Breckenridge, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 3,340 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.2%
 
Males: 1,545  (46.3%)
Females: 1,795  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56520.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,747 (it was $37,054 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$41,747
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,412 (it was $17,059 in 2000)

Breckenridge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $109,384 (it was $66,100 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$109,384
MN:

$211,800

Median gross rent in 2016: $499.

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  • Races in Breckenridge, MN (2010)

    Breckenridge races chart
    • 3,19694.4%White alone
    • 862.5%Hispanic
    • 431.3%American Indian alone
    • 411.2%Two or more races
    • 140.4%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Breckenridge: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (41.6%), Norwegian (19.8%), Irish (4.2%), American (3.5%), English (2.9%), Scandinavian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,423 people per square mile   (low).

Breckenridge,MN real estate house value index trend

Breckenridge, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Breckenridge:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Breckenridge city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Minnesota:

7.8%



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Breckenridge, Minnesota as of October 16, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Breckenridge to the number of sex offenders is 3,389 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,023 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $869 (0.9%)

Breckenridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (43.2 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (184.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (537.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wahpeton, ND (1.1 miles ), Doran, MN (2.7 miles) , Dwight, ND (2.8 miles) , Kent, MN (3.6 miles) , Great Bend, ND (3.6 miles) , Foxhome, MN (3.6 miles) , Mooreton, ND (3.7 miles ), Abercrombie, ND (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 1998: 32 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 1999: 38 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,300
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $139,700
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $173,500
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $225,100
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $310,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $319,700
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $258,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.27 N, Longitude: 96.58 W

Area code: 218

Breckenridge household income distribution Breckenridge home values distribution

Crime rates in Breckenridge by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 00010000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.029.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 120N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1110
per 100,000 27.557.40.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A29.529.730.00.0
Robberies 00000000020100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.058.50.029.70.00.0
Assaults 35421201424332
per 100,000 82.6143.4118.158.930.162.00.031.7117.258.5118.189.290.161.2
Burglaries 1224183417155522117813
per 100,000 330.5688.5531.488.3120.3527.1474.8158.7146.5643.8324.7208.2240.4397.6
Theft 91124954362504241465443426046
per 100,000 2,506.23,557.12,804.81,266.21,864.71,550.41,329.51,301.21,348.21,580.31,269.21,249.31,802.91,406.7
Auto thefts 910942123220733
per 100,000 247.9286.9265.7117.860.231.063.395.258.658.50.0208.290.191.7
Arson 02200000000000
per 100,000 0.057.459.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.5) 189.0299.5194.3136.993.8113.891.577.192.3142.2120.7131.8138.2103.7

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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 Breckenridge detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Minnesota average:

1.46
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -165 (-4.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Breckenridge, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Breckenridge-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/2/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Breckenridge city center killed 2 people and injured 19 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/2/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Breckenridge-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 82% 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 48.9 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 43.3 miles away from Breckenridge center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 197.7 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 35.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 692.2 miles away from Breckenridge center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 194.3 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 Wilkin County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Breckenridge topographic map

Birthplace of: Cheryl Tiegs - Model, Chuck Klosterman - Author, George Putnam (newsman) - Newsman, Ronald D. Mehl - Christian cleric, Art Anderson - Football player, Dick Enderle - Football player, Errol Mann - Football player, Joel Heitkamp - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Breckenridge:

  • RIVEREDGE HOSPICE ST FRANCIS (2400 ST FRANCIS DRIVE)
  • ST FRANCIS HEALTHCARE CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 2400 ST FRANCIS DRIVE)
  • ST FRANCIS HOME HEALTH CARE (1110 HIGHWAY 75 NORTH SUITE A)

airports located in Breckenridge:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Breckenridge:

  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 2 miles; Wahpeton, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 24 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 42 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 43 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 65 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Ridgewater College (about 107 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

Public high school in Breckenridge:

Public elementary/middle schools in Breckenridge:

Private elementary/middle school in Breckenridge:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • St. Francis Medical Center listed at 415 Oak Street has been moved. A new facility has been established and is open on Highway 75 North.

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Notable locations in Breckenridge: Breckenridge (A), Breckenridge Fire Department Station 2 (B), Wilkin County Courthouse (C), Breckenridge Fire Department Station 1 (D), Wilkin County Historical Society Library (E), Wilkin County Museum (F), Breckenridge Public Library (G), Wilkin County Law Enforcement Center (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Breckenridge include: Valley Christian Assembly Church (A), Inspiration Lutheran Brethren Church (B), Grace Lutheran Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Faith Evangelical Free Church (E), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (F), Kindom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (G), First Baptist Church (H), Breckenridge Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Rivers: Otter Tail River (A), Bois de Sioux River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Breckenridge include: Kids Korner Playground (1), Jefferson Park (2), Railroad Park (3), Gewalt Park (4), Lions Park (5), Ox Cart Trail Park (6), Main Street Rotary Park (7), Friendship Sculpture Monument (8), Headwaters Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Courts: Appletree Court (601 Oak Street), Wilkin County-Breck - Court Administration (300 5th Street South).

Wilkin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.8%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.4% for Black residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Breckenridge in 2010:

  • 117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
116 people in nursing homes in 2000
18 people in other group homes in 2000

Breckenridge, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Breckenridge (2011 data):

  • BREMER BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: Breckenridge Office at 225 North Fifth Street, branch established on 1919/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $624.4 mil, Deposits: $515.5 mil, headquarters in Alexandria, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Otto Bremer Foundation
  • Bank of the West: Breckenridge Red River Branch at 408 Minnesota Avenue, branch established on 1885/01/01. 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
  • RiverWood Bank: 214 N Fifth St Branch at 214 North Fifth Street, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $162.3 mil, Deposits: $128.6 mil, headquarters in Baxter, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

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Religion statistics for Breckenridge city (based on Wilkin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,69110
Catholic1,5032
Evangelical Protestant6766
Other11
None1,705-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Wilkin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wilkin County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

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

3.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.4%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Breckenridge:

29.0
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.1%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Breckenridge:

10.6%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Breckenridge:

35.9%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Breckenridge:

53.9%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Breckenridge, 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
Financial Administration 2$8,574$51,4440$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,228$38,7360$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$27,578$47,2771$1,724
Streets and Highways 5$17,642$42,3410$0
Sewerage 3$11,284$45,1360$0
Water Supply 3$11,248$44,9920$0
Electric Power 4$20,198$60,5940$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,322$51,8640$0
Totals for Government 26$104,074$48,0341$1,724

Breckenridge government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,806,000 ($540.72)
    Police Protection: $595,000 ($178.14)
    General - Other: $560,000 ($167.66)
    Water Utilities: $524,000 ($156.89)
    Regular Highways: $418,000 ($125.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $297,000 ($88.92)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $266,000 ($79.64)
    Sewerage: $180,000 ($53.89)
    Financial Administration: $170,000 ($50.90)
    Fire Protection: $76,000 ($22.75)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($20.96)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($12.28)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($2.40)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($0.30)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $318,000 ($95.21)
    Withdrawals: $20,000 ($5.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,575,000 ($471.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,337,000 ($400.30)
    General - Other: $212,000 ($63.47)
    Regular Highways: $183,000 ($54.79)
    Electric Utilities: $71,000 ($21.26)
    Sewerage: $69,000 ($20.66)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($8.08)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($7.78)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($7.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($6.89)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($2.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,184,000 ($354.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.50)

Breckenridge government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $245,000 ($73.35)
    All Other: $190,000 ($56.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $34,000 ($10.18)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($1.80)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $33,000 ($9.88)
    From Other Government: $2,000 ($0.60)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,481,000 ($443.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($2.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,395,000 ($417.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $756,000 ($226.35)
    Special Assessments: $328,000 ($98.20)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,989,000 ($595.51)
    Water Utilities: $568,000 ($170.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,284,000 ($384.43)
    All Other: $307,000 ($91.92)
  • Tax - Property: $461,000 ($138.02)
    NEC: $29,000 ($8.68)
    Public Utilities: $17,000 ($5.09)

Breckenridge government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $17,501,000 ($5239.82)
    Water Utilities: $109,000 ($32.63)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,268,000 ($1277.84)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $175,000 ($52.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $146,000 ($43.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $16,154,000 ($4836.53)
    Other, NEC: $3,876,000 ($1160.48)
    Water Utilities: $93,000 ($27.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,347,000 ($403.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $421,000 ($126.05)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($4.79)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $444,000 ($132.93)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,725,000 ($2312.87)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $16,969,000 ($5080.54)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Richland County, ND  1.57% ($42,452 average AGI)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.67% ($26,222)
from Cass County, ND  0.41% ($31,091)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 Richland County, ND  1.49% ($35,400 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.82% ($51,500)
to Cass County, ND  0.82% ($31,682)

Strongest AM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • KBMW (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • KLTA (105.1 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KEGK (106.9 FM; WAHPETON, ND; Owner: GUDERIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZCR (103.3 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC)
  • KFAB-FM (92.7 FM; KINDRED, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOX-FM (99.9 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCM-FM (91.1 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBOT (104.1 FM; PELICAN RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WASHINGTON RADIO, INC,)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Breckenridge:

  • K09MF (Channel 9; WAHPETON, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
  • KVRR (Channel 15; FARGO, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K49FA (Channel 49; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA ED. TV CORP.)
Breckenridge fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Breckenridge fatal accident list:

Sep 21, 2002 02:28 PM, Us-75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 22, 2002 02:27 AM, 5, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 10, 1991 06:11 PM, 75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 10, Fatalities: 1
Jan 26, 1989 09:55 PM, 75, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Nov 8, 1987 04:01 AM, 12, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 9, 1982 10:14 AM, 75, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1980 10:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 40m131ftTotal length
  • $30,000Total costs
  • 34,024Total average daily traffic
  • 2,727Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,890Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Breckenridge)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Breckenridge, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Breckenridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AYRES CORPORATION S2R-T660 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4191Y , Serial Number: T660-108, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Red River Ag Air LLC, 502 Wilkin Ave, Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6053S , Serial Number: 1328, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/2003
    Registrant (Corporation): Flying By LLC, 1439 Beede Ave, Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-25 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6521Z , Serial Number: 25-701, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1962
    Registrant (Corporation): Atd Aviation LLC, 2681 State Highway 210, Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 732ZZ , Serial Number: 21061917, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1977
    Registrant (Individual): David A Yaggie, 2681 State Highway 210, Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 79192 , Serial Number: 4419392, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Charles R Snare, , Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9118D , Serial Number: 18-6497, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 05/26/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): David A Yaggie Farms Inc, 2681 State Highway 210, Breckenridge, MN 56520
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9406P , Serial Number: 18-8998, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Yaggie Farm Service Inc, 502 Wilkin Ave, Breckenridge, MN 56520

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

  • BRECKENRIDGE (Address: 420 Nebraska Avenue , Population served: 3,386, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Breckenridge, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4180.4 years
Mary3481.9 years
William3180.7 years
Anna3082.9 years
Robert2265.0 years
Clara2285.4 years
Helen2186.1 years
George1879.1 years
Charles1882.7 years
Dorothy1876.7 years
Most common last names in Breckenridge, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3583.0 years
Anderson2978.2 years
Nelson1575.7 years
Larson1484.1 years
Olson1378.8 years
Conzemius1178.2 years
Hanson1082.9 years
Nordick980.1 years
Pazdernik989.2 years
Miller977.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Breckenridge, MN
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1

Breckenridge compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 10 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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