Andover, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 31,996 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +20.3%
 
Males: 16,168  (50.5%)
Females: 15,828  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55303, 55304.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $91,297 (it was $76,241 in 2000)
Andover:

$91,297
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,062 (it was $26,317 in 2000)

Andover city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $217,954 (it was $159,900 in 2000)
Andover:

$217,954
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $194,546; Detached houses: $211,611; Townhouses or other attached units: $131,603; In 2-unit structures: $187,046; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,382; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,215; Mobile homes: $22,401

Median gross rent in 2013: $977.

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  • Races in Andover, MN (2013)

    Andover races chart
    • 28,67091.1%White alone
    • 7232.3%Hispanic
    • 6972.2%Asian alone
    • 6182.0%Two or more races
    • 4891.6%Black alone
    • 650.2%American Indian alone
    • 340.1%Other race alone

Races in Andover detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Andover: 111.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.6%), Norwegian (12.6%), Irish (8.4%), Swedish (8.2%), Polish (6.2%), United States (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1972

Elevation: 891 feet

Land area: 34.1 square miles.

Population density: 938 people per square mile   (low).

Andover,MN real estate house value index trend

Andover, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Andover:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Andover city:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

1,073 residents are foreign born (0.8% Africa, 0.7% Asia, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.4%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,614 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,609 (1.1%)

Andover satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (6.1 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (20.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (368.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Anoka, MN (2.2 miles ), Ramsey, MN (2.3 miles ), Oak Grove, MN (2.4 miles ), Ham Lake, MN (2.4 miles ), Coon Rapids, MN (2.5 miles ), Champlin, MN (2.6 miles ), East Bethel, MN (2.8 miles ), Nowthen, MN (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 282 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 1998: 448 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 1999: 411 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2000: 342 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2001: 285 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2002: 218 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2003: 179 buildings, average cost: $161,900
  • 2004: 251 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2005: 226 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2006: 151 buildings, average cost: $164,500
  • 2007: 91 buildings, average cost: $201,600
  • 2008: 129 buildings, average cost: $86,200
  • 2009: 47 buildings, average cost: $196,700
  • 2010: 71 buildings, average cost: $207,100
  • 2011: 58 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2012: 80 buildings, average cost: $188,400
  • 2013: 98 buildings, average cost: $214,600
  • 2014: 52 buildings, average cost: $284,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.26 N, Longitude: 93.33 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -12,062 (-38.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,608 (14.7%)

Andover household income distribution Andover home values distribution

Crime rates in Andover by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 31112
per 100,000 11.137.740.5
Robberies 105
per 100,000 3.70.016.9
Assaults 141326
per 100,000 51.644.687.7
Burglaries 93114117
per 100,000 342.8390.7394.8
Thefts 595607606
per 100,000 2,193.12,080.52,044.9
Auto thefts 274535
per 100,000 99.5154.2118.1
Arson 546
per 100,000 18.413.720.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 318.8) 153.7177.9191.0

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Crime rate in Andover detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population


Population change in the 1990s: +11,305 (+74.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Andover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Andover, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Andover, Minnesota average temperatures Andover, Minnesota average precipitation Andover, Minnesota humidity Andover, Minnesota wind speed Andover, Minnesota snowfall Andover, Minnesota sunshine Andover, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Andover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the Andover city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 tornado 2.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Andover-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 146.5 miles away from Andover center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 307.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 175.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from Andover center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 325.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Anoka County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Andover topographic map

Birthplace of: Clarence Munn - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near Andover:

  • FMC - COON RAPIDS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • ANOKA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ANOKA, MN)
  • ANOKA MAPLE MANOR CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ANOKA, MN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - TWIN RIVERS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ANOKA, MN)
  • TWIN RIVERS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ANOKA, MN)
  • MARY T HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • CAMILIA ROSE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Andover:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 6 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,918)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 11 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 12 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Bethel University (about 17 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 18 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Walden University (about 20 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)
  • Capella University (about 20 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 21,718)

Public high schools in Andover:

  • BRIDGES (Location: 13735 ROUND LAKE BLVD NW, Grades: 12)
  • ANDOVER HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 2115 ANDOVER BLVD NW, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Andover:

  • LEGACY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 496, Location: 3037 BUNKER LAKE BLVD NW, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Andover:

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Notable locations in Andover: Woodland Creek Golf Club (A), Andover Fire Department Station 3 (B), Andover Fire Department Station 2 (C), Andover Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Andover Center Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Andover: Saint Patricks Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Constance Evangelical Free Church Cemetery (1), Staples Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Ward Lake (A), Round Lake (B), Bunker Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cedar Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Andover include: Coon Creek Park (1), Kelsey Round Lake Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Libraries - North Central Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 17565 Highway 65 Northeast) (1), Mickman BROS Nurseries Inc - Golf Range (Amusement & Theme Parks; 14630 Highway 65 Northeast) (2), Adventure Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 14200 Lincoln Street Northeast) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Americinn Lodge & Suites (13440 Highway 65 Northeast) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Anoka County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 86.2. This is about average.

City:

86.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0834. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0834
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.26
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.460. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.460
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.03. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.03
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00268. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00268
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.8%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 10.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.5% for American Indian residents, 19.5% for other race residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  85.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
39 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
11 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Andover, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Andover (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Andover Branch at 1966 Bunker Lake Blvd Nw Ste, branch established on 2007/07/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Andover Branch at 3445 Bunker Lake Boulevard, branch established on 1987/01/05. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • 1st Regents Bank: at 1777 Bunker Lake Boulevard Nw, branch established on 2001/05/22. Info updated 2010/12/14: Bank assets: $62.8 mil, Deposits: $57.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Alliance Bank Shares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Minnesota average:

10.7

Andover travel time to work - commute Andover mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhood in Andover (Andover, Minnesota Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Andover city (based on Anoka County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic75,53512
Evangelical Protestant49,709109
Mainline Protestant36,54933
Other2,17912
Orthodox1953
None166,677-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 32
Anoka County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Anoka County:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 109
Anoka County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 125
Here:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Anoka County:

27.7%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Andover:

48.1%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Andover:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Andover:

22.4%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Andover:

34.8%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.5%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Andover, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$13,844$55,3760$0
Other Government Administration 3$18,398$73,5926$4,773
Firefighters 0$0 50$37,003
Fire - Other 3$16,406$65,6240$0
Streets and Highways 7$38,747$66,4230$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,784$45,4080$0
Sewerage 2$12,091$72,5460$0
Parks and Recreation 7$31,899$54,6840$0
Natural Resources 1$4,094$49,1280$0
Water Supply 5$24,403$58,5670$0
Other and Unallocable 3$16,448$65,7920$0
Totals for Government 35$180,114$61,75356$41,776

Andover government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $3,799,000 ($118.73)
    Regular Highways: $1,561,000 ($48.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $691,000 ($21.60)
    Sewerage: $135,000 ($4.22)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($1.00)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,307,000 ($40.85)
    Police Protection: $1,103,000 ($34.47)
    General - Other: $914,000 ($28.57)
    Sewerage: $852,000 ($26.63)
    Water Utilities: $686,000 ($21.44)
    Fire Protection: $678,000 ($21.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $557,000 ($17.41)
    Central Staff Services: $541,000 ($16.91)
    Financial Administration: $420,000 ($13.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $378,000 ($11.81)
    General Public Buildings: $213,000 ($6.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $156,000 ($4.88)
    Housing & Community Development: $152,000 ($4.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000 ($4.31)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($0.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,865,000 ($58.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $478,000 ($14.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $273,000 ($8.53)
    Fire Protection: $204,000 ($6.38)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($1.38)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($1.34)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($0.81)
    Central Staff: $14,000 ($0.44)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($0.19)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $3,000 ($0.09)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,827,000 ($88.35)

Andover government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,408,000 ($44.01)
    Sewerage: $1,171,000 ($36.60)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $69,000 ($2.16)
    Housing & Community Development: $21,000 ($0.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $48,000 ($1.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,948,000 ($123.39)
    Interest Earnings: $2,321,000 ($72.54)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,645,000 ($51.41)
    Property Sale Other: $237,000 ($7.41)
    Rents: $32,000 ($1.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,110,000 ($34.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $758,000 ($23.69)
    Highways: $664,000 ($20.75)
    Public Welfare: $62,000 ($1.94)
    Education: $19,000 ($0.59)
    All Other: $14,000 ($0.44)
  • Tax - Property: $5,686,000 ($177.71)
    NEC: $662,000 ($20.69)

Andover government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $20,465,000 ($639.61)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $30,995,000 ($968.71)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $8,940,000 ($279.41)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $16,441,000 ($513.85)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,115,000 ($628.67)
    Other, NEC: $19,085,000 ($596.48)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $350,000 ($10.94)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,409,000 ($137.80)

Andover government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,087,000 ($252.75)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,635,000 ($332.39)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $26,360,000 ($823.85)

6.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($95 average AGI)
Anoka County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hennepin County, MN  2.26% ($36,705 average AGI)
from Ramsey County, MN  1.20% ($41,557)
from Washington County, MN  0.29% ($41,350)


6.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,499 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($141 average AGI)
Anoka County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hennepin County, MN  2.26% ($35,260 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  1.16% ($34,240)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.31% ($39,388)

Strongest AM radio stations in Andover:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KDIZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Andover:

  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • WLKX-FM (95.9 FM; FOREST LAKE, MN; Owner: LAKES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • KFAI (90.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INC.)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Andover:

  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Andover fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • 66,767Total average daily traffic
  • 5,349Total average daily truck traffic
  • 64,560Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Andover)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Andover, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • ANOKA RADIO, 13595 Hanson Blvd (Lat: 45.218028 Lon: -93.304389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQFS254
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.62 MHz, 6635.62 MHzGrant Date: 09/20/2006, Expiration Date: 09/20/2016, Certifier: Morrie R MoxRegistrant: Anoka County, 325 E Main Street, Anoka, MN 55303, Phone: (763) 450-4580, Fax: (763) 755-2035, Email:
  • MSPRLB, Ne Of Int Of Round Lake (Lat: 45.263611 Lon: -93.345000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQJT452
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 11622.5 MHz, 11605.0 MHz, 11627.5 MHzGrant Date: 12/23/2008, Expiration Date: 12/23/2018, Certifier: Kurt MaassRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • MN-MSP0422D, 14055 Rose Street Nw (Lat: 45.226667 Lon: -93.352444), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQLZ509
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/04/2010, Expiration Date: 06/04/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • Soderville Tower, Co. Rd. 18, (Lat: 45.288944 Lon: -93.237806), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 86.3 m, Call Sign: WQWJ554
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHzGrant Date: 09/15/2015, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021, Certifier: Sylvia StrobelRegistrant: Minnesota Public Radio, 480 Cedar Street, St. Paul, MN 55101, Phone: (651) 290-1500, Fax: (651) 290-1243, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Andover)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Andover)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED217$193,134170$202,2121,035$202,15749$83,02027$144,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$189,8187$158,85779$205,9244$43,5001$161,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$219,11814$198,071284$229,95434$90,6184$105,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$197,70012$159,417217$215,4477$77,1435$158,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$177,7504$182,25071$174,8170$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0502.08 , 0502.17, 0502.18, 0502.19, 0502.20, 0502.21, 0502.22

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED36$217,38929$257,7240$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$207,4008$265,1250$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$235,5006$295,1670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$186,0006$259,8331$200,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$223,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0502.08 , 0502.17, 0502.18, 0502.19, 0502.20, 0502.21, 0502.22

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Andover and their reported violations in the past:

ANDOVER (Address: 1685 Crosstown Boulevard NW , Population served: 19,903, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-17-2006 and FEB-28-2008, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2006), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2006), St BCA signed (NOV-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2008), St BCA signed (FEB-28-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-17-2006 and FEB-28-2008, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2006), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2006), St BCA signed (NOV-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2008), St BCA signed (FEB-28-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 55
  • Hazardous Condition: 47
  • Service Call: 39
  • Good Intent Call: 7

Incident types - Andover

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Andover, MN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Andover, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Starbucks1
CVS1Subway1
Caribou Coffee1T-Mobile1
Circle K1Target1
DHL1UPS2
FedEx1Walgreens1
H&R Block1YMCA1
McDonald's2

Andover compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Andover on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 (55304) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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