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Demographics Analysis

The people of Parkers Prairie 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
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Male:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 9 years : 5

10 to 14 years : 6

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 5

25 to 29 years : 3

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 2

45 to 49 years : 24

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 8

15 to 17 years : 2

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 3

35 to 39 years : 5

40 to 44 years : 10

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 2


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 180

Multiple ancestry : 89

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 15


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 271

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 : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Total:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 36

75 years and over : 9

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 25

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 19

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 4

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 2

75 years and over : 2

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 : 2

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 124

Female : 114

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 19

Female : 14

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence : 238

Born in other state in the United States : 33

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 34

Now married, except separated : 161

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 19

Divorced : 2

Separated : 2

Widowed : 2

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 265

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

German:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • German: 243   (54.2%)
  • Swedish: 65   (14.5%)
  • Norwegian: 41   (9.2%)
  • United States Or American: 28   (6.3%)
  • Polish: 23   (5.1%)
  • English: 18   (4.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (2.7%)
  • European: 3   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 3   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 3   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Irish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota is 284



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota: 147
Female Population in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota: 137


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota: 49.2
Median Female Resident Age in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota: 51.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Minnesota is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota


White


Both sexes

45.3

Male

42.7

Female

46.5

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

49.5

Male

0.0

Female

49.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

15.5

Female

0.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

63.0

Male

0.0

Female

63.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.3

Male

42.7

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota


  • White: 284
  • 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 Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (1.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (3.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (3.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 56   (54.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 7   (6.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 13   (12.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (8.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (7.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • 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: 4   (3.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (2.46%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 57   (46.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (9.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 16   (13.11%)
  • Associate Degree: 15   (12.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (9.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (1.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • Parkers Prairie Public School Dist.


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Box 46 411 S Otter Avenue, Parkers Prairie, MN 56361, Phone: (218) 338-6011, Students: 568 )

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

  • Parkers Prairie Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 46 518 South Mccornell, Parkers Prairie, MN 56361, Phone: (218) 338-6011, Students: 261 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • Parkers Prairie Secondary


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 46 411 S Otter Avenue, Parkers Prairie, MN 56361, Phone: (218) 338-6011, Students: 307 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Parkers Prairie 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 Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota.

Area Features of Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota


Building


(1) Parkers Prairie City Police Department   (2) Parkers Prairie Community Ambulance   (3) Parkers Prairie Fire Department  

Canal


(1) County Ditch Number Four   (2) County Ditch Number Ninteen   (3) County Ditch Number Thirteen  

Cemetery


(1) Folden Cemetery   (2) Gausdale Lutheran Church Cemetery   (3) North Effington Cemetery   (4) Oak Ridge Cemetery   (5) Parkers Prairie Cemetery   (6) Saint Paul S Lutheran Church Cemetery Historical   (7) Saint Williams Cemetery   (8) Swedish Cemetery   (9) Trefoldighed Menighed Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of The Confession   (2) Elmo Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) First Evangelical Lutheran Church   (5) Folden Church   (6) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (7) North Effington Church   (8) Saint Williams Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Parkers Prairie   (2) Township Of Effington   (3) Township Of Elmo   (4) Township Of Folden   (5) Township Of Parkers Prairie   (6) Township Of Woodside  

Hospital


(1) Parkers Prairie Medical Clinic  

Lake


(1) Almora Lake   (2) Arken Lake   (3) Augusta Lake   (4) Clarno Lake   (5) Cora Lake   (6) Crogan Lake   (7) Curtis Lake   (8) Fish Lake   (9) Graven Lake   (10) Horsehead Lake   (11) Lake Adley   (12) Lake Meyer   (13) Miller Lake   (14) Mud Lake   (15) Nelson Lake   (16) North Maple Lake   (17) Perch Lake   (18) Reese Lake   (19) Snow Lakes   (20) South Maple Lake   (21) Tess Lake   (22) Wing River Lake  

Locale


(1) Almora   (2) Parkers Prairie  

Park


(1) Almora State Wildlife Management Area   (2) Folden Woods State Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Almora   (2) Parkers Prairie   (3) Parkers Prairie Park  

Post Office


(1) Almora Post Office Historical   (2) Effington Post Office Historical   (3) Elmo Post Office Historical   (4) Parkers Prairie Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Block Lake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

56361 (pop. 2,461)


Cities Nearby Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Parkers Prairie Township, MN  (pop. 284) 0.0 Miles
Parkers Prairie City, MN  (pop. 965) 0.4 Miles
Elmo Township, MN  (pop. 314) 6.4 Miles
Effington Township, MN  (pop. 304) 6.4 Miles
Eastern Township, MN  (pop. 306) 6.5 Miles
Miltona Township, MN  (pop. 1,091) 6.6 Miles
Miltona City, MN  (pop. 357) 7.3 Miles
Spruce Hill Township, MN  (pop. 440) 7.7 Miles
Leaf Valley Township, MN  (pop. 359) 8.3 Miles
Urbank City, MN  (pop. 35) 8.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

218



Elevation in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota is 1,460.0 ft. (445.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Lat: 46.146733 N        Long: -95.332126 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 6   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 5   (3.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 5   (3.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 18   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 22   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 52   (34.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 9   (6.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (4.6%)
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.   : 9   (6.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 124

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 7

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 : 8

Other means : 2

Worked at home : 15


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Less than 5 minutes : 12

5 to 9 minutes : 31

10 to 14 minutes : 21

15 to 19 minutes : 14

20 to 24 minutes : 12

25 to 29 minutes : 8

30 to 34 minutes : 18

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 4

45 to 59 minutes : 12

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 37

No Social Security income : 85


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 11

No retirement income : 111


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2.0 kW; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KVKK (1070 AM; 10.0 kW; Aldrich, MN; Owner: Dj Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KVKK (1070 AM; 5.0 kW; Aldrich, MN; Owner: Dj Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KEYL (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Little Sauk, MN; Owner: Prairie Broadcasting Company)
  • KXRA (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Alexandria, MN; Owner: Paradis Broadcasting Of Alexandria, Inc.)
  • 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 Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • KXRA-FM (92.3 FM; Alexandria, MN; Owner: Paradis Broadcasting Of Alexandria, Inc.)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; Garfield, MN; Owner: Bdi Broadcasting Inc.)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; Fergus Falls, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KXRZ (99.3 FM; Nelson, MN; Owner: Paradis Broadcasting Of Alexandria, Inc.)
  • KPRW (99.5 FM; New York Mills, MN; Owner: Result Radio, Inc.)
  • KXDL (99.7 FM; Browerville, MN; Owner: Prairie Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 24  (26.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 12  (13.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (8.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 30  (33.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 34  (37.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (16.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 32  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (8.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (2.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 225 Farms In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota


(updated 2008)



Banks In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Midwest Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $347k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  • Chandler Field


    (about 19.5 miles in Alexandria, Minnesota; Airport Code: AXN)

  • Wadena Municipal


    (about 21.8 miles in Bluffton, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN4)

  • Fergus Falls Municipal-Einar Mickelson Field


    (about 40.6 miles in Carlisle, Minnesota; Airport Code: FFM)

  • Park Rapids Municipal-Konshok Field


    (about 53.4 miles in Lake Itasca, Minnesota; Airport Code: PKD)

  • Detroit Lakes-Wething Field


    (about 53.8 miles in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota; Airport Code: DTL)

  • Brainerd Lakes Regional


    (about 59.6 miles in Merrifield, Minnesota; Airport Code: BRD)

  • Brainerd/Crow Wing County


    (about 59.6 miles in Merrifield, Minnesota; Airport Code: BRD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.89%

Carpooled

13.07%

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

2.84%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

14.20%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 88

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 10

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 17

Householder not living alone : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 115


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 80

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

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 : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Total : 128


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Occupied : 122

Vacant : 6


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later : 1

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 30

Built 1980 to 1989 : 4

Built 1970 to 1979 : 10

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 12

Built 1940 to 1949 : 2

Built 1939 or earlier : 60


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 51

Electricity : 25

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 28

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 17

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 1

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Parkers Prairie 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 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 8

$70,000 to $79,999 : 7

$80,000 to $89,999 : 2

$90,000 to $99,999 : 2

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $174,999 : 10

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 21

$250,000 to $299,999 : 15

$300,000 to $399,999 : 9

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 4

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Parkers Prairie 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 : 2

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 56

Housing units without a mortgage : 52


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $291,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $205,600

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $237,500

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $195,800

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $118,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota: 77.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Minnesota: 64.6%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Parkers Prairie 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 $539,850
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $539,850
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $989,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $989,500
2001        
  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
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $282,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $282,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $570,000
  Two Family 1 2 $95,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 6 $665,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 1 2 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 2 $300,000
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $545,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $545,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $690,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $690,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Parkers Prairie Township, MN): $37,159
Median Household Income In 2000 (Minnesota): $47,111


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Parkers Prairie Township): $90,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Minnesota): $118,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Parkers Prairie Township): $475
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Minnesota): $566


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 46.8%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 39.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.6%
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 Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Knute Nelson Home Care


     Address: 420 12th Avenue East, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/16/2006

Vikingland Home Health Inc


     Address: 1411 Hawthorne, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/11/1993

Tri County Hosp Home Hlth Care


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

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

Hospitals Close To Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Douglas County Hospital


     Address: 111 17th Avenue East, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Tri County Hospital


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

Lake Region Healthcare Corporation


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

Perham Memorial Hospital & Home


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

St Michaels Hospital & Nursing Home


     Address: 425 North Elm Street, Sauk Centre, Minnesota 56378
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

St Williams Living Center


     Address: 212 West Soo Street, Box 30, Parkers Prairie, Minnesota 56361
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Golden Livingcenter - Henning


     Address: 907 Marshall Avenue, Po Box 57, Henning, Minnesota 56551
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Good Samaritan Society - Battle Lake


     Address: 105 Glenhaven Drive, Battle Lake, Minnesota 56515
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Golden Livingcenter - Otter Tail Lake


     Address: 28930 County Highway 145, Battle Lake, Minnesota 56515
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Crestview Manor


     Address: 649 State Street, Evansville, Minnesota 56326
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 64%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 95 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

    Retired Workers: 380
    Disabled Workers: 65
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 45


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















Storms In Parkers Prairie Township, Minnesota

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/21/2002, 06:10 am 0 0 $10K --
07/21/2002, 06:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/15/1999, 07:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/15/1999, 07:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/09/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/25/1998, 10:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/03/1998, 12:40 am 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Parkers Prairie 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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