Blaine, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 60,407 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +34.4%
Males: 30,111  (49.8%)
Females: 30,296  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55014, 55434, 55448, 55449.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $73,823 (it was $59,219 in 2000)
Blaine:

$73,823
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,169 (it was $22,777 in 2000)

Blaine city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $172,362 (it was $117,600 in 2000)
Blaine:

$172,362
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $185,997; Detached houses: $222,578; Townhouses or other attached units: $135,646; In 2-unit structures: $182,392; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $129,067; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $56,322; Mobile homes: $18,991

Median gross rent in 2013: $942.

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  • Races in Blaine, MN (2013)

    Blaine races chart
    • 48,00480.9%White alone
    • 4,4887.6%Asian alone
    • 2,7764.7%Black alone
    • 1,9833.3%Two or more races
    • 1,5542.6%Hispanic
    • 3730.6%American Indian alone
    • 620.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 190.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Blaine: 111.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.2%), Norwegian (10.1%), Irish (8.6%), Swedish (6.9%), Polish (4.8%), English (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 33.9 square miles.

Population density: 1,784 people per square mile   (low).

Blaine,MN real estate house value index trend

Blaine, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Blaine:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blaine city:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

5,339 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.4% Africa, 1.2% Asia, 1.0% Latin America).

This city:

8.9%
Minnesota:

7.4%



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Blaine, Minnesota as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Blaine to the number of sex offenders is 59,412 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,184 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,701 (1.1%)

Blaine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (4.1 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (13.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (360.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lexington, MN (1.7 miles ), Spring Lake Park, MN (1.7 miles ), Mounds View, MN (1.9 miles ), Circle Pines, MN (1.9 miles ), Coon Rapids, MN (2.0 miles ), Fridley, MN (2.3 miles ), Lino Lakes, MN (2.5 miles ), New Brighton, MN (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 311 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 1998: 551 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 1999: 703 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2000: 564 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2001: 667 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2002: 817 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2003: 807 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2004: 985 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2005: 639 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2006: 425 buildings, average cost: $193,900
  • 2007: 287 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 2008: 221 buildings, average cost: $221,700
  • 2009: 242 buildings, average cost: $203,400
  • 2010: 249 buildings, average cost: $250,900
  • 2011: 336 buildings, average cost: $237,700
  • 2012: 364 buildings, average cost: $270,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.16 N, Longitude: 93.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,482 (-10.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,941 (18.4%)

Blaine household income distribution Blaine home values distribution

Crime rates in Blaine by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00023110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.03.75.31.81.80.00.00.00.0
Rapes 23125N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A10
per 100,000 50.223.69.5N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A16.6
Robberies 161617151072011141112
per 100,000 34.931.532.427.617.612.335.619.124.319.020.0
Assaults 4643727434392635302927
per 100,000 100.384.6137.2135.959.968.746.260.852.150.044.9
Burglaries 252236242256265227228203193200148
per 100,000 549.5464.2461.3470.2467.0399.6405.5352.7334.9345.1246.3
Thefts 1,9272,1062,0422,0571,9042,0531,7881,7081,7161,6661,508
per 100,000 4,202.24,142.53,892.33,778.13,355.23,613.93,179.92,967.32,977.82,874.72,509.4
Auto thefts 1121051039190739242515661
per 100,000 244.2206.5196.3167.1158.6128.5163.673.088.596.6101.5
Arson 9129208101161037
per 100,000 19.623.617.236.714.117.619.610.417.45.211.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.0) 315.7276.6264.3263.4228.2224.3212.0185.2185.4180.3163.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Blaine detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 76 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
Minnesota average:

1.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5,739 (+14.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Blaine, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blaine-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Blaine city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 tornado 6.3 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blaine-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 141.1 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 153.1 miles away from Blaine center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 310.8 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 181.7 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 87.3 miles away from Blaine 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 326.9 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).
Blaine topographic map

Birthplace of: Brandon Bochenski - Ice hockey player, Matt Hendricks - Ice hockey player, Patrick O'Bryant - College basketball player (Bradley Braves).

Main business address for: APA Enterprises, Inc. (OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS & LENSES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Blaine:

  • MSOCS BLAINE HOME (12949 KENYON STREET NORTHEAST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Blaine:

  • COVENANT HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - NORTH SUBURBAN (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • REM MN COMM SRVS INC ANOKA (Hospital, about 4 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • AXIS ON ST MICHAEL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MOUNDS VIEW, MN)
  • PARK RIVER ESTATES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COON RAPIDS, MN)
  • UNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; FRIDLEY, MN)
  • FRIDLEY CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FRIDLEY, MN)

Amtrak station near Blaine:

  • 14 miles: ST. PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS (ST. PAUL, 730 TRANSFER RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Blaine:

  • Minnesota School of Business-Blaine (Full-time enrollment: 433; Location: 3680 Pheasant Ridge Dr NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.msbcollege.edu/)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-Blaine (FT enrollment: 164; Location: 1351 113th Ave NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blaine:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 7 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,918)
  • Bethel University (about 8 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 8 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 9 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 10 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Walden University (about 13 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (about 13 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 43,506)

Public high schools in Blaine:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Blaine:

Private elementary/middle schools in Blaine:

  • CALVIN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 222; Location: 8966 PIERCE ST NE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • THE WAY OF THE SHEPHERD MONTESSORI (Students: 91; Location: 13200 CENTRAL AVE NE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • NORTHSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 72; Location: 804 131ST AVE NE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Blaine

Library in Blaine:

  • ANOKA COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,671,999; Location: 707 COUNTY RD 10 NE; 485,954 books; 15,187 e-books; 41,734 audio materials; 26,746 video materials; 13 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 1,369 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Blaine: The First Tee (A), Kate Haven Golf Course (B), Twin City Speedway (C), Spring Lake Park - Blaine - Mountain View Fire Department Station 4 (D), Spring Lake Park - Blaine - Mountain View Fire Department Station 3 (E), Spring Lake Park - Blaine - Mountain View Fire Department Station 2 (F), Northtown Central Library (G), Blaine City Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Blaine Town Center Shopping Center (1), Northcourt Commons Shopping Center (2), Northgate Mall Shopping Center (3), Northtown Mall Shopping Center (4), Oak Park Plaza Shopping Center (5), Rainbow Village Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Blaine: APA Enterprises, Inc. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Blaine include: Blaine Church (A), Christ Church (B), Way of the Cross Evangelical Church (C), Way of the Cross Church (D), Saint Timothys Catholic Church (E), Resurrection Lutheran Church of Blaine (F), Oak Park Community Church (G), Christ Lutheran Church (H), Bridgewood Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lochness Lake (A), Laddie Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Blaine include: East Side Park (1), Quincy Park (2), Sunnyside Park (3), Van Buren Park (4), Cloverleaf Park (5), Swan Park (6), Presidential Park (7), Fort Lion Park (8), Territorial Park (9). Display/hide their locations 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 2012 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.118. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.118
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.69
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.525. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.525
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.34
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00121. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00121
U.S.:

0.01468

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

BLAINE (Address: 10801 Town Square Drive , Population served: 55,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-23-2006 and JUL-15-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-24-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-24-2006), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JAN-24-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2006), St BCA signed (3 times from MAR-31-2006 to MAR-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between FEB-15-2005 and APR-20-2005, Contaminant: 1,2-Dichloroethane. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAR-16-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-16-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2005)
CENTENNIAL SQUARE MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 2,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2011)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.3% for Black residents, 7.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.7% for American Indian residents, 46.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 11.6% for other race residents, 21.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Blaine in 2010:

  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 21 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 19 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Blaine in 2000:

  • 43 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 7 people in other group homes

Blaine, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Blaine compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with most branches in Blaine (2011 data):

  • TCF National Bank: Blaine North Cub Branch, Northtown Branch, Blaine Cub Branch, Blaine East Cub Branch, Blaine Branch. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • 21st Century Bank: Blaine Branch, Blaine Branch, Blaine Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $362.1 mil, Deposits: $313.1 mil, headquarters in Loretto, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Dolphin Family Limited Partnership
  • Boundary Waters Bank: Blaine Branch at 11800 Aberdeen Street N.E., branch established on 2000/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $110.5 mil, Deposits: $100.7 mil, headquarters in Ely, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bw Bancorp
  • Anchor Bank, National Association: Blaine Branch at 10710 Town Square Drive N.E., branch established on 2004/11/08. Info updated 2009/11/24: Bank assets: $1,290.6 mil, Deposits: $1,116.1 mil, headquarters in Saint Paul, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Anchor Bancorp, Inc.
  • Village Bank: Blaine Branch at 9298 Central Avenue, N.E., branch established on 1998/05/26. Info updated 2011/07/12: Bank assets: $214.1 mil, Deposits: $189.7 mil, headquarters in Saint Francis, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Village Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Northtown Branch at 231 Highway 10 N.E., branch established on 1929/11/04. 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
  • Guaranty Bank: Blaine Branch at 551 87th Lane Northeast, branch established on 2004/01/28. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • Premier Bank: Blaine Wal Mart Office Branch at 4405 Pheasant Ridge Drive, branch established on 2002/03/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $551.0 mil, Deposits: $499.9 mil, headquarters in Maplewood, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Bank of the West: Blaine Branch at 10930 Club West Parkway, branch established on 2004/05/17. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blaine 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%
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 18$117,951$78,6340$0
Other Government Administration 8$63,706$95,5597$6,270
Police Protection - Officers 59$474,640$96,5370$0
Police - Other 10$58,297$69,9566$19,113
Fire - Other 10$66,190$79,4280$0
Streets and Highways 22$148,044$80,7510$0
Sewerage 8$51,445$77,1680$0
Parks and Recreation 17$101,778$71,8437$2,548
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$31,485$94,4550$0
Water Supply 8$48,646$72,9690$0
Other and Unallocable 16$106,631$79,9736$15,748
Totals for Government 180$1,268,813$84,58826$43,679

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $6,174,000 ($102.21)
    Regular Highways: $5,147,000 ($85.21)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,404,000 ($56.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,018,000 ($33.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $636,000 ($10.53)
    Sewerage: $152,000 ($2.52)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,387,000 ($105.73)
    Water Utilities: $4,610,000 ($76.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,373,000 ($39.28)
    Regular Highways: $2,103,000 ($34.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,066,000 ($34.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,999,000 ($33.09)
    General - Other: $1,670,000 ($27.65)
    Financial Administration: $1,517,000 ($25.11)
    Central Staff Services: $1,389,000 ($22.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $920,000 ($15.23)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $901,000 ($14.92)
    General Public Buildings: $616,000 ($10.20)
    Sewerage: $601,000 ($9.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $402,000 ($6.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,017,000 ($16.84)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $2,024,000 ($33.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $486,000 ($8.05)
    Police Protection: $477,000 ($7.90)
    Housing and Community Development: $441,000 ($7.30)
    Central Staff Services: $85,000 ($1.41)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($0.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,683,000 ($226.51)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,037,000 ($66.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,273,000 ($37.63)
    All Other: $1,677,000 ($27.76)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,284,000 ($21.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $219,000 ($3.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $367,000 ($6.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,715,000 ($28.39)
    Special Assessments: $1,254,000 ($20.76)
    General Revenue, NEC: $802,000 ($13.28)
    Sale of Property: $376,000 ($6.22)
    Fines and Forfeits: $288,000 ($4.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,513,000 ($74.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,877,000 ($31.07)
    General Local Government Support: $1,088,000 ($18.01)
    All Other: $523,000 ($8.66)
  • Tax - Property: $15,901,000 ($263.23)
    Other License: $1,887,000 ($31.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $319,000 ($5.28)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $131,000 ($2.17)
    Amusements Sales: $76,000 ($1.26)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $69,000 ($1.14)
    Other Selective Sales: $23,000 ($0.38)
    Amusements License: $3,000 ($0.05)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,949,000 ($545.45)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,441,000 ($470.82)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $19,892,000 ($329.30)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $18,750,000 ($310.39)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,050,000 ($133.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,542,000 ($58.64)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,142,000 ($18.91)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,311,000 ($54.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $72,439,000 ($1199.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,528,000 ($356.38)

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 Blaine:

  • 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)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • KYCR (1570 AM; 4 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING COMPANY,)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blaine:

  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KNOF (95.3 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: SELBY GOSPEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Blaine:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Blaine fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 221m725ftTotal length
  • 907,958Total average daily traffic
  • 33,121Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31960-1969
  • 131990-1999
  • 142000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Blaine, MN
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Blaine)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Blaine, MN)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (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: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 175 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blaine)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Blaine)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 83 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED566$175,860384$191,5511,618$190,37571$72,3412$2,900,00049$127,00722$64,849
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED24$160,79548$185,321182$199,6158$18,4800$05$86,51421$38,363
APPLICATIONS DENIED52$194,19173$147,248538$213,11541$41,8390$015$158,49349$42,420
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN40$187,41332$202,313375$201,83712$128,1670$017$151,1164$43,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$170,9968$302,250163$162,1235$121,4000$03$146,5772$55,880

Detailed mortgage data for all 11 tracts in Blaine, MN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED69$213,71850$215,2061$90,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED22$279,75512$256,8360$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$207,8992$275,7400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$386,5001$187,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$322,4401$230,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 138
  • Hazardous Condition: 137
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 7

Incident types - Blaine

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Blaine, MN
Businesses in Blaine, MN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Journeys1
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Kmart1
Aeropostale1Kohl's1
Arby's2LA Fitness1
AutoZone1Lane Bryant1
Bakers Square1LensCrafters1
Barnes & Noble1Little Caesars Pizza1
Bath & Body Works2Long John Silver's1
Blockbuster1Lowe's1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Marshalls1
Buffalo Wild Wings1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Burger King2Maurices1
Burlington Coat Factory1McDonald's2
CVS1Menards1
Caribou Coffee4Nike9
Carson Pirie Scott1OfficeMax2
Casual Male XL1Pac Sun1
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza1
Chipotle2Pier 1 Imports1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack2
Cold Stone Creamery1Red Lobster1
Comfort Suites1Spencer Gifts1
Curves1Sprint Nextel4
DHL1Starbucks1
Dairy Queen4Subway4
Deb1Super 81
Dennys1T-Mobile8
Discount Tire1Taco Bell3
DressBarn1Target1
Dressbarn1Toys"R"Us2
Express2U-Haul2
Famous Footwear2UPS11
FedEx6Vans2
GNC2Verizon Wireless2
GameStop1Victoria's Secret1
H&R Block3Walgreens4
Home Depot2Walmart1
Hot Topic1Wendy's2
Jimmy John's2White Castle1
Jones New York1
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