Brewster, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 475 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.4%
 
Males: 221  (46.7%)
Females: 254  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

35.4 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56119.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,344 (it was $38,125 in 2000)
Brewster:

$55,344
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,347 (it was $16,263 in 2000)

Brewster city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $76,437 (it was $40,300 in 2000)
Brewster:

$76,437
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $112,281; detached houses: $116,236; mobile homes: $48,037

Median gross rent in 2017: $510.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brewster: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.8%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Brewster, MN (2010)
    • 43692.2%White alone
    • 255.3%Hispanic
    • 61.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.6%Other race alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

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Ancestries: German (56.0%), Norwegian (6.0%), Irish (4.3%), American (3.9%), Dutch (2.6%), Czech (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 395 people per square mile   (very low).

Brewster, Minnesota map

23 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 1.1% Africa).

This city:

4.9%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $878 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $967 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (64.3 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (139.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Okabena, MN (2.9 miles),
Worthington, MN (2.9 miles ),
Kinbrae, MN (3.0 miles),
Heron Lake, MN (3.1 miles ),
Dundee, MN (3.2 miles),
Round Lake, MN (3.3 miles ),
Fulda, MN (3.7 miles ),
Lakefield, MN (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.70 N, Longitude: 95.47 W

Area code: 507

Distribution of median household income in Brewster, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brewster, MN in 2017
Brewster satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Brewster, MN residents
Average permit cost in Brewster, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Most common industries in Brewster, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Food (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (15.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.6%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Wood products (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.2%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.9%)
  • Food (7.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Brewster, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.9%)
  • Carpenters (7.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Food processing workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.8%)

Average climate in Brewster, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brewster-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Brewster city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused $75 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brewster-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 77% 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 139.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 199.4 miles away from Brewster center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 142.5 miles away from Brewster 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 184.3 miles away from Brewster center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 150.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.0 miles away from Brewster center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Nobles County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brewster topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brewster:

  • CROSSROADS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • SANFORD WORTHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • SANFORD WORTHINGTON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • SOUTH SHORE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • HERON LAKE MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HERON LAKE, MN)
  • C C S INC - RIDGEWOOD (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • COLONIAL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LAKEFIELD, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brewster:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 38 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 55 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 67 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Buena Vista University (about 75 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 77 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • South Central College (about 79 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • South Dakota State University (about 79 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)

Public high school in Brewster:

  • ROUND LAKE-BREWSTER SECONDARY (Location: 915 4TH AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Brewster:

  • ROUND LAKE-BREWSTER ELEMENTARY (Location: 915 4TH AVE, Grades: KG-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brewster: Brewster City Hall (A), Brewster Fire and Rescue Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brewster include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Sacred Heart Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Nobles 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 Brewster that have no violations reported:

  • BREWSTER (Address: 906 Third Avenue , Population served: 473, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.8%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Brewster (2011 data):

  • Rolling Hills Bank & Trust: Brewster Branch at 224 10th St, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $207.1 mil, Deposits: $173.4 mil, headquarters in Atlantic, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Anita Bancorporation

For population 15 years and over in Brewster:

Marital status in Brewster, MN
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 39.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

For population 25 years and over in Brewster:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Brewster
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brewster, MN (based on Nobles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,6207
Mainline Protestant5,01617
Evangelical Protestant3,91222
Other2452
None6,585-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Nobles County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Nobles County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Nobles County:

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
State:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Nobles County:

19.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brewster:

52.8%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brewster:

50.5%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Brewster:

27.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brewster:

21.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brewster:

8.7%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.0%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Brewster:

59.5%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Brewster:

78.1%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brewster, 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
Other Government Administration 1$4,257$51,0845$612
Streets and Highways 1$3,680$44,1600$0
Electric Power 1$4,258$51,0960$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 21$1,173
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$12,195$48,78026$1,785

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $128,000 ($269.47)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $457,000 ($962.11)
    General - Other: $123,000 ($258.95)
    Water Utilities: $103,000 ($216.84)
    Sewerage: $97,000 ($204.21)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($157.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $48,000 ($101.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($98.95)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($44.21)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($23.16)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($14.74)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($8.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($50.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $81,000 ($170.53)
    Sewerage: $57,000 ($120.00)
    Electric Utilities: $53,000 ($111.58)
    Water Utilities: $40,000 ($84.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($23.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $115,000 ($242.11)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $129,000 ($271.58)
    Other: $45,000 ($94.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($63.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000 ($29.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $12,000 ($25.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $49,000 ($103.16)
    General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($29.47)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($10.53)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $441,000 ($928.42)
    Water Utilities: $69,000 ($145.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $192,000 ($404.21)
    Other: $13,000 ($27.37)
  • Tax - Property: $125,000 ($263.16)
    Other License: $1,000 ($2.11)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $945,000 ($1989.47)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $610,000 ($1284.21)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000 ($831.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($126.32)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $180,000 ($378.95)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($246.32)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brewster:

  • KWOA (730 AM; 1 kW; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDOM (1580 AM; 1 kW; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO INCORPORATED)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brewster:

  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDOM-FM (94.3 FM; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOJ (88.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KUOO (103.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KUQQ (102.1 FM; MILFORD, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINNESOTA)

TV broadcast stations around Brewster:

  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K33AB (Channel 33; SIBLEY, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K58AF (Channel 58; WINDOM, MN; Owner: CITY OF WINDOM)
  • K53EV (Channel 53; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K23FO (Channel 23; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K57GE (Channel 57; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)

Brewster fatal accident list:

Sep 13, 2007 09:33 PM, Sr-60 0300000060, Cr 1, Lat: 43.699575, Lon: -95.470061, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 27, 2006 08:14 AM, Sr-60, Cr 1, Lat: 43.699490, Lon: -95.470030, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Apr 20, 2002 10:21 PM, Sr-60, Lat: 43.698139, Lon: -95.472183, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 5, 2000 06:50 AM, 14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 3, 1996 03:14 PM, 60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 63.2mTotal length
  • $1,931,001,000Total costs
  • 29,948Total average daily traffic
  • 3,928Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,079Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Brewster, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brewster, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 2 Mi N 1 Mi W On Township Rd (Lat: 43.727194 Lon: -95.483333), Call Sign: KWZ286, Licensee ID: L00057321,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/1999, Expiration Date: 03/22/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2004, Registrant: Obermoller Farms Inc, Rt 1 Box 165, Brewster, MN 56119
  • 1 Mi Ne On Hwy 60 Of Worthington 1 Mi N (Lat: 43.660250 Lon: -95.550278), Call Sign: WZE911, Licensee ID: L00113796,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.025 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2004, Expiration Date: 04/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2014, Registrant: Gary L Hibma, 35126 230th St, Brewster, MN 56119-1981, Phone: (507) 376-3402, Email:
  • Rural Rt 1 (Lat: 43.687472 Lon: -95.546944), Call Sign: WZU687,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.930 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2014, Expiration Date: 03/09/2024, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W. State St., Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:
  • Lat: 43.695833 Lon: -95.454444, Call Sign: WPYI905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.612 MHz, 464.812 MHz, 464.687 MHz, 464.800 MHz, 468.712 MHz, 469.687 MHz, 469.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/29/2013, Expiration Date: 08/19/2023, Certifier: Steve Still, Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications, 1115 Cross Street, North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Email:
  • Th 60 Approx 1.7 Mi Ne (Lat: 43.720667 Lon: -95.439722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQBR287, Licensee ID: L00001503,
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.987 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2004, Expiration Date: 02/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2005, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-7418, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:
  • 232 6th St (Lat: 43.702306 Lon: -95.462722), Call Sign: WQPJ664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.662 MHz, 464.662 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/06/2022, Certifier: Troy Thompson, Registrant: Racom Corp., 201 W State St, Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (888) 752-1016, Fax: (641) 752-0674, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, Nw 1/4 Of Nw 1/4 Of Section 13 R39w T102n Lorain Twp (Lat: 43.644944 Lon: -95.472222), Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WNTN360,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.718 MHz, 928.718 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2002, Expiration Date: 07/07/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/08/2012, Certifier: James L Goodin, Registrant: Bv Larson Inc., 1082 West Bone Lake Ln, Milltown, WI 54858, Phone: (715) 857-5557, Fax: (715) 857-5557, Email:
  • Brewster, Th 60 Approx 1.7 Mi Ne (Lat: 43.720667 Lon: -95.439722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WPYH767,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6630.62 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 05/17/2013, Expiration Date: 08/13/2023, Certifier: David C Savolainen, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, Mn/Dot, 1500 West County Road B2 Ms730, Roseville, MN 55113, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • Brewster, Th 60 Approx 1.7 Mi Ne (Lat: 43.720667 Lon: -95.439722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQEN466,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.62 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2006, Expiration Date: 09/06/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2006, Certifier: Robert J Prudhomme, Registrant: Mn Department Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd., Ms 730, St.Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-8364, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:
  • SVRLB ES, 915 4th Avenue (Lat: 43.697028 Lon: -95.465778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQGD824,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz... (+12 more), Grant Date: 03/08/2017, Expiration Date: 12/18/2026, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2019, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • Brewster, Lat: 43.720667 Lon: -95.439722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQKH680,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Greg F Radtke Mr., Registrant: Shelley Sadowsky, LLC, 5938 Dorchester Way, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 997-9392, Email:
  • BREWSTER TWR, 31800 State Hwy 60 (Lat: 43.720667 Lon: -95.439722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQYI828,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2016, Expiration Date: 10/12/2026, Certifier: Daniel L Richter, Registrant: Pcs Technologies, Inc., 30 W. Water Street, St Paul, MN 55107, Phone: (651) 222-5881, Fax: (651) 228-2645, Email:
  • STATION, Nw Corner Of Nw 1/4 Of Sec 13 R39w T102n Lorain Twnshp (Lat: 43.644944 Lon: -95.472222), Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WEF472,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2009, Expiration Date: 09/09/2019, Certifier: James L Goodin, Registrant: Great River Energy, 12300 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, MN 55369, Phone: (763) 445-5560, Fax: (763) 445-6360, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0ORD, Grant Date: 08/23/1994, Expiration Date: 08/23/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/24/2006, Registrant: Ryan K Figgins, Brewster, MN 56119
  • Call Sign: WD0ATC, Licensee ID: L00214456, Grant Date: 05/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/29/2020, Registrant: Kay K Voss, 37420 200th St, Brewster, MN 56119

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5177D , Serial Number: 51277, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 02/13/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Richard G Cross, 33295 840th St, Brewster, MN 56119
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57061 , Serial Number: T43-5729, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 01/24/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Richard G Cross, 33295 840th St, Brewster, MN 56119

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 19 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Brewster, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (41.0%), and Structure Fires (36.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brewster, MN
    • 4841.0%Outside Fires
    • 4336.8%Structure Fires
    • 2319.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brewster, MN
Most common first names in Brewster, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1579.9 years
William1081.2 years
George872.0 years
Mary786.6 years
Evelyn672.2 years
Clarence678.0 years
Donald570.8 years
Frank578.0 years
Josephine585.6 years
Anna594.6 years
Most common last names in Brewster, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mcnab1075.9 years
Johnson971.9 years
Haberman883.3 years
Nelson886.7 years
Baumgard877.1 years
Smith787.1 years
Gunther687.0 years
Obermoller682.2 years
Schmitz576.6 years
Kraft578.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brewster, MN
  • 83.4%Utility gas
  • 10.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brewster, MN
  • 49.1%Utility gas
  • 45.3%Electricity
  • 5.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Brewster compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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 below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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