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Population in 2014: 492 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +49.5%
Males: 246  (50.2%)
Females: 246  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  31.5 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56319.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $58,578 (it was $38,125 in 2000)
Carlos:

$58,578
MN:

$63,488

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $25,875 (it was $21,495 in 2000)

Carlos city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $133,512 (it was $57,700 in 2000)
Carlos:

$133,512
MN:

$200,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $128,790; Detached houses: $134,116; Mobile homes: $59,167

Median gross rent in 2015: $795.

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  • Races in Carlos, MN (2010)

    Carlos races chart
    • 49598.6%White alone
    • 40.8%Black alone
    • 20.4%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carlos: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (54.2%), Norwegian (20.5%), American (5.8%), Finnish (3.7%), Polish (2.6%), Czech (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,050 people per square mile   (low).

Carlos,MN real estate house value index trend

Carlos, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Carlos:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carlos city:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Minnesota:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,402 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,241 (1.1%)

Carlos satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (61.2 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (120.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (474.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Miltona, MN (2.2 miles ), Nelson, MN (2.5 miles) , Alexandria, MN (2.7 miles ), Garfield, MN (3.1 miles ), Osakis, MN (3.2 miles ), Parkers Prairie, MN (3.5 miles ), Forada, MN (3.6 miles) , Millerville, MN (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.97 N, Longitude: 95.29 W

Area code: 320

Carlos household income distribution Carlos home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (43%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (35%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Carlos, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Carlos, Minnesota average temperatures Carlos, Minnesota average precipitation Carlos, Minnesota humidity Carlos, Minnesota wind speed Carlos, Minnesota snowfall Carlos, Minnesota sunshine Carlos, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Carlos-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Carlos city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

On 6/18/1964, a category F3 tornado 19.2 miles away from the city center injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carlos-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 87% 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 41.7 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 52.4 miles away from Carlos center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 234.9 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 76.7 miles away from the city 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 284.3 miles away from Carlos center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 216.7 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 Douglas County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carlos topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carlos:

  • ROSEWOOD (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY PUB HEALTH NSG SVCRS (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • KNUTE NELSON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • KNUTE NELSON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • BETHANY HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • CENTRACARE KIDNEY PROG AT DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSP (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carlos:

  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 9 miles; Alexandria, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,324)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 45 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 55 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 58 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Ridgewater College (about 59 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 60 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 61 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)

Public elementary/middle school in Carlos:

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

Church in Carlos: Trinity Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 34.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 7.10. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.10
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 7.5%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 79.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Carlos (2011 data):

  • BlackRidgeBANK: Carlos Branch at 301 Main Avenue, branch established on 1989/02/22. Info updated 2011/11/29: Bank assets: $348.3 mil, Deposits: $299.3 mil, headquarters in Fargo, ND, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Blackridge Financial, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Minnesota average:

10.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carlos city (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,24321
Evangelical Protestant7,11435
Catholic6,6366
Other3142
None10,702-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Douglas County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Douglas County:

8.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

11.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

26.0%
Minnesota:

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

9.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.1%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Carlos:

49.8%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.2%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Carlos:

8.7%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Carlos:

58.5%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carlos, 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 0$0 1$400
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$310
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$563
Streets and Highways 1$2,814$33,7680$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$230
Totals for Government 1$2,814$33,7684$1,503

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $231,000 ($469.51)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $59,000 ($119.92)
    Fire Protection: $46,000 ($93.50)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($60.98)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($46.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($18.29)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($14.23)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($14.23)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($12.20)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($4.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($4.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($144.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $17,000 ($34.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($22.36)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($8.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $28,000 ($56.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($12.20)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $30,000 ($60.98)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $16,000 ($32.52)
    Highways: $5,000 ($10.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $56,000 ($113.82)
    Special Assessments: $51,000 ($103.66)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($14.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $104,000 ($211.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $48,000 ($97.56)
    All Other: $9,000 ($18.29)
  • Tax - Property: $64,000 ($130.08)
    NEC: $4,000 ($8.13)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($203.25)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,190,000 ($2418.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,190,000 ($2418.70)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($203.25)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($42.68)

5.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Pope County, MN  0.52% ($26,231 average AGI)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.44% ($35,015)
from Stearns County, MN  0.38% ($25,351)


5.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
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 Pope County, MN  0.44% ($31,662 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.38% ($58,804)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.36% ($33,057)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carlos:

  • KXRA (1490 AM; 1 kW; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEXANDRIA, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYL (1400 AM; 1 kW; LONG PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: PRAIRIE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carlos:

  • KXRA-FM (92.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEX, INC.)
  • KXRZ (99.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEXANDRIA, INC.)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KBHL (103.9 FM; OSAKIS, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXDL (99.7 FM; BROWERVILLE, MN; Owner: PRAIRIE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K219FA (91.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • K215BL (90.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Carlos:

  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K36AA (Channel 36; ALEXANDRIA, ETC., MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K16CO (Channel 16; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K18DG (Channel 18; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K26CL (Channel 26; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K32EB (Channel 32; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K48DV (Channel 48; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K50DB (Channel 50; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K52DZ (Channel 52; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K55ID (Channel 55; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K58DS (Channel 58; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K60EJ (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K65HD (Channel 65; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K67HI (Channel 67; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K45AR (Channel 45; EAGLE BEND, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 790)
  • K17FE (Channel 17; WADENA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K30AF (Channel 30; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K34AF (Channel 34; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K38AC (Channel 38; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K62AU (Channel 62; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)

Carlos fatal accident list:

Mar 23, 2005 09:04 PM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Feb 14, 1977 04:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $942,000Total costs
  • 1,930Total average daily traffic
  • 1,880Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Carlos)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lake Carlos State Park Shop (Lat: 45.999139 Lon: -95.334472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WRW685
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHzGrant Date: 10/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2013, Certifier: Joseph G Dobesh IiiRegistrant: Transp Bldg Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Fax: (612) 297-5735
  • Box 7 102 Main Ave (Lat: 45.973306 Lon: -95.293083), Call Sign: KNDX642
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.835 MHzGrant Date: 06/11/1997, Expiration Date: 08/05/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2002Registrant: Daniel J Reis, Box 7 102 Main Ave, Carlos, MN 56319
  • Along Soo Tracks .7 Mi Sw (Lat: 45.962472 Lon: -95.300306), Type: Building, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WNXX339
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz, 161.085 MHz, 161.370 MHz, 161.520 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/2011, Expiration Date: 11/22/2021Registrant: Soo Line Railroad, 1010 Shop Road, St Paul, MN 55106, Phone: (563) 441-5913, Fax: (612) 851-5688, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carlos)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6333S , Serial Number: 15067133, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1967
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Andrew Vano, 6950 E Lake Carlos Dr Ne, Carlos, MN 56319, Other Owners: Sally Vano
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 14-19 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 152 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-435 (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6560N , Serial Number: 2013, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Sally L Vano, 6950 E Lake Carlos Dr Ne, Carlos, MN 56319

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

  • CARLOS (Population served: 329, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Carlos, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1281.4 years
Mary982.7 years
John775.1 years
Emma686.3 years
Frank679.0 years
Carl584.6 years
Henry578.6 years
Rose479.5 years
Robert480.0 years
George474.4 years
Most common last names in Carlos, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Steidl983.0 years
Johnson873.7 years
Anderson881.4 years
Muyres672.0 years
Schlosser676.0 years
Feda574.0 years
Grundei575.4 years
Nelson587.8 years
Tonn576.4 years
Larson485.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (4%)

Carlos compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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