Becker, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 4,687 (84% urban, 16% rural). Population change since 2000: +75.3%
Males: 2,488  (53.1%)
Females: 2,199  (46.9%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55308, 55309.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $72,516 (it was $50,714 in 2000)
Becker:

$72,516
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,943 (it was $19,333 in 2000)

Becker city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $159,226 (it was $128,500 in 2000)
Becker:

$159,226
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,232.

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  • Races in Becker, MN (2010)

    Becker races chart
    • 4,32295.2%White alone
    • 751.7%Hispanic
    • 651.4%Two or more races
    • 400.9%Asian alone
    • 210.5%Black alone
    • 90.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Becker: 105.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.0%), Norwegian (12.7%), Swedish (7.6%), Irish (7.4%), English (5.4%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 970 feet

Land area: 8.66 square miles.

Population density: 541 people per square mile   (low).

Becker,MN real estate house value index trend

Becker, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Becker:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Becker city:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

108 residents are foreign born (1.6% North America, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

2.3%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,784 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,220 (1.5%)

Becker satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (18.5 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (41.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (395.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Big Lake, MN (2.6 miles ), Clear Lake, MN (2.7 miles ), Monticello, MN (2.7 miles ), Silver Creek, MN (2.7 miles ), Clearwater, MN (3.0 miles ), Maple Lake, MN (3.6 miles ), Zimmerman, MN (3.8 miles ), Buffalo, MN (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 66 buildings, average cost: $124,200
  • 2001: 82 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2002: 60 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2003: 124 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2004: 116 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2005: 64 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 2006: 33 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $262,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.39 N, Longitude: 93.87 W

Area code: 763

Becker household income distribution Becker home values distribution

Crime rates in Becker by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1000N/A
per 100,000 36.70.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 30141
per 100,000 110.00.030.4109.625.7
Burglaries 02112
per 100,000 0.064.130.427.451.4
Thefts 276887
per 100,000 990.1192.3243.2219.2179.8
Auto thefts 20000
per 100,000 73.30.00.00.00.0
Arson 00050
per 100,000 0.00.00.0137.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 318.1) 100.812.718.733.916.6

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Crime rate in Becker detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,716 (+179.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Becker, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Becker-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Becker city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 tornado 29.4 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Becker-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 91% 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 106.8 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 118.9 miles away from Becker center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 283.6 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 147.4 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 61.3 miles away from Becker 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 308.5 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 Sherburne County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Becker topographic map

Birthplace of: Lloyd C. Hawks - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Becker: Lloyd C. Hawks.

Hospitals and medical centers near Becker:

  • DCI POWELL CIRCLE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BIG LAKE, MN)
  • MONTICELLO BIG LAKE COMM NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MONTICELLO, MN)
  • NEW RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MONTICELLO, MN)
  • CENTRACARE KIDNEY PROGRAM AT BIG LAKE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BIG LAKE, MN)
  • LAKEVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLEAR LAKE, MN)
  • REM HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MAPLE LAKE, MN)
  • DCI DOUGLAS (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BUFFALO, MN)

airports located in Becker:

Amtrak station near Becker:

  • 19 miles: ST. CLOUD (555 E. ST. GERMAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Becker:

  • 8 miles: Monticello in Monticello, MN.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Becker:

  • Saint Cloud State University (about 18 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; Full-time enrollment: 12,822)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 20 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 20 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 25 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 30 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 31 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 32 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)

Public high schools in Becker:

Public elementary/middle schools in Becker:

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Notable locations in Becker: Becker (A), Pebble Creek Country Club (B), Sherburne County Historical Society Museum (C), Becker City Police Department (D), Becker Library (E), Becker City Hall (F), Becker Volunteer Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Becker include: Becker Baptist Church (A), Grace Lutheran Church (B), Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (C), Becker Evangelical Free Church (D), Becker Lutheran Church (E), United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Clitty Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Becker: Becker City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Sleep Inn - Inn & Suites (14435 Bank Street), Sleep Inn & Suites (14435 Bank Street).

Sherburne 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 2013 was 80.2. This is about average.

City:

80.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.5%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.4% for American Indian residents, 10.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Becker, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Becker (2011 data):

  • Sherburne State Bank: at 12500 Sherburne Avenue, branch established on 1920/09/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $69.3 mil, Deposits: $61.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Saint Joseph Bancshares Acquisitions, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Becker city (based on Sherburne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,51837
Catholic11,7724
Mainline Protestant5,95811
Other5311
None54,720-
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: 6
Sherburne County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Sherburne County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Sherburne County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

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

8.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Becker:

47.5%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.7%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Becker:

28.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.8%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Becker:

56.6%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Becker:

80.3%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Becker, 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 1$5,962$71,5442$3,166
Other Government Administration 5$26,019$62,4461$675
Police Protection - Officers 5$21,830$52,3926$7,351
Police - Other 1$3,336$40,0320$0
Firefighters 0$0 31$9,099
Streets and Highways 5$22,209$53,3022$1,878
Sewerage 4$19,049$57,1470$0
Parks and Recreation 6$28,202$56,40455$23,719
Water Supply 2$9,173$55,0380$0
Totals for Government 29$135,780$56,18597$45,888

Becker government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $348,000 ($74.25)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $2,447,000 ($522.08)
    Sewerage: $1,205,000 ($257.09)
    Regular Highways: $679,000 ($144.87)
    Financial Administration: $589,000 ($125.67)
    Police Protection: $525,000 ($112.01)
    Water Utilities: $424,000 ($90.46)
    General - Other: $350,000 ($74.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $324,000 ($69.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $101,000 ($21.55)
    Central Staff Services: $66,000 ($14.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($3.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,241,000 ($264.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $396,000 ($84.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $318,000 ($67.85)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($23.04)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($10.45)
    Sewerage: $35,000 ($7.47)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($5.55)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($3.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,998,000 ($426.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($13.01)

Becker government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $1,839,000 ($392.36)
    Sewerage: $898,000 ($191.59)
    All Other: $519,000 ($110.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($5.97)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($2.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($0.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,072,000 ($1082.14)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,201,000 ($256.24)
    Special Assessments: $380,000 ($81.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $429,000 ($91.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $97,000 ($20.70)
    General Local Government Support: $46,000 ($9.81)
    Highways: $29,000 ($6.19)
  • Tax - Property: $4,651,000 ($992.32)
    NEC: $204,000 ($43.52)
    Public Utilities Sales: $27,000 ($5.76)

Becker government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $77,642,000 ($16565.39)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $72,694,000 ($15509.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,563,000 ($7160.87)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,644,000 ($5471.30)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,975,000 ($1914.87)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,948,000 ($1055.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,056,000 ($225.30)

Becker government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,687,000 ($4413.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,482,000 ($5863.45)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $78,623,000 ($16774.70)

8.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.14%
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 Hennepin County, MN  1.32% ($42,643 average AGI)
from Anoka County, MN  1.25% ($39,388)
from Stearns County, MN  1.13% ($30,580)


8.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.28%
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 Hennepin County, MN  1.34% ($36,183 average AGI)
to Wright County, MN  1.22% ($36,741)
to Anoka County, MN  0.99% ($43,755)

Strongest AM radio stations in Becker:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • 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)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Becker:

  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLZZ (103.7 FM; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 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)
  • KVSC (88.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WHMH-FM (101.7 FM; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KKSR (96.7 FM; SARTELL, MN; Owner: SARTELL FM, INC.)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Becker:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WCMN-LP (Channel 13; ST. CLOUD-SARTELL, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19BG (Channel 19; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Becker fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Becker fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $231,000Total costs
  • 4,346Total average daily traffic
  • 578Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,400Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$155,6869$150,80350$185,4032$106,3153$86,4831$28,560
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$98,7005$166,9920$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$199,7102$150,57019$199,3891$86,7300$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$160,1251$163,38014$186,2101$89,1401$133,5600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$120,2200$03$186,1670$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$216,0901$173,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • BECKER (Population served: 4,720, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 19

Incident types - Becker

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Becker, Minnesota:

  • Strawberry Motel, 120 Rye St, Becker, Minnesota 55308 , Phone: (763) 261-4440
  • Crossings By Grandstay, 14435 Bank ,St ,Becker MN 55308, Becker, Minnesota 55308 , Phone: (763) 262-7700, Fax: (763) 262-7777
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Becker, Minnesota
Most common first names in Becker, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John967.3 years
Robert871.7 years
Harold779.1 years
Mary785.8 years
Carl681.1 years
Kenneth671.0 years
Leonard682.7 years
Dorothy576.6 years
Joyce571.8 years
Louise584.4 years
Most common last names in Becker, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson2474.5 years
Johnson1381.1 years
Peterson981.4 years
Anderson783.7 years
Nelson772.1 years
Kolbinger679.5 years
Cox582.0 years
Woolhouse574.6 years
Knutson485.7 years
Erickson479.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Becker, MN
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Subway1
Kincaid1Super 81
Lane Furniture1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Becker compared to Minnesota 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
There are 19 pilots and 18 other airmen in this city.
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  • Vicki L. Domka (2)
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  • Michael A. Messman (2)
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Total of 47 patent applications in 2008-2016.