58
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.13 6.14 4.26 7.26 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.13 6.14 4.26 7.26 0.00 5.54
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.23 4.33 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.23 4.33 7.12 0.00 5.61
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.33 6.28 4.45 7.48 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.33 6.28 4.45 7.48 0.00 5.71
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 6.31 4.56 7.49 0.00 5.83
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 6.31 4.56 7.49 0.00 5.83
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 6.36 4.57 7.60 0.00 5.87
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 6.36 4.57 7.60 0.00 5.87
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 6.03 4.34 7.43 0.00 5.97
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 6.03 4.34 7.43 0.00 5.97
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.49 5.88 4.07 7.36 0.00 5.80
  Total Electric Industry 7.49 5.88 4.07 7.36 0.00 5.80
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.12 4.36 0.00 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.12 4.36 0.00 0.00 6.01
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 6.31 4.63 0.00 6.75 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 6.31 4.63 0.00 6.75 6.24
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 6.59 5.02 0.00 6.21 6.61
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 6.59 5.02 0.00 6.21 6.61
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.70 7.02 5.29 0.00 7.95 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.70 7.02 5.29 0.00 7.95 6.98

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Homestead Township, Minnesota

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (9.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (7.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 7   (3.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 14   (7.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 19   (9.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 42   (22.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 22   (11.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (13.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 14   (7.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 177

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 5

In 3-person carpool : 11

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 5

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 15


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Less than 5 minutes : 24

5 to 9 minutes : 16

10 to 14 minutes : 43

15 to 19 minutes : 15

20 to 24 minutes : 36

25 to 29 minutes : 24

30 to 34 minutes : 14

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 8


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

With Social Security income : 42

No Social Security income : 122


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

With retirement income : 15

No retirement income : 149


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23

$75,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $58,333


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • KVKK (1070 AM; 10.0 kW; Aldrich, MN; Owner: Dj Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KVKK (1070 AM; 5.0 kW; Aldrich, MN; Owner: Dj Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KDLM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: Leighton Enterprises, Inc.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Itasca, MN; Owner: De La Hunt Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25.0 kW; Lake Itasca, MN; Owner: De La Hunt Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KWAD (920 AM; 1.0 kW; Wadena, MN; Owner: Bl Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWAD (920 AM; 1.0 kW; Wadena, MN; Owner: Bl Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • KRCQ (102.3 FM; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: Detroit Lakes Broadcasting Company,)
  • KKWS (105.9 FM; Nimrod, MN; Owner: Bl Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Lake Itasca, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Rochert, MN; Owner: Voice Of Reason Radio)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: White Earth Land Recovery Project)
  • KXKK (92.5 FM; Lake Itasca, MN; Owner: Ec Broadcasting)
  • KDKK (97.5 FM; Lake Itasca, MN; Owner: De La Hunt Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KPRW (99.5 FM; New York Mills, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Homestead Township, Minnesota

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 39  (34.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 4  (3.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 12  (10.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (6.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (5.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 39  (38.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 22  (21.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 25  (24.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 273 Farms In Homestead Township, Minnesota


(updated 2008)



Banks In Homestead Township, Minnesota

Farmers & Merchants State Bank Of New York Mills, Incorporated - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $59.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Homestead Township, Minnesota

  • Wadena Municipal


    (about 11.0 miles in Bluffton, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN4)

  • Park Rapids Municipal-Konshok Field


    (about 25.5 miles in Lake Itasca, Minnesota; Airport Code: PKD)

  • Detroit Lakes-Wething Field


    (about 30.8 miles in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota; Airport Code: DTL)

  • Fergus Falls Municipal-Einar Mickelson Field


    (about 43.8 miles in Carlisle, Minnesota; Airport Code: FFM)

  • Chandler Field


    (about 49.3 miles in Alexandria, Minnesota; Airport Code: AXN)

  • Hawley Municipal


    (about 52.1 miles in Hawley, Minnesota; Airport Code: UXC)

  • Brainerd Lakes Regional


    (about 58.7 miles in Merrifield, Minnesota; Airport Code: BRD)

  • Brainerd/Crow Wing County


    (about 58.7 miles in Merrifield, Minnesota; Airport Code: BRD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Homestead Township, Minnesota

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.99%

Carpooled

10.53%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.87%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

8.61%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Homestead Township, Minnesota, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 109

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 2

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 33

Householder not living alone : 13


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 151


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 109

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 1


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 8

$60,000 to $74,999 : 43

$75,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Total : 189


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Occupied : 164

Vacant : 25


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later : 7

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 33

Built 1980 to 1989 : 13

Built 1970 to 1979 : 19

Built 1960 to 1969 : 12

Built 1950 to 1959 : 10

Built 1940 to 1949 : 26

Built 1939 or earlier : 48


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Utility gas : 7

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 83

Electricity : 10

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 33

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 29

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 2


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 7

$80,000 to $89,999 : 2

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $174,999 : 30

$175,000 to $199,999 : 13

$200,000 to $249,999 : 20

$250,000 to $299,999 : 22

$300,000 to $399,999 : 18

$400,000 to $499,999 : 6

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 4

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 89

Housing units without a mortgage : 70


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Homestead Township, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $253,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $194,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $237,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $118,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $366,700

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $160,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $143,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Homestead Township, Minnesota: 74.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Minnesota: 64.6%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Homestead Township, Minnesota

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 7 7 $520,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $520,000
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $340,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $340,000
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $370,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $370,000
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $360,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $360,000
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $220,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 14 $625,000
  Total

2 15 $845,000
2004        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,030,814
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,030,814
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $221,936
  Two Family 3 6 $480,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 12 $320,000
  Total

7 20 $1,021,936
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $452,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $452,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Homestead Township, MN): $38,036
Median Household Income In 2000 (Minnesota): $47,111


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Homestead Township): $92,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Minnesota): $118,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Homestead Township): $325
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Minnesota): $566


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Homestead Township, Minnesota

Utility Gas: 5.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 37.2%
Electricity: 2.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 24.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 29.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Homestead Township, Minnesota are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Homestead Township, Minnesota

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 11 $33,276 34 $12,425 1,585 $36,301 $7.84
Financial Administration 1 $4,025 0 $0 0 $48,300 --
Other Government Administration 1 $1,964 0 $0 0 $23,568 --
Police Protection - Officers 1 $2,883 4 $3,275 286 $34,596 $11.45
Firefighters 0 $0 21 $3,503 655 $0 $5.35
Streets and Highways 1 $3,571 0 $0 0 $42,852 --
Water Supply 1 $3,644 0 $0 0 $43,728 --
Gas Supply 2 $6,126 1 $573 73 $36,756 $7.85
Local Libraries 1 $2,422 2 $1,722 199 $29,064 $8.65
Other and Unallocable 3 $8,641 6 $3,352 372 $34,564 $9.01

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Homestead Township, Minnesota

Caring Hands Home Care


     Address: 113 Minnesota Avenue West, Sebeka, Minnesota 56477
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/7/1994

Perham Memorial Home Care


     Address: 665 Third Street Sw, Perham, Minnesota 56573
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/16/1998

Tri County Hosp Home Hlth Care


     Address: 415 North Jefferson, Wadena, Minnesota 56482
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/31/1987

St Marys Home Health


     Address: 114 Frazee Street East, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/27/1997

St Josephs Area Hlth Services


     Address: 323 South Main, Park Rapids, Minnesota 56470
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/25/1987

Hospitals Close To Homestead Township, Minnesota

Perham Memorial Hospital & Home


     Address: 665 Third Street Southwest, Perham, Minnesota 56573
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Tri County Hospital


     Address: 415 North Jefferson Street, Wadena, Minnesota 56482
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Marys Regional Health Center


     Address: 1027 Washington Ave, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Josephs Area Health Services


     Address: 600 Pleasant Avenue, Park Rapids, Minnesota 56470
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lakewood Health System


     Address: 49725 County Road 83, Staples, Minnesota 56479
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Homestead Township, Minnesota

Elders Home Inc


     Address: South Tousley, Po Box 188, New York Mills, Minnesota 56567
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Frazee Care Center


     Address: 311 West Maple Avenue, Po Box 96, Frazee, Minnesota 56544
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Perham Memorial Home


     Address: 665 3rd Street Southwest, Perham, Minnesota 56573
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Green Pine Acres Nursing Home


     Address: 427 Main Street Northeast, Menahga, Minnesota 56464
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Fair Oaks Lodge, Inc


     Address: 201 Shady Lane Drive, Wadena, Minnesota 56482
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Homestead Township, Minnesota

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 117 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Homestead Township, Minnesota

    Retired Workers: 445
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Otter Tail County, Minnesota Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.41%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.33%
  • Other 1.26%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Homestead Township, Minnesota citizens.

Relocation to Otter Tail County, MN

7.13 % of Otter Tail County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $42,241

Minnesota Average 7.79 %

1.77 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $7,813

Minnesota Average 0.13 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Otter Tail County, MN (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Cass County , ND 0.44 % ($58,354 AGI )
  • Becker County , MN 0.38 % ($30,963 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.35 % ($75,182 AGI )

Relocation away from Otter Tail County, MN

5.82 % of Otter Tail County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,415

Minnesota Average 7.84 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Otter Tail County, MN (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Cass County , ND 0.61 % ($27,695 AGI )
  • Becker County , MN 0.50 % ($32,925 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.39 % ($29,274 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Minnesota

Low Bracket: $21,800 (5.35%)
High Bracket: $71,591 (7.85%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Minnesota

6.50%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Homestead Township, Minnesota is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Homestead Township, Minnesota

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/15/1999, 03:47 pm 0 0 $1K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Homestead Township, Minnesota directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Minnesota

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
15,819 13,885 14,097 20,336 14,714 15,875 16,207 16,948 17,541 17,859


(updated 2014)



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