Cambridge, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 8,803 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +59.5%
Males: 4,264  (48.4%)
Females: 4,539  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 55008, 55040.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,262 (it was $35,313 in 2000)
Cambridge:

$51,262
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,258 (it was $20,697 in 2000)

Cambridge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $182,652 (it was $96,300 in 2000)
Cambridge:

$182,652
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $251,171; detached houses: $262,798; townhouses or other attached units: $148,981; in 2-unit structures: $156,296; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $111,371; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $77,422; mobile homes: $91,624

Median gross rent in 2017: $952.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cambridge: 112.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.9%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 14.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Cambridge, MN (2017)
    • 7,79890.9%White alone
    • 2943.4%Two or more races
    • 1631.9%Asian alone
    • 1121.3%Hispanic
    • 780.9%Black alone
    • 180.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cambridge, Minnesota as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cambridge is 8,489 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Cambridge by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(88.2)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(14.7)
1
(13.8)
2
(25.3)
2
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
2
(24.3)
1
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(117.6)
9
(124.2)
5
(63.2)
5
(62.8)
9
(112.7)
5
(61.2)
1
(12.1)
12
(145.6)
7
(84.9)
7
(83.6)
10
(117.4)
5
(57.0)
8
(89.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
72
(1,058)
40
(552.0)
33
(417.4)
29
(364.1)
21
(263.0)
32
(391.5)
27
(326.8)
28
(339.6)
30
(363.9)
34
(406.2)
31
(364.1)
28
(319.3)
24
(269.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
384
(5,644)
273
(3,768)
371
(4,692)
234
(2,938)
233
(2,918)
274
(3,352)
285
(3,450)
258
(3,130)
373
(4,525)
277
(3,309)
261
(3,065)
327
(3,729)
269
(3,021)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(338.0)
13
(179.4)
17
(215.0)
6
(75.3)
10
(125.2)
18
(220.2)
6
(72.6)
16
(194.1)
8
(97.0)
14
(167.3)
13
(152.7)
17
(193.8)
17
(190.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(44.1)
4
(55.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)425.3298.9315.0229.4227.8253.7227.2206.9238.5213.6183.8198.4176.3

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City-data.com crime index in Cambridge, MN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Minnesota average:

1.67
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Ancestries: German (30.4%), Swedish (22.2%), American (8.9%), Norwegian (8.0%), Irish (4.7%), Scandinavian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 962 feet

Land area: 6.17 square miles.

Population density: 1,426 people per square mile   (low).

Cambridge, Minnesota map

231 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe, 0.4% Africa).

This city:

2.7%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,062 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,541 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (27.5 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (41.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (378.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Isanti, MN (2.3 miles ),
Stanchfield, MN (2.8 miles),
Braham, MN (3.4 miles ),
Bethel, MN (3.4 miles ),
Harris, MN (3.5 miles ),
North Branch, MN (3.5 miles ),
St. Francis, MN (3.7 miles ),
Martin Lake, MN (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 45.56 N, Longitude: 93.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,527 (+41.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,390 (35.3%)

Area codes: 763, 612

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 1999: 49 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2000: 81 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2001: 100 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 2002: 213 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2003: 167 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2004: 225 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2005: 125 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 2006: 62 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2007: 51 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $181,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,900
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $191,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2015: 34 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2016: 47 buildings, average cost: $170,100
  • 2017: 75 buildings, average cost: $163,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Cambridge, MN residents
Average permit cost in Cambridge, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Historical population in Cambridge, MN
Historical housing units in Cambridge, MN

Population change in the 1990s: +191 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in Cambridge, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (12.4%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.8%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Cambridge, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)

Average climate in Cambridge, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

Cambridge-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Cambridge city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 tornado 24.2 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cambridge-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 93% 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 136.3 miles away from Cambridge center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 148.4 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 316.8 miles away from Cambridge 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 176.4 miles away from Cambridge center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Cambridge 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 341.2 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 Isanti County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cambridge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cambridge:

  • CAMBRIDGE MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 701 SOUTH DELLWOOD AVENUE)
  • CAMBRIDGE MEDICAL HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (701 SOUTH DELLWOOD AVENUE)
  • DCI CENTRAL (1555 CENTRAL AVENUE SOUTHWEST)
  • MN EXTENDED TREATMENT (1425 STATE STREET)
  • CAMBRIDGE NURSING CARE CENTER (548 W 1ST AVE)
  • GRACEPOINTE CROSSING GABLES EAST (548 FIRST AVENUE)
  • GRACEPOINTE CROSSING GABLES WEST (135 FERN STREET NORTH)
  • CENTRACARE KIDNEY PROGRAM - CAMBRIDGE (520 SW 11TH AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Cambridge:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cambridge:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 28 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,918)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 33 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 34 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Bethel University (about 36 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 37 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Century College (about 39 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Walden University (about 41 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)

Biggest public high schools in Cambridge:

Private high schools in Cambridge:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cambridge:

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Library in Cambridge:

  • EAST CENTRAL REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,768,409; Location: 244 SOUTH BIRCH STREET; 311,080 books; 15,217 e-books; 10,444 audio materials; 29,192 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 659 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cambridge: Cambridge (A), Cambridge Police Department (B), Isanti County Government Center (C), Isanti Sheriffs Office (D), East Central Regional Library (E), Cambridge Fire Department (F), Cambridge City Hall (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Cambridge Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cambridge include: Cambridge Lutheran Church (A), Cambridge United Methodist Church (B), Christ the King Catholic Church (C), First Assembly of God Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Seventh Day Adventist Church (F), Joy Lutheran Church (G), Redeemer Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cambridge Lutheran Cemetery (1), Cambridge Union Cemetery (2), Christ the King Catholic Cemetery (3), State Hospital Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Joe's Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Cambridge include: Watertower Park (1), Claes Johnson Recreation Area (2), Brown Park (3), East Park (4), Peterson Park (5), West Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Isanti County Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 33525 Flanders Street Northeast).

Hotel: Country Inn-Suites Cambridge (300 South Garfield).

Courts: Family Court Soultions (2215 Main Street South), Isanti County Offices - Court Administrator- District Court Judge (555 18th Avenue Southwest).

Birthplace of: Kerri Hoskins - Actor, Rhonda Sivarajah - Minnesota politician.

Isanti 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 Cambridge that have no violations reported:

  • CAMBRIDGE (Address: 300 Third Avenue NE , Population served: 8,111, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.7%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Cambridge in 2010:

  • 244 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 41 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 40 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Cambridge in 2000:

  • 290 people in nursing homes
  • 67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 32 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Cambridge (2011 data):

  • Cambridge State Bank: at 127 South Main, Mill Ridge Commons Branch, East Office Branch, The Meadows Of Riverhills Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $74.1 mil, Deposits: $62.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Peoples Bank of Commerce: Peoples Bank Of Commerce at 234 First Avenue East, branch established on 1916/11/28; East Cambridge Branch at 1990 Second Avenue S.E., branch established on 2003/10/14. Info updated 2006/04/18: Bank assets: $296.0 mil, Deposits: $232.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Duke Financial Group, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Cambridge Branch at 250 Northeast 2nd Avenue, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Cambridge:

Marital status in Cambridge, MN
  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

For population 25 years and over in Cambridge:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Minnesota average:

10.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cambridge, MN (based on Isanti County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,1497
Catholic3,1663
Evangelical Protestant2,44023
Other31
None26,058-
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
Isanti County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
This county:

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

6.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.1%
Minnesota:

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

11.1%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.5%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cambridge:

50.0%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Cambridge:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.8%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cambridge:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.0%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cambridge, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 15$87,019$69,6150$0
Other and Unallocable 11$60,886$66,42112$9,918
Streets and Highways 9$44,968$59,9570$0
Sewerage 6$35,136$70,2720$0
Water Supply 3$20,042$80,1680$0
Financial Administration 2$13,029$78,1740$0
Parks and Recreation 2$9,070$54,4200$0
Firefighters 1$6,005$72,06028$3,362
Police - Other 1$4,220$50,6401$2,910
Other Government Administration 1$9,579$114,9488$5,531
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 2$4,610
Totals for Government 51$289,954$68,22451$26,331

Cambridge government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $4,045,000 ($459.50)
    Air Transportation: $48,000 ($5.45)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($1.36)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $4,567,000 ($518.80)
    Police Protection: $1,693,000 ($192.32)
    Regular Highways: $1,601,000 ($181.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,116,000 ($126.77)
    Water Utilities: $649,000 ($73.72)
    General - Other: $604,000 ($68.61)
    Central Staff Services: $593,000 ($67.36)
    General Public Buildings: $462,000 ($52.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $325,000 ($36.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $301,000 ($34.19)
    Financial Administration: $283,000 ($32.15)
    Sewerage: $159,000 ($18.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000 ($11.36)
    Air Transportation: $90,000 ($10.22)
    Health - Other: $11,000 ($1.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $998,000 ($113.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $470,000 ($53.39)
    Sewerage: $386,000 ($43.85)
    General - Other: $110,000 ($12.50)
    Police Protection: $66,000 ($7.50)
    General Public Building: $36,000 ($4.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($3.64)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($2.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($1.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $8,000 ($0.91)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,193,000 ($476.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $232,000 ($26.35)

Cambridge government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,316,000 ($376.69)
    Other: $319,000 ($36.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $240,000 ($27.26)
    Air Transportation: $84,000 ($9.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($2.16)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $205,000 ($23.29)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($1.82)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $82,000 ($9.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $21,000 ($2.39)
    Highways: $3,000 ($0.34)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,219,000 ($138.48)
    Special Assessments: $1,196,000 ($135.86)
    Sale of Property: $578,000 ($65.66)
    Rents: $319,000 ($36.24)
    General Revenue - Other: $121,000 ($13.75)
    Donations From Private Sources: $83,000 ($9.43)
    Fines and Forfeits: $72,000 ($8.18)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $5,668,000 ($643.87)
    Water Utilities: $1,973,000 ($224.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $723,000 ($82.13)
    Sewerage: $714,000 ($81.11)
    Highways: $345,000 ($39.19)
    Other: $333,000 ($37.83)
    Housing and Community Development: $162,000 ($18.40)
  • Tax - Property: $5,543,000 ($629.67)
    Other License: $295,000 ($33.51)

Cambridge government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,649,000 ($1664.09)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $12,720,000 ($1444.96)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,451,000 ($960.01)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,485,000 ($850.28)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,929,000 ($219.13)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $966,000 ($109.74)

Cambridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,088,000 ($577.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,078,000 ($1031.24)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,687,000 ($2577.19)

8.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
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 Anoka County, MN  2.44% ($52,958 average AGI)
from Chisago County, MN  1.04% ($47,099)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.76% ($46,940)


7.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,524 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
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 Anoka County, MN  1.71% ($45,586 average AGI)
to Chisago County, MN  0.91% ($52,086)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.66% ($40,574)
Businesses in Cambridge, MN
NameCountNameCount
Applebee's1Nike1
Arby's1OfficeMax1
Caribou Coffee1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
DHL1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx2Target1
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Kohl's1UPS3
Lowe's1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Menards1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cambridge:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • WQPM (1300 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, MN)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cambridge:

  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KMKL (90.3 FM; NORTH BRANCH, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KBEK (95.5 FM; MORA, MN; Owner: JOHN JAMES GODFREY)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cambridge:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Cambridge fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Cambridge fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 256ft / 78.2mTotal length
  • 109,454Total average daily traffic
  • 5,245Total average daily truck traffic
  • 75,528Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cambridge, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 131990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cambridge, MN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cambridge)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Cambridge, MN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cambridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cambridge)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$118,1728$92,27836$149,8482$50,6253$93,733
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$91,8501$86,6703$127,2670$01$68,770
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$109,2401$73,60019$166,0931$157,7101$89,360
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$177,3801$164,93013$182,9890$01$111,610
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$46,3600$03$141,2200$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1303.00 , 1305.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$65,5101$51,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1303.00 , 1305.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cambridge, MN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cambridge, MN - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 44 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cambridge, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (39.5%), and Structure Fires (32.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cambridge, MN
    • 14439.5%Outside Fires
    • 12032.9%Structure Fires
    • 7019.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 318.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cambridge, MN
Most common first names in Cambridge, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6980.2 years
Ruth5081.1 years
William4478.0 years
Robert4372.4 years
Carl4381.6 years
Arthur2983.2 years
Esther2985.0 years
Charles2878.8 years
George2881.5 years
Kenneth2868.1 years
Most common last names in Cambridge, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson10680.3 years
Johnson9680.2 years
Olson8881.3 years
Erickson7381.5 years
Nelson7079.7 years
Larson6882.1 years
Peterson5578.4 years
Carlson4484.5 years
Hanson2679.9 years
Swanson2482.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cambridge, MN
  • 87.4%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cambridge, MN
  • 57.7%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Electricity
  • 4.4%No fuel used
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Other fuel
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Cambridge compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Cambridge on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 (55008) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • Lawrence Peter Head (3)
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  • Bill Schlagel (3)
  • Schlagel, Inc. (2)
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Total of 60 patent applications in 2008-2020.