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Demographics Analysis

The people of Oscar 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
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Male:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 5

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 3

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 2

45 to 49 years : 9

50 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 2

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 2

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 1

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 4

45 to 49 years : 9

50 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 2


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 61

Multiple ancestry : 82

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 1


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 140

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Total:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 29

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 17

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

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

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 3

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 73

Female : 52

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 5

Female : 10

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 1

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence : 124

Born in other state in the United States : 12

Native: born outside the United States : 1

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 3

Separated : 2

Widowed : 10

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 1

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 129

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Oscar Township, Minnesota

  • Norwegian: 125   (43.3%)
  • German: 74   (25.6%)
  • Swedish: 30   (10.4%)
  • Irish: 18   (6.2%)
  • English: 16   (5.5%)
  • Other Groups: 11   (3.8%)
  • Danish: 3   (1.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 3   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 2   (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 2   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Oscar Township, Minnesota is 144



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Oscar Township, Minnesota: 79
Female Population in Oscar Township, Minnesota: 65


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Oscar Township, Minnesota: 49.8
Median Female Resident Age in Oscar Township, Minnesota: 50.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Minnesota is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Oscar Township, Minnesota


White


Both sexes

47.2

Male

48.0

Female

44.0

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

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

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

51.5

Male

0.0

Female

51.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

8.5

Male

31.5

Female

8.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.4

Male

48.0

Female

44.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Oscar Township, Minnesota


  • White: 137
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 3
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 4



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (2.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (10.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (2.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 24   (31.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4   (5.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 10   (13.16%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (6.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 19   (25%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (2.63%)
  • 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: 3   (4.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (2.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 32   (43.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3   (4.05%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7   (9.46%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (17.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (18.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Oscar Township, Minnesota


  • Apple River Fort Historic Foundation Inc


    Po Box 26, Elizabeth, IL 61028
    http://www.appleriverfort.org

  • Colorado Driving Society


    34540 Columbine Trail East, Elizabeth, CO 80107

  • Elizabeth Beauchamp Chapter Of The Daughters Of American Pio


    Po Box 621, Elizabeth, WV 26143

  • Elizabeth Historical Society


    Po Box 115, Elizabeth, IL 61028

  • Evans Landing Cemetery Foundation Corp % John H Cunningham


    9170 Hwy 111 Se, Elizabeth, IN 47117

  • Historical Society Elizabeth New Jersey Inc


    1045 E Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07202

  • Liberty Hall Museum Inc


    1003 Morris Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07208
    http://www.libertyhallnj.org

  • Old First Historic Trust


    , Elizabeth, NJ 07201

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Oscar 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 Oscar Township, Minnesota.

Area Features of Oscar Township, Minnesota


Building


(1) Elizabeth Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Evangelical Lutheran Kirchof Cemetery   (2) Friborg Lutheran Church Cemetery Historical   (3) German Evangelical Cemetery Historical   (4) Hedemarken Lutheran Church Cemetery   (5) Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery   (6) Old Friborg Cemetery   (7) Rothsay Cemetery   (8) South Friborg Cemetery   (9) Stavanger Lutheran Church Cemetery   (10) Zion Elizabeth Cemetery  

Church


(1) Augustana Lutheran Church   (2) Friborg Church   (3) Hedemarken Church   (4) Immanuel Church   (5) Saint Elizabeth S Catholic Church   (6) Saint John Lutheran Church   (7) Stavanger Church   (8) Swedish Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Elizabeth   (2) Township Of Elizabeth   (3) Township Of Friberg   (4) Township Of Oscar  

Dam


(1) Friberg Dam-taplin Gorge   (2) Pelican River Dam   (3) Taplin Gorge Dam  

Lake


(1) Altner Lake   (2) Big Stone Lake   (3) Christopherson Lake   (4) Devils Lake   (5) Fjestad Lake   (6) Houland Lake   (7) Knobel Lake   (8) Lake Haldorsen   (9) Lake Jewett   (10) Lake Mason   (11) Lake Oscar   (12) Long Lake   (13) Mccoy Lake   (14) Moen Lake   (15) Mud Lake   (16) Peterson Lake   (17) Reed Lake   (18) Rice Lake   (19) Skogen Marsh   (20) Sproul Lake   (21) Wedel Lake   (22) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Carlisle   (2) Elizabeth Historical  

Park


(1) Oscar State Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Carlisle   (2) Elizabeth  

Post Office


(1) Carlisle Post Office Historical   (2) Elizabeth Post Office Historical   (3) Oscar Post Office Historical   (4) Rumsey Post Office Historical   (5) Sverre Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Red River Lake  

School


(1) Elliott School Historical   (2) School Number 111 Historical   (3) School Number 125 Historical   (4) School Number 203 Historical   (5) School Number 208 Historical   (6) School Number 230 Historical   (7) School Number 260 Historical   (8) School Number 36 Historical   (9) School Number 62 Historical   (10) School Number 86 Historical  

Stream


(1) Reed Creek  

Tower


(1) Kbrf-fm Fergus Falls  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Oscar Township, Minnesota

56533 (pop. 293)


Cities Nearby Oscar Township, Minnesota

Elizabeth City, MN  (pop. 164) 4.1 Miles
Carlisle Township, MN  (pop. 207) 5.3 Miles
Rothsay City, MN  (pop. 541) 6.0 Miles
Elizabeth Township, MN  (pop. 825) 6.1 Miles
Trondhjem Township, MN  (pop. 158) 6.5 Miles
Fergus Falls Township, MN  (pop. 982) 7.5 Miles
Erhard City, MN  (pop. 136) 7.8 Miles
Andrea Township, MN  (pop. 54) 8.4 Miles
Erhards Grove Township, MN  (pop. 351) 8.7 Miles
Tanberg Township, MN  (pop. 133) 9.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Oscar Township, Minnesota

218



Elevation in Oscar Township, Minnesota is 1,260.0 ft. (384.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Oscar Township, Minnesota

Lat: 46.401901 N        Long: -96.209338 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Oscar 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 Oscar Township, Minnesota

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (7.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3   (2.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 17   (14.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 7   (6.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 22   (19.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 19   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6   (5.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (6.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 11   (9.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 7   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 53

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 6

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 4

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Less than 5 minutes : 2

5 to 9 minutes : 2

10 to 14 minutes : 4

15 to 19 minutes : 29

20 to 24 minutes : 17

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 4

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 2

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 24

No Social Security income : 40


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 4

No retirement income : 60


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $74,999 : 5

$75,000 to $99,999 : 9

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $83,125


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Oscar Township, Minnesota

  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2.0 kW; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • WZFN (1100 AM; 22.0 kW; Baker, MN; Owner: Brantley Broadcast Associates, Llc)
  • WZFN (1100 AM; 50.0 kW; Baker, MN; Owner: Brantley Broadcast Associates, Llc)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KDLM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: Leighton Enterprises, Inc.)
  • KBMW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Wahpeton, ND; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Oscar Township, Minnesota

  • KRCQ (102.3 FM; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: Detroit Lakes Broadcasting Company,)
  • KZCR (103.3 FM; Elizabeth, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc)
  • KBOT (104.1 FM; Erhard, MN; Owner: Leighton Enterprises, Inc.)
  • KLTA (105.1 FM; Wolverton, MN; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • KEGK (106.9 FM; Wolverton, MN; Owner: Guderian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; Wolverton, MN; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Barnesville, MN; Owner: Pioneer Public Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Barnesville, MN; Owner: We Have This Hope Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • KCMF (89.7 FM; Carlisle, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Detroit Lakes, MN; Owner: White Earth Land Recovery Project)
  • KCCD (90.3 FM; Baker, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • KCCM-FM (91.1 FM; Baker, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; Carlisle, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • KBVB (95.1 FM; Barnesville, MN; Owner: Radio Fargo-moorhead, Inc.)
  • KBVB (95.1 FM; Barnesville, MN; Owner: Radio Fargo-moorhead, Inc.)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KQWB-FM (98.7 FM; Baker, MN; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Oscar Township, Minnesota

  • KVRR (Channel 15; Barnesville, MN; Owner: Red River Broadcast Co., Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Oscar Township, Minnesota

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (43.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7  (9.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (21.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16  (29.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 2  (3.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 24  (43.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (3.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (3.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 6 Farms In Oscar Township, Minnesota


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Oscar Township, Minnesota

  • Fergus Falls Municipal-Einar Mickelson Field


    (about 8.5 miles in Carlisle, Minnesota; Airport Code: FFM)

  • Detroit Lakes-Wething Field


    (about 33.1 miles in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota; Airport Code: DTL)

  • Hawley Municipal


    (about 34.0 miles in Hawley, Minnesota; Airport Code: UXC)

  • Hamry Field


    (about 41.2 miles in Kindred, North Dakota; Airport Code: ND1)

  • Hector Field


    (about 45.6 miles in Fargo, North Dakota; Airport Code: FAR)

  • Hector International


    (about 45.6 miles in Fargo, North Dakota; Airport Code: FAR)

  • Wadena Municipal


    (about 47.7 miles in Bluffton, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN4)

  • Chandler Field


    (about 53.7 miles in Alexandria, Minnesota; Airport Code: AXN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Oscar Township, Minnesota

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.17%

Carpooled

6.98%

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

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.85%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Oscar 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
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 0

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 23

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 64


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 5


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 8

$60,000 to $74,999 : 5

$75,000 to $99,999 : 9

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Total : 84


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Occupied : 64

Vacant : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later : 2

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 6

Built 1980 to 1989 : 10

Built 1970 to 1979 : 15

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1

Built 1939 or earlier : 42


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Utility gas : 3

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 36

Electricity : 8

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 8

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 9

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Oscar Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 2

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $174,999 : 6

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 11

$250,000 to $299,999 : 7

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Oscar 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 31

Housing units without a mortgage : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $240,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $187,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $121,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $150,000

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $171,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Oscar Township, Minnesota: 74.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Minnesota: 64.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Oscar Township, Minnesota

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Oscar Township, Minnesota

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $75,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $75,000
2003        
  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
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $450,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $450,000
2005        
  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
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $260,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $260,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Oscar Township, MN): $43,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Minnesota): $47,111


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oscar Township): $86,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Minnesota): $118,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oscar Township): $388
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Minnesota): $566


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Oscar Township, Minnesota

Utility Gas: 3.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 34.6%
Electricity: 0.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 56.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.1%
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 Oscar Township, Minnesota are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Oscar Township, Minnesota

Lakeland Hospice & Home Care Inc


     Address: 120 South Union Avenue, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/9/1985

New Dimensions Home Hlth Care


     Address: 312 North Tower Road, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56538
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/19/1996

Care 2000 Home Healthcare Serv


     Address: 119 East Lincoln Avenue, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56538
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/30/1996

St Francis Home Health Care


     Address: 2400 St Francis Drive, Breckenridge, Minnesota 56520
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/26/1986

Richland County Home Health Agency


     Address: 413 3rd Ave N, Wahpeton, North Dakota 58075
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/20/1966

Hospitals Close To Oscar Township, Minnesota

Lake Region Healthcare Corporation


     Address: 712 S Cascade, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Francis Medical Center


     Address: 2400 St Francis Drive, Breckenridge, Minnesota 56520
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Marys Regional Health Center


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

Perham Memorial Hospital & Home


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

Meritcare Health System


     Address: 720 North 4th Street, Fargo, North Dakota 58122
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Oscar Township, Minnesota

Broen Memorial Home


     Address: 824 South Sheridan, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 125
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Pioneer Care Center


     Address: 1006 South Sheridan Street, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 97%

St Francis Home


     Address: 2400 St Francis Drive, Breckenridge, Minnesota 56520
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Pelican Valley Health Center


     Address: 211 East Mill Street, Po Box 645, Pelican Rapids, Minnesota 56572
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Good Samaritan Society - Pelican Rapids


     Address: 119 North Broadway, Po Box 646, Pelican Rapids, Minnesota 56572
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Oscar Township, Minnesota

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 140 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Oscar Township, Minnesota

    Retired Workers: 25
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(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 Oscar 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 Oscar Township, Minnesota is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Oscar Township, Minnesota

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/21/2001, 04:30 am 0 0 $2K --
08/30/2000, 09:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/22/1999, 08:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/09/1999, 01:20 am 0 0 $10K --
10/08/1997, 09:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/17/1996, 06:55 pm 0 0 $50K --
         





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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 Oscar 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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