Boyd, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 157 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.2%
 
Males: 86  (55.4%)
Females: 71  (44.6%)
Median resident age:

61.0 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56218.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,198 (it was $30,625 in 2000)
Boyd:

$44,198
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,169 (it was $16,917 in 2000)

Boyd city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $46,057 (it was $18,900 in 2000)
Boyd:

$46,057
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $78,287; detached houses: $77,962

Median gross rent in 2019: $877.

March 2019 cost of living index in Boyd: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.9%

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  • Races in Boyd, MN (2019)
    • 10492.9%White alone
    • 43.6%Asian alone
    • 32.7%Two or more races

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

Crime rates in Boyd by year

Type

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(125.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(62.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.6)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(125.2)
4
(251.6)
7
(447.6)
1
(64.6)
1
(64.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(250.3)
16
(1,006)
13
(831.2)
7
(451.9)
3
(193.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index131.457.969.787.212.3

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City-data.com crime index in Boyd, MN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Minnesota average:

1.71
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Ancestries: German (37.3%), Norwegian (35.6%), Irish (6.8%), Dutch (3.4%), English (3.4%), Scandinavian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1040 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 294 people per square mile   (very low).

Boyd, Minnesota map

4 residents are foreign born (4.5% Asia).

This city:

3.6%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $692 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $802 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (97.4 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (129.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (462.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Clarkfield, MN (2.5 miles ),
Dawson, MN (3.0 miles ),
Montevideo, MN (3.3 miles ),
Hazel Run, MN (3.4 miles),
St. Leo, MN (3.4 miles),
Watson, MN (3.5 miles ),
Hanley Falls, MN (4.2 miles ),
Granite Falls, MN (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 44.85 N, Longitude: 95.90 W

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Boyd, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Boyd, MN in 2019
Boyd satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Boyd, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Food (10.8%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.6%)
  • Apparel (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.6%)
  • Food (14.3%)
  • Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (5.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (9.1%)
  • Food (7.3%)
  • Apparel (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.3%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Boyd, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other construction workers and helpers (8.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.1%)
  • Construction laborers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.5%)

Average climate in Boyd, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Boyd-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Boyd city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.9 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boyd-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 26% 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 57.0 miles away from Boyd center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 60.0 miles away from Boyd center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 178.4 miles away from Boyd 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 79.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 207.5 miles away from Boyd center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 146.7 miles away from Boyd center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lac qui Parle County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boyd topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Boyd:

  • CLARKFIELD HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CLARKFIELD, MN)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CLARKFIELD, MN)
  • JOHNSON MEMORIAL HOSP AND HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DAWSON, MN)
  • REM SW SERVICES (MONTEVIDEO) (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MONTEVIDEO, MN)
  • MONTEVIDEO DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MONTEVIDEO, MN)
  • CONCERNED CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MONTEVIDEO, MN)
  • CHIPPEWA COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MONTEVIDEO, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boyd:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 17 miles; Granite Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 29 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Ridgewater College (about 46 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • South Dakota State University (about 57 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 75 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 92 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 96 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Boyd: Boyd (A), Boyd Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Boyd include: Saint John Lutheran Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), Saint John Lutheran Church (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

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

BOYD (Population served: 175, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-17-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-05-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

48.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

14.8%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Boyd:

Marital status in Boyd, MN
  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 15.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Boyd:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Boyd, MN (based on Lac qui Parle County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36416
Evangelical Protestant1,54210
Catholic1,0464
None307-
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: 2
Lac qui Parle County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Lac qui Parle County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lac qui Parle County:

8.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.7%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lac qui Parle County:

16.3%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Boyd:

50.7%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.7%
State:

48.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

24.7
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Boyd:

15.5%
State:

21.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Boyd:

7.4
State:

6.8

General health condition:
Boyd:

50.5%
Minnesota:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.3%
Minnesota:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Boyd, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,107
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,000
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,000
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,440
Water Supply 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 0$0 11$7,047

Boyd government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $557,000 ($3547.77)
    Water Utilities: $85,000 ($541.40)
    General - Other: $84,000 ($535.03)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($280.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000 ($184.71)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($171.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($146.50)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($127.39)
    Police Protection: $16,000 ($101.91)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($44.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($38.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($12.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($31.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $41,000 ($261.15)
    Liquor Stores: $4,000 ($25.48)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($19.11)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($12.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($197.45)

Boyd government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($299.36)
    Other: $23,000 ($146.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($108.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($31.85)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($6.37)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000 ($452.23)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($6.37)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($6.37)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $569,000 ($3624.20)
    Water Utilities: $65,000 ($414.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $63,000 ($401.27)
    Other: $12,000 ($76.43)
  • Tax - Property: $100,000 ($636.94)
    Other License: $1,000 ($6.37)

Boyd government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $876,000 ($5579.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000 ($5490.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($82.80)

Boyd government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,000 ($146.50)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $50,000 ($318.47)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boyd:

  • KDMA (1460 AM; 1 kW; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boyd:

  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KKRC (93.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGM (105.5 FM; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBPG (89.5 FM; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLQP (92.1 FM; MADISON, MN; Owner: LAC QUI PARLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Boyd:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K61AU (Channel 61; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K18DI (Channel 18; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K24CS (Channel 24; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K26DG (Channel 26; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K32DR (Channel 32; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K47EA (Channel 47; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K63AU (Channel 63; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K65BA (Channel 65; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K67AN (Channel 67; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K69DP (Channel 69; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K16CP (Channel 16; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K22DO (Channel 22; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K35DK (Channel 35; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K45DJ (Channel 45; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K52AH (Channel 52; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.4mTotal length
  • 795Total average daily traffic
  • 830Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 1/4 Mi W & 1/4 Mi S (Lat: 44.843583 Lon: -95.930306), Call Sign: KSB405,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.895 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/16/2023, Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications Co, 1115 Cross St., North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Fax: (507) 625-6725, Email:
  • Lat: 44.772528 Lon: -95.889694, Call Sign: WQDT795,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.495 MHz, 160.005 MHz, 160.170 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2005, Expiration Date: 10/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2016, Certifier: Chad Husby, Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications, 1115 Cross Street, North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Fax: (507) 625-6725
  • Lat: 44.887361 Lon: -95.881083, Call Sign: WQTX788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.662 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2014, Expiration Date: 05/01/2024, Certifier: Doug Dejong, Registrant: West Central Communications Inc., 612 Industrial Drive Sw, Willmar, MN 56201, Phone: (320) 235-0811, Fax: (320) 231-2655, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Boyd, Lat: 44.850000 Lon: -95.903056, Type: Tank, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: WQKH680,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2019, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Greg F Radtke Mr., Registrant: Shelley Sadowsky, LLC, 5938 Dorchester Way, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 997-9392, Email:
  • Boyd W, Lat: 44.850000 Lon: -95.903056, Type: Tank, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: WQKH680,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2019, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Greg F Radtke Mr., Registrant: Shelley Sadowsky, LLC, 5938 Dorchester Way, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 997-9392, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WD0BXG, Grant Date: 06/17/1996, Expiration Date: 06/17/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2008, Registrant: Robert C Johnson, Rt Box 18, Boyd, MN 56218

Most common first names in Boyd, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John881.1 years
Oscar878.5 years
Arnold675.4 years
Arthur574.0 years
Henry582.2 years
Alice474.8 years
Alfred474.5 years
Harold478.6 years
Helmer476.0 years
Clara492.5 years
Most common last names in Boyd, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hanson1078.5 years
Olson1076.2 years
Anderson978.2 years
Nelson779.3 years
Johnson682.2 years
Roggenbuck584.4 years
Kopitzke579.0 years
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Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Boyd, MN
  • 90.4%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Boyd, MN
  • 77.8%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Electricity


Boyd compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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