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Population in 2012: 1,378 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -52.0%
Males: 779  (56.6%)
Females: 599  (43.4%)

Median resident age:  48.5 years
Minnesota median age:  42.9 years

Zip codes: 56208.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,631 (it was $25,950 in 2000)
Appleton:

$34,631
MN:

$58,906
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,816

Appleton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $53,529 (it was $42,600 in 2000)
Appleton:

$53,529
MN:

$178,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $61,689; Detached houses: $63,890; Townhouses or other attached units: $23,415; In 2-unit structures: $83,624; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $86,969; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $113,728; Mobile homes: $26,414

Median gross rent in 2012: $490.

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  • White alone - 1,525 (87.5%)
  • Black alone - 97 (5.6%)
  • Hispanic - 83 (4.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 31 (1.8%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Appleton: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (37.4%), Norwegian (26.2%), Swedish (7.0%), Irish (4.5%), Italian (4.2%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 1.99 square miles.

Population density: 692 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Appleton:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Appleton city:

  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

82 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia).

This city:  4.7%
Minnesota:  7.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $919 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $769 (1.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (93.1 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (135.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (478.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Holloway, MN (2.5 miles) , Correll, MN (2.7 miles) , Louisburg, MN (2.8 miles) , Milan, MN (2.9 miles ), Bellingham, MN (3.7 miles ), Danvers, MN (3.8 miles) , Madison, MN (3.9 miles ), Odessa, MN (3.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.20 N, Longitude: 96.02 W

Area code: 320

Appleton household income distribution Appleton home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Appleton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10003N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 34.50.00.00.0103.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Robberies 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 3243114437
per 100,000 103.468.3142.7101.734.334.6207.4128.299.6235.6
Burglaries 21121410951451613
per 100,000 723.6409.6499.5339.1308.9173.1725.8160.2531.4437.6
Thefts 25163527234342243734
per 100,000 861.5546.11248.7915.6789.31488.42177.3769.01228.81144.4
Auto thefts 2245204222
per 100,000 68.968.3142.7169.568.60.0207.464.166.467.3
Arson 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 144.572.5130.098.1154.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

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Crime rate in Appleton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Minnesota average:

1.66

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Appleton, Minnesota accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.1%
Minnesota:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +1,303 (+83.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Appleton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Appleton city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 5/17/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Appleton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above 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 32.4 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 35.3 miles away from Appleton 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 57.6 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 51.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Swift County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Jerry Koosman - Baseball player, Elmer Austin Benson - Politician, Clinton Sundberg - Actor, Chuck Brown (Minnesota politician) - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers in Appleton:

  • APPLETON MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals,Government - Local, provides emergency services, 30 SOUTH BEHL STREET)
  • APPLETON MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, 30 SOUTH BEHL STREET)
  • APPLETON MUNICIPAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, SCHLIEMAN AND BEHL STREET)

Political contributions by individuals in Appleton, MN

Airports located in Appleton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Appleton:

  • Ridgewater College (about 47 miles; Willmar, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,670)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 54 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • South Dakota State University (about 72 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 9,084)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 76 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 3,462)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 87 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,057)
  • Rasmussen College-St Cloud (about 92 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 2,762)
  • Saint Cloud Technical College (about 94 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 2,740)

Public elementary/middle school in Appleton:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College Canby Campus - 43 miles from Appelton Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Granite Falls Campus - 37 miles from Appelton

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Notable locations in Appleton: Appleton Golf Club (A), Appleton Lions Park Campground (B), Appleton (C), Appleton City Library (D), Appleton Police Department (E), Appleton Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Appleton include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Zion Lutheran Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), First Congregational Church (E), Word Fellowship Church (F), Saint John's Catholic Church (G), Trinity Lutheran Church (H), Zion Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Appleton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Super 8 Appleton MN (900 North Munsterman).

 
Swift County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.0. This is about average.
City:

36.0
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.6

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

APPLETON (Address: Appleton City Hall , Population served: 2871, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Appleton that have no violations reported:

  • ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 103, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILSON'S MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.3%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 94.1% for Black residents, 53.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 95.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  50.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Appleton, MN

61 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
1,324 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000
78 people in nursing homes in 2000

Appleton compared to Minnesota state average:

Appleton, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Appleton (2011 data):

  • Prairie Sun Bank: Detached Facility at 250 North Miles Street, branch established on 1880/09/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $28.8 mil, Deposits: $25.8 mil, headquarters in Milan, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Milan Agency, Inc.
  • Farmers and Merchants State Bank of Appleton: Farmers And Merchants State Bank Of at 239 North Miles, branch established on 1915/02/20. Info updated 2007/10/05: Bank assets: $42.7 mil, Deposits: $34.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Mps Investment Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Appleton travel time to work - commute


Appleton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Appleton city (based on Swift County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.28%
Here81.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Free Church of America
Adherents44.2%28.2%14.9%3.3%2.7%
Congregations31.3%18.8%15.6%6.3%6.3%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist General ConferenceLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.6%1.5%1.3%1.2%1.2%
Congregations3.1%6.3%3.1%3.1%6.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
This county:

2.70 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Swift County:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Swift County:

11.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Swift County:

12.5%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,218$61,3080$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,581$51,4864$801
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 6$14,287
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,599
Streets and Highways 3$10,393$41,5720$0
Hospitals 140$268,337$23,0000$0
Water Supply 1$2,984$35,8080$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,060$36,72013$6,673
Totals for Government 149$303,573$24,44924$23,360

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

  • Construction - Own Hospitals: $75,000 ($54.43)
  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $7,614,000 ($5525.40)
    Welfare - Other: $2,630,000 ($1908.56)
    Water Utilities: $692,000 ($502.18)
    Regular Highways: $332,000 ($240.93)
    Liquor Stores: $310,000 ($224.96)
    Police Protection: $294,000 ($213.35)
    General - Other: $260,000 ($188.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $156,000 ($113.21)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($86.36)
    Health Services - Other: $102,000 ($74.02)
    Fire Protection: $56,000 ($40.64)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($34.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($15.97)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($14.51)
    Air Transportation: $15,000 ($10.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $295,000 ($214.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $588,000 ($426.71)
    Natural Resource - Other: $380,000 ($275.76)
    Own Hospitals: $200,000 ($145.14)
    Water Utilities: $47,000 ($34.11)
    Air Transportation: $20,000 ($14.51)
    Health - Other: $9,000 ($6.53)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($6.53)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($4.35)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($4.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($3.63)
    Liquor Stores: $1,000 ($0.73)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,015,000 ($2913.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($51.52)

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

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,062,000 ($5850.51)
    All Other: $4,275,000 ($3102.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($18.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $2,298,000 ($1667.63)
    All Other: $33,000 ($23.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $121,000 ($87.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $106,000 ($76.92)
    General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($24.67)
    Special Assessments: $16,000 ($11.61)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $782,000 ($567.49)
    Liquor Stores: $321,000 ($232.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $5,643,000 ($4095.07)
    General Support: $660,000 ($478.96)
    All Other: $383,000 ($277.94)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($10.89)
  • Tax - Property: $609,000 ($441.94)
    NEC: $21,000 ($15.24)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,125,000 ($816.40)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,687,000 ($3401.31)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,860,000 ($2801.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,756,000 ($2000.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,825,000 ($3501.45)
    Water Utilities: $1,025,000 ($743.83)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $966,000 ($701.02)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($72.57)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $210,000 ($152.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,521,000 ($5457.91)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $146,000 ($105.95)

5.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Minnesota average:

7.79%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kandiyohi County, MN  0.96% ($31,811 average AGI)
from Chippewa County, MN  0.26% ($29,100)
from Lac qui Parle County, MN  0.26% ($27,800)


6.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,008 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Minnesota average:

7.84%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kandiyohi County, MN  0.87% ($30,853 average AGI)
to Chippewa County, MN  0.51% ($30,000)
to Yellow Medicine County, MN  0.31% ($28,583)

Strongest AM radio stations in Appleton:

  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KDIO (1350 AM; 1 kW; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDMA (1460 AM; 1 kW; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Appleton:

  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLQP (92.1 FM; MADISON, MN; Owner: LAC QUI PARLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSCR-FM (93.5 FM; BENSON, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Appleton:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K52AH (Channel 52; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K54AK (Channel 54; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K56BZ (Channel 56; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K58EO (Channel 58; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K60AB (Channel 60; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K21AK (Channel 21; APPLETON, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Appleton, Minnesota:
  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Minnesota average:
  • Fatal accident count: 74
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 115
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 80
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 189
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 9

Appleton fatal accident list:

May 26, 1995 12:05 AM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1977 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 16 meters (52ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,894
Total average daily truck traffic: 778

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Appleton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Appleton, MN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA0WKZ
    Grant Date: 03/20/1996, Expiration Date: 03/20/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2008
    Registrant: David A Rudnick, Rt 1 Box 59, Appleton, MN 56208
  • Call Sign: N0JXI, Licensee ID: L00449247
    Grant Date: 05/23/2008, Expiration Date: 08/14/2018, Certifier: Michael D Meyer
    Registrant: Michael D Meyer, 44 W Schlieman Apt 1, Appleton, MN 56208
  • Call Sign: KC0TFH, Licensee ID: L00928592
    Grant Date: 10/14/2004, Expiration Date: 10/14/2014, Certifier: James E Roach
    Registrant: James E Roach, 241 S Miles, Appleton, MN 56208
  • Call Sign: KD0BCP, Licensee ID: L01301154
    Grant Date: 07/03/2007, Expiration Date: 07/03/2017, Certifier: Allan S Johnson
    Registrant: Allan S Johnson, 448 E Rooney Ave, Appleton, MN 56208-1639
  • Call Sign: KD0RDY, Licensee ID: L01615707
    Grant Date: 03/08/2012, Expiration Date: 03/08/2022, Certifier: Jerry M Rytter
    Registrant: Jerry M Rytter, 1035 Highway 119 Sw, Appleton, MN 56208


FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Appleton)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Appleton


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

Most common first names in Appleton, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3478.9 years
William2781.0 years
Arthur1975.4 years
George1979.8 years
Anna1987.5 years
Walter1577.5 years
Henry1584.2 years
Martha1486.0 years
Fred1482.6 years
Carl1379.5 years
Most common last names in Appleton, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2782.7 years
Anderson2379.4 years
Olson2284.7 years
Miller1876.3 years
Nelson1482.5 years
Giese1279.9 years
Bartz1186.2 years
Schmidt1174.9 years
Radtke1084.5 years
Bakken984.5 years

Appleton on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males"
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Matthew R. Semler (1)
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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