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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mountain Lake City, 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
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Male:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 9 years : 62

10 to 14 years : 121

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 8

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 23

30 to 34 years : 41

35 to 39 years : 53

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 72

50 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 43

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 24

Female:

Under 5 years : 77

5 to 9 years : 50

10 to 14 years : 47

15 to 17 years : 81

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 56

25 to 29 years : 44

30 to 34 years : 23

35 to 39 years : 85

40 to 44 years : 77

45 to 49 years : 45

50 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 67

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 16

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 63

85 years and over : 49


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,243

Multiple ancestry : 445

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 182


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,585

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 26

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 50

Not a U.S. citizen : 218


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Total:

Under 5 years : 153

5 to 17 years : 423

18 to 24 years : 135

25 to 34 years : 131

35 to 44 years : 259

45 to 54 years : 242

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 222

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 145

5 to 17 years : 271

18 to 24 years : 89

25 to 34 years : 67

35 to 44 years : 106

45 to 54 years : 146

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 122

75 years and over : 150

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 90

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 27

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 67

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 20

18 to 24 years : 6

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 : 42

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 116

45 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 569

Female : 585

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 158

Female : 273

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 127

Female : 141


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence : 1,075

Born in other state in the United States : 383

Native: born outside the United States : 26

Foreign born : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 148

Now married, except separated : 522

Divorced : 42

Separated : 3

Widowed : 82

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 79

Now married, except separated : 203

Divorced : 51

Separated : 5

Widowed : 29

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 115

Now married, except separated : 112

Divorced : 0

Separated : 4

Widowed : 37


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Speak only English : 1,297

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 173

Speak English less than "very well" : 31

German:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 87

Speak English less than "very well" : 70

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • German: 980   (46.7%)
  • Other Groups: 353   (16.8%)
  • Norwegian: 160   (7.6%)
  • Dutch: 153   (7.3%)
  • English: 73   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 70   (3.3%)
  • United States Or American: 60   (2.9%)
  • Danish: 36   (1.7%)
  • Irish: 34   (1.6%)
  • Russian: 29   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 27   (1.3%)
  • Swiss: 18   (0.9%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 15   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 14   (0.7%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (0.3%)
  • Icelander: 6   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Macedonian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.1%)
  • European: 3   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota is 1,879



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota: 875
Female Population in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota: 1,004


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota: 36.0
Median Female Resident Age in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Minnesota is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota


White


Both sexes

41.7

Male

38.9

Female

44.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

22.5

Female

25.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

16.5

Male

22.0

Female

14.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.5

Male

36.3

Female

41.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.5

Male

52.5

Female

46.5

Other


Both sexes

18.0

Male

17.2

Female

21.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.0

Male

10.3

Female

13.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.8

Male

14.8

Female

16.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.5

Male

40.9

Female

48.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota


  • White: 1,507
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 228
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 92
  • Two or More Races: 52



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.51%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 26   (4.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 64   (10.79%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (3.2%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (3.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (3.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 209   (35.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (5.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 73   (12.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 21   (3.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 67   (11.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (3.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (2.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.77%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (1.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 89   (11.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (3.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (4.34%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (1.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (1.02%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 262   (33.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 52   (6.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 118   (15.05%)
  • Associate Degree: 37   (4.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 96   (12.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (1.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (1.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Mountain Lake Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Box 400 450 12th Street, Mountain Lake, MN 56159, Phone: (507) 427-2325, Students: 514 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Mountain Lake Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 400 450 12th Street, Mountain Lake, MN 56159, Phone: (507) 427-3151, Students: 295 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Mountain Lake Secondary


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 400 450 12th Street, Mountain Lake, MN 56159, Phone: (507) 427-2323, Students: 219 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Mt Lake Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 710 11th Street N, Mountain Lake, MN 56159, Phone: (507) 427-2010, Students: 99 )

  • Elmendorf School


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 42668 600th Avenue, Mountain Lake, MN 56159, Phone: (507) 427-3041, Students: 41 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Mountain Lake Public Library


    1054 4th Avenue, Mountain Lake, MN 56159

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Mountain Lake City, Minnesota


  • Heritage House


    Po Box 152, Mountain Lake, MN 56159

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Mountain Lake City, 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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota.

Area Features of Mountain Lake City, Minnesota


Building


(1) Heritage Village Museum   (2) Mountain Lake Police Department   (3) Mountain Lake Public Library   (4) Mountain Lake Volunteer Fire Department And Ambulance Service  

Canal


(1) County Ditch Number Thirtyseven   (2) Judicial Ditch Number One  

Cemetery


(1) Mennonite Cemetery   (2) Saint John S Lutheran Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alliance Missionary Church   (2) Bethel Mennonite Church   (3) Evangelical Mennonite Brethren Church   (4) First Mennonite Church   (5) First Presbyterian Church   (6) Lakeview Gospel Church   (7) Mennonite Brethren Church   (8) Mountain Lake Assembly Of God Church   (9) Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Mountain Lake   (2) Township Of Midway   (3) Township Of Mountain Lake  

Dam


(1) Mountain Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Good Smaritan Village   (2) Mountain Lake Medical Clinic  

Lake


(1) Barish Lake  

Locale


(1) Mountain Lake   (2) Mountain Lake Golf Club  

Park


(1) Lawcon Park   (2) Mountain County Park   (3) Mountain Lake City Park   (4) Mountain Lake State Wildlife Management Area   (5) Regehr State Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Mountain Lake  

Post Office


(1) Mountain Lake Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Long Lake   (2) Mountain Lake  

School


(1) Bethany Christian School   (2) Mountain Lake High School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

56159 (pop. 3,089)


Cities Nearby Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Mountain Lake City, MN  (pop. 1,879) 0.0 Miles
Midway Township, MN  (pop. 231) 2.4 Miles
Mountain Lake Township, MN  (pop. 351) 2.9 Miles
Bingham Lake City, MN  (pop. 136) 6.1 Miles
Butterfield Township, MN  (pop. 305) 6.4 Miles
Carson Township, MN  (pop. 346) 6.7 Miles
Butterfield City, MN  (pop. 632) 6.9 Miles
Odin Township, MN  (pop. 159) 7.6 Miles
Selma Township, MN  (pop. 181) 8.6 Miles
Darfur City, MN  (pop. 72) 9.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

507



Elevation in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota is 1,296.0 ft. (395.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Lat: 43.939520 N        Long: -94.929516 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Mountain Lake City, 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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 25   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 9   (1.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 49   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 106   (12.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 74   (8.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 134   (16.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 117   (14.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 104   (12.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 31   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 87   (10.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 44   (5.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 409

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 68

In 3-person carpool : 8

In 4-person carpool : 27

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 10

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 : 6

Bicycle : 16

Walked : 131

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 38


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Less than 5 minutes : 89

5 to 9 minutes : 223

10 to 14 minutes : 142

15 to 19 minutes : 99

20 to 24 minutes : 55

25 to 29 minutes : 5

30 to 34 minutes : 29

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 23

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

With Social Security income : 260

No Social Security income : 495


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

With retirement income : 89

No retirement income : 666


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 52

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 72

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 73

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,179


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5.0 kW; Superior, IA; Owner: Kleven Broadcasting Company Of Minnesota)
  • KSUM (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Welcome, MN; Owner: Woodward Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KDOM (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Bingham Lake, MN; Owner: Windom Radio Incorporated)
  • KNUJ (860 AM; 1.0 kW; Essig, MN; Owner: Ingstad Brothers Broadcasting, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • KXAC (100.5 FM; Lewisville, MN; Owner: Minnesota Valley Broadcasting Co.)
  • KRRW (101.5 FM; Ormsby, MN; Owner: Minnesota Valley Broadcasting Co.)
  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; Alpha, MN; Owner: Kleven Broadcasting Company Of Minnesota)
  • KFMC-FM (106.5 FM; Welcome, MN; Owner: Woodward Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KNUJ-FM (107.3 FM; Cobden, MN; Owner: Ingstad Brothers Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KRLP (88.1 FM; Bingham Lake, MN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • 980602MC (88.3 FM; Essig, MN; Owner: Minn-iowa Christian Broadcasting Foundation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Saint James, MN; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • KQRB (89.9 FM; Bingham Lake, MN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Welcome, MN; Owner: Martin County Knights Of Columbus, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Alpha, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • 981215MB (90.9 FM; Storden, MN; Owner: Minn-iowa Christian Broadcasting Inc)
  • KDOM-FM (94.3 FM; Wilder, MN; Owner: Windom Radio, Inc.)
  • KQYK (95.7 FM; Madelia, MN; Owner: Three Eagles Of Luverne, Inc.)
  • KBEW-FM (98.3 FM; Fairmont, MN; Owner: Kbew, Inc.)
  • KEEZ-FM (99.1 FM; Madelia, MN; Owner: Three Eagles Of Luverne, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • KEYC-TV (Channel 12; Lewisville, MN; Owner: United Communications Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 93  (20.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 51  (11.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 64  (14.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (4.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 59  (13.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 124  (29.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 132  (31.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 98  (23.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 169 Farms In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota


(updated 2008)



Banks In Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

United Prairie Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $553.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 13

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

  • Windom Municipal


    (about 9.1 miles in Bingham Lake, Minnesota; Airport Code: MWM)

  • Jackson Airport


    (about 21.3 miles in Alpha, Minnesota; Airport Code: MJQ)

  • Fairmont Municipal


    (about 32.3 miles in Fairmont, Minnesota; Airport Code: FRM)

  • New Ulm Municipal


    (about 33.9 miles in Essig, Minnesota; Airport Code: ULM)

  • Worthington Municipal


    (about 38.2 miles in Worthington, Minnesota; Airport Code: OTG)

  • Downtown Heliport


    (about 48.5 miles in Mankato, Minnesota; Airport Code: JMN)

  • Mankato Regional


    (about 53.9 miles in Madison Lake, Minnesota; Airport Code: MKT)

  • Spencer Municipal


    (about 55.3 miles in Fostoria, Iowa; Airport Code: SPW)

  • Marshall Muni/Ryan Field


    (about 56.3 miles in Marshall, Minnesota; Airport Code: MML)

  • Southwest Minnesota Regional-Marshall/Ryan Field


    (about 56.7 miles in Ghent, Minnesota; Airport Code: MML)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.23%

Carpooled

11.46%

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

0.69%

Walked

8.45%

Other Means

0.46%

Worked At Home

3.70%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Mountain Lake City, 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
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 402

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 29

Female householder, no husband present : 67

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 253

Householder not living alone : 4


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 20

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 730


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 352

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 178

Renter-occupied housing units : 79


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 57

$10,000 to $14,999 : 68

$15,000 to $19,999 : 50

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 76

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 72

$40,000 to $44,999 : 49

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 117

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Total : 911


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Occupied : 755

Vacant : 156


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later : 17

Built 2000 to 2004 : 56

Built 1990 to 1999 : 19

Built 1980 to 1989 : 50

Built 1970 to 1979 : 120

Built 1960 to 1969 : 137

Built 1950 to 1959 : 131

Built 1940 to 1949 : 88

Built 1939 or earlier : 293


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Utility gas : 550

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 53

Electricity : 121

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 23

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $69,999 : 33

$70,000 to $79,999 : 72

$80,000 to $89,999 : 34

$90,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 102

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $174,999 : 47

$175,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Mountain Lake City, 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 25

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 8

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 280

Housing units without a mortgage : 265


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Mountain Lake City, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $152,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $112,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $121,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $101,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $55,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $65,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $44,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota: 63.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Minnesota: 64.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Mountain Lake City, 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $147,247
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $147,247
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $300,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $110,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $110,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $110,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $110,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $225,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $225,000
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $328,568
  Two Family 1 2 $222,920
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $290,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 9 $841,488
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $186,000
  Two Family 1 2 $254,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 3 $440,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Mountain Lake City, MN): $29,146
Median Household Income In 2000 (Minnesota): $47,111


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Mountain Lake City): $43,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Minnesota): $118,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Mountain Lake City): $346
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Minnesota): $566


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Utility Gas: 86.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.9%
Electricity: 10.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Mountain Lake City, 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 1 $1,984 5 $50 3 $23,808 $16.67
Financial Administration 0 $0 1 $10 1 $0 $10.00
Other Government Administration 0 $0 4 $40 2 $0 $20.00
Streets and Highways 1 $1,984 0 $0 0 $23,808 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Cottonwood Jackson Comm Hlth S


     Address: 407 Fifth Street, Jackson, Minnesota 56143
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/4/1977

Good Samaritan Home Hlth Care


     Address: 710 Fuller Drive #3, Windom, Minnesota 56101
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/30/1998

Madelia Hosp Home Health Care


     Address: 121 Drew Avenue Southeast, Madelia, Minnesota 56062
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/8/1985

Fairmont Med Ctr Mayo Homecare


     Address: 800 Medical Center Dr Box 800, Fairmont, Minnesota 56031
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/1/1994

Brown County Public Health


     Address: 1117 Center Street, New Ulm, Minnesota 56073
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/26/1971

Hospitals Close To Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Sanford Jackson Medical Center


     Address: 1430 North Highway, Jackson, Minnesota 56143
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Windom Area Hospital


     Address: "2150 Hospital Drive, Po Box 339", Windom, Minnesota 56101
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Springfield Medical Center Mayo Health System


     Address: 625 North Jackson Street, Springfield, Minnesota 56087
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sanford Westbrook Medical Center


     Address: 920 Bell Avenue Po Box 188, Westbrook, Minnesota 56183
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Fairmont Medical Center


     Address: "835 Johnson Street, Po Box 835", Fairmont, Minnesota 56031
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Good Samaritan Society - Mountain Lake


     Address: 745 Basinger Memorial Drive, Mountain Lake, Minnesota 56159
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Good Samaritan Society - Jackson


     Address: 601 West Jackson, Jackson, Minnesota 56143
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Good Samaritan Society - Windom


     Address: 705 Sixth Street, Windom, Minnesota 56101
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 100%

St John Lutheran Home


     Address: 201 South County Road 5, Springfield, Minnesota 56087
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Trimont Health Care Center


     Address: 303 Broadway Avenue South, Trimont, Minnesota 56176
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 108 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

    Retired Workers: 445
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Cottonwood County, Minnesota Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.80%
  • Bush & Cheney 55.85%
  • Other 1.36%



(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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota citizens.

Relocation to Cottonwood County, MN

4.53 % of Cottonwood County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,906

Minnesota Average 7.79 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Jackson County , MN 0.38 % ($34,833 AGI )
  • Murray County , MN 0.38 % ($40,278 AGI )
  • Nobles County , MN 0.36 % ($15,765 AGI )

Relocation away from Cottonwood County, MN

6.47 % of Cottonwood 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 $28,913

Minnesota Average 7.84 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jackson County , MN 0.44 % ($25,095 AGI )
  • Blue Earth County , MN 0.40 % ($27,105 AGI )
  • Watonwan County , MN 0.38 % ($38,778 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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota is based on over 50 years of data.













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Damage
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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 Mountain Lake City, Minnesota directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Mountain Lake City, Minnesota

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 2 1 2 3 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 94 48 97 147 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 2 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 97 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 48
Assault 4 6 2 1 1 n/a 1 3 1 0 0 0 2
    per 100,000 190 282 97 48 49 n/a 50 156 52 0 0 0 96
Burglary 12 35 21 8 13 n/a 4 1 0 0 0 0 3
    per 100,000 570 1,647 1,014 387 636 n/a 202 52 0 0 0 0 145
Larceny Theft 55 64 61 44 22 n/a 7 10 6 0 0 0 4
    per 100,000 2,614 3,012 2,945 2,131 1,076 n/a 353 520 314 0 0 0 193
Vehicle Theft 3 3 0 4 1 n/a 0 3 3 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 143 141 0 194 49 n/a 0 156 157 0 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0 0 1 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 49 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 2 1 0 1 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
18 26 21 14 9 n/a 3 4 2 0 0 0 2
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
9 14 11 7 5 n/a 2 2 1 0 0 0 1


(updated 2013)



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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