Bock, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 104 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 59  (57.0%)
Females: 45  (43.0%)
Median resident age:

52.5 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip code: 56313

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,364 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Bock:

$45,364
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,076 (it was $14,806 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,732 (it was $56,800 in 2000)
Bock:

$107,732
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $71,327; detached houses: $82,304; mobile homes: $41,285

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,478.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bock: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 28.9%
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  • Races in Bock, MN (2010)
    • 10195.3%White alone
    • 21.9%Asian alone
    • 21.9%Hispanic
    • 10.9%Two or more races
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Ancestries: German (50.0%), Norwegian (10.7%), American (7.1%), English (7.1%), Swedish (7.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1105 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 791 people per square mile   (low).

Bock, Minnesota map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Bock city:

1.0% ($550)
Minnesota:

1.1% ($1,297)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (33.9 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (58.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (400.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Milaca, MN (2.3 miles ),
Ogilvie, MN (2.6 miles ),
Pease, MN (2.8 miles),
Foreston, MN (2.9 miles ),
Mora, MN (3.7 miles ),
Princeton, MN (3.8 miles ),
Ronneby, MN (4.1 miles),
Braham, MN (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 45.79 N, Longitude: 93.55 W

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Bock, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bock, MN in 2017

Bock satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

8.4%
Minnesota:

4.1%

Average climate in Bock, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bock-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.3 miles away from the Bock city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 tornado 40.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bock-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 120.4 miles away from Bock center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 132.5 miles away from Bock center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 306.2 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 159.7 miles away from Bock center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from Bock 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 336.9 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 Mille Lacs County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bock:

  • ELIM HOMES (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MILACA, MN)
  • BENEDICTINE LIVING COMMUNITY OF MORA (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MORA, MN)
  • FMC MORA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MORA, MN)
  • KANABEC COUNTY PHNS (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MORA, MN)
  • FIRSTLIGHT HEALTH SYSTEM Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MORA, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bock:

  • Saint Cloud State University (about 34 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; Full-time enrollment: 12,822)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 34 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 36 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 41 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 44 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 48 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 49 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)

Points of interest:

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

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

  • BOCK (Population served: 106, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

13.0%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

4 people in other group homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Bock:

Marital status in Bock, MN
  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 34.9%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 17.3%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

For population 25 years and over in Bock:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Minnesota average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bock, MN (based on Mille Lacs County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,19215
Catholic5,9876
Evangelical Protestant5,89024
Other5553
None7,473-
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: 7
Mille Lacs County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Here:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

10.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Mille Lacs County:

25.7%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mille Lacs County:

13.5%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bock:

53.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

38.8%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.9%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bock:

6.7
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

19.9%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Bock:

47.0%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Bock:

85.7%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bock, MN Residents
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
Water Supply 0$0 1$331
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$634
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 7$965

Bock government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $26,000 ($250.00)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($153.85)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($144.23)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($86.54)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($48.08)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($19.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($9.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($9.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($9.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($96.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $48,000 ($461.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($86.54)

Bock government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $27,000 ($259.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($19.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($173.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($163.46)
  • Tax - Property: $17,000 ($163.46)
    Other License: $7,000 ($67.31)

Bock government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $230,000 ($2211.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000 ($2173.08)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($38.46)

Bock government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $225,000 ($2163.46)

7.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.88%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sherburne County, MN  1.37% ($43,715 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.71% ($55,549)
from Anoka County, MN  0.66% ($40,136)


8.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,264 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sherburne County, MN  1.48% ($45,669 average AGI)
to Isanti County, MN  0.68% ($45,926)
to Benton County, MN  0.57% ($30,298)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bock:

  • 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))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WQPM (1300 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bock:

  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KBEK (95.5 FM; MORA, MN; Owner: JOHN JAMES GODFREY)
  • 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.)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bock:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)

Bock fatal accident list:

Oct 17, 2009 02:41 PM, Cr 1 0448000001, Lat: 45.784536, Lon: -93.556881, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 1, 1997 04:00 AM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 20, 1983 06:00 PM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 9.9mTotal length
  • $524,000,000Total costs
  • 7,212Total average daily traffic
  • 405Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,392Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bock, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bock, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BOCK, 3.2 Km N Of (Lat: 45.815833 Lon: -93.549167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 137.1 m, Overall height: 144.8 m, Call Sign: WPJF540,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6655.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bock, MN
  • 69.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bock, MN
  • 37.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 37.5%Wood
  • 25.0%Utility gas


Bock compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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