Battle Lake, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 882 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +28.6%
Males: 380  (43.2%)
Females: 502  (56.8%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56515.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,059 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Battle Lake:

$35,059
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,263 (it was $17,269 in 2000)

Battle Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $120,770 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Battle Lake:

$120,770
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $192,148; Detached houses: $201,770; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,970; In 2-unit structures: $73,279; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $127,956; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $66,107; Mobile homes: $62,212; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $38,324

Median gross rent in 2013: $778.

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  • Races in Battle Lake, MN (2010)

    Battle Lake races chart
    • 85397.5%White alone
    • 101.1%Two or more races
    • 40.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Battle Lake: 89.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.5%), Norwegian (22.4%), Irish (10.3%), Swedish (6.7%), English (5.1%), Dutch (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1372 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 734 people per square mile   (low).

Battle Lake,MN real estate house value index trend

Battle Lake, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Battle Lake:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Battle Lake city:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 6.7%
  • Widowed: 15.5%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

13 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,045 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,685 (1.0%)

Battle Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (66.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (149.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (503.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clitherall, MN (2.0 miles) , Underwood, MN (2.7 miles ), Vining, MN (2.9 miles) , Ottertail, MN (3.4 miles ), Dalton, MN (3.5 miles ), Henning, MN (3.6 miles ), Ashby, MN (3.8 miles ), Urbank, MN (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $306,700
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $263,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $290,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.28 N, Longitude: 95.71 W

Area code: 218

Battle Lake household income distribution Battle Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -104 (-13.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Battle Lake, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Battle Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 47.4 miles away from the Battle Lake city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Battle Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 85% 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 45.3 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 50.5 miles away from Battle Lake center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 229.9 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 65.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 733.9 miles away from Battle Lake center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 218.7 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 Otter Tail County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Battle Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Battle Lake:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - OTTER TAIL LAKE (28930 COUNTY HIGHWAY 145)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - BATTLE LAKE (105 GLENHAVEN DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Battle Lake:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - HENNING (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HENNING, MN)
  • PELICAN LAKE HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ASHBY, MN)
  • KESSEL GROUP HOME INC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)

Airports located in Battle Lake:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Battle Lake:

  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 19 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,863)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 34 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 43 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 64 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 65 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 67 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 72 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)

Public high school in Battle Lake:

Public elementary/middle school in Battle Lake:

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Notable locations in Battle Lake: Battle Lake Police Department (A), Battle Lake Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Battle Lake include: Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church (A), Trefoldighed Lutheran Church (B), Battle Lake Alliance Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: First Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery (1), Lakewood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Battle Lake: Halverson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Otter Tail County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 34.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 7.10. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.10
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • BATTLE LAKE (Population served: 875, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.5%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.8%
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: 0.0% of all households
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Battle Lake compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Battle Lake (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Battle Lake: The First National Bank Of Battle La at 101 Lake Avenue South, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.8 mil, Deposits: $57.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Henning Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Minnesota average:

10.7

Battle Lake travel time to work - commute Battle Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Battle Lake city (based on Otter Tail County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,01849
Evangelical Protestant14,56960
Catholic7,81314
Other1993
None16,704-
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: 11
Otter Tail County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Otter Tail County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Otter Tail County:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Otter Tail County:

28.1%
Minnesota:

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

12.1%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$3,176$19,0561$694
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,880$47,2801$1,880
Streets and Highways 3$2,117$8,4680$0
Sewerage 3$3,098$12,3920$0
Parks and Recreation 3$2,082$8,3281$88
Water Supply 3$3,030$12,1200$0
Other and Unallocable 4$2,992$8,9767$6,303
Totals for Government 20$24,375$14,62510$8,965

Battle Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($6.80)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $681,000 ($772.11)
    Police Protection: $128,000 ($145.12)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($73.70)
    Regular Highways: $56,000 ($63.49)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($56.69)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($48.75)
    General - Other: $27,000 ($30.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $27,000 ($30.61)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($23.81)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($7.94)
    Health Services - Other: $6,000 ($6.80)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($5.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($2.27)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000 ($1.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $52,000 ($58.96)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $46,000 ($52.15)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($22.68)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $5,000 ($5.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($35.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $10,000 ($11.34)
    Liquor Stores: $10,000 ($11.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($6.80)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $210,000 ($238.10)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($9.07)

Battle Lake government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $58,000 ($65.76)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $17,000 ($19.27)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($18.14)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($57.82)
    General Revenue, NEC: $51,000 ($57.82)
    Special Assessments: $47,000 ($53.29)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $727,000 ($824.26)
    Water Utilities: $79,000 ($89.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $155,000 ($175.74)
    All Other: $21,000 ($23.81)
  • Tax - Property: $175,000 ($198.41)
    NEC: $9,000 ($10.20)

Battle Lake government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $155,000 ($175.74)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $874,000 ($990.93)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $834,000 ($945.58)
    Water Utilities: $150,000 ($170.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($45.35)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($5.67)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $127,000 ($143.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $383,000 ($434.24)

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,328 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cass County, ND  0.38% ($45,655 average AGI)
from Becker County, MN  0.34% ($25,141)
from Clay County, MN  0.31% ($35,899)


5.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,150 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cass County, ND  0.60% ($28,615 average AGI)
to Clay County, MN  0.44% ($28,424)
to Becker County, MN  0.32% ($36,151)

Strongest AM radio stations in Battle Lake:

  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • 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)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KWAD (920 AM; 1 kW; WADENA, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Battle Lake:

  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KZCR (103.3 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC)
  • KBOT (104.1 FM; PELICAN RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WASHINGTON RADIO, INC,)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRVI (95.1 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXRA-FM (92.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEX, INC.)
  • KPRW (99.5 FM; PERHAM, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Battle Lake:

  • K49FA (Channel 49; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA ED. TV CORP.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K41CS (Channel 41; ERHARD, MN; Owner: RURAL SVCS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA, INC)
  • K43CS (Channel 43; ERHARD, MN; Owner: RURAL SVCS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA, INC)
  • K51DC (Channel 51; ERHARD, MN; Owner: RURAL SVCS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA, INC)
  • K31CH (Channel 31; ERHARD, MN; Owner: RURAL SVCS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA, INC)
  • K39CJ (Channel 39; ERHARD, MN; Owner: RURAL SVCS OF CENTRAL MINNESOTA, INC)

Battle Lake fatal accident list:

Aug 8, 1994 03:10 PM, 210, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 1989 11:50 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 16, 1985 10:02 PM, 78, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • EAGLE LAKE REPEATER, 15462 State Highway 78 (Lat: 46.187000 Lon: -95.707833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: KAG422
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Joseph G Dobesh Iii
    Registrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 1500 W Cr B2, Roseville, MN 55113, Phone: (651) 234-7970, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • Glendalough State Park (Lat: 46.298583 Lon: -95.668111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPME902
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.415 MHz, 159.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/20/2003, Expiration Date: 06/24/2013, Certifier: Joseph G Dobesh Iii
    Registrant: Office Of Electronic Communications, Transp Bldg Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Fax: (612) 297-5735
  • EAGLE LAKE, 15462 St Hwy 78 (Lat: 46.187000 Lon: -95.707833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQDM442
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.487 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2005, Expiration Date: 09/29/2015, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh
    Registrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-7418, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, State Hwy 78 5.5 Mi S Of (Lat: 46.187722 Lon: -95.707806), Overall height: 52.1 m, Call Sign: WNTG834, Licensee ID: L00001503
    Assigned Frequencies: 2196.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/2000, Expiration Date: 04/04/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/08/2005
    Registrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd., Ms730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-8364, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:
  • Eagle Lake, 15462 State Highway 78 (Lat: 46.187000 Lon: -95.707833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPYQ970
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/02/2003, Expiration Date: 10/02/2013, Certifier: David C Savolainen
    Registrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St. Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • Amor, On 295th St. At Otter Tail Co Hwy 1. (Lat: 46.390194 Lon: -95.746028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQNJ451
    Assigned Frequencies: 6583.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh
    Registrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA0GJY
    Grant Date: 05/17/1994, Expiration Date: 05/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2006
    Registrant: Dorothy L Ness, Route 2 Box 280, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Call Sign: KB0CEI, Licensee ID: L00220889
    Grant Date: 01/09/2009, Expiration Date: 01/01/2019, Certifier: Daryl M Jorud
    Registrant: Daryl M Jorud, R 1 Box 180, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Call Sign: N0FKF, Licensee ID: L01090515
    Grant Date: 12/03/2005, Expiration Date: 12/03/2015
    Registrant: Keith L Mc Kay, 17249 Stalker Lake Road, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Call Sign: WB0MEE, Licensee ID: L00929795
    Grant Date: 10/18/2004, Expiration Date: 12/01/2014, Certifier: Douglas H Dunker
    Registrant: Douglas H Dunker, 814 Lake Shore Dr, Battle Lake, MN 56515-4047

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6615M , Serial Number: 108-4615, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Bert J Overland, 29723 State Highway 78, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Aircraft: BRANDBORG PENN C PE 20/14 RANGER (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8541C , Serial Number: 999, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Penn C Brandborg, 27253 Holiday Rd, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9493K , Serial Number: 108-2493, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Bert Jr Overland, 29723 State Highway 78, Battle Lake, MN 56515
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9673J , Serial Number: 28-3843, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 01/18/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 98, Battle Lake, MN 56515

Most common first names in Battle Lake, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3379.8 years
Arthur1976.8 years
Carl1982.0 years
Clarence1675.4 years
George1677.0 years
Henry1579.4 years
Anna1580.9 years
William1574.3 years
James1476.4 years
Charles1476.2 years
Most common last names in Battle Lake, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3978.3 years
Hanson2881.3 years
Olson2782.4 years
Nelson2578.7 years
Pederson2081.6 years
Peterson1881.1 years
Larson1381.1 years
Anderson1374.5 years
Carlson976.0 years
Jensen973.8 years

Businesses in Battle Lake, MN

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • UPS: 1
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