Clontarf, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 159 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.1%
 
Males: 96  (60.6%)
Females: 63  (39.4%)
Median resident age:  48.1 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 56226

Estimated median household income in 2016: $71,340 (it was $55,139 in 2000)
Clontarf:

$71,340
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,348 (it was $17,048 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $105,070 (it was $49,400 in 2000)
Clontarf:

$105,070
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $99,312; Detached houses: $98,591

Median gross rent in 2016: $357.

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    • 15997.0%White alone
    • 42.4%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clontarf: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (64.9%), Norwegian (10.4%), Irish (9.1%), Swedish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 2.05 square miles.

Population density: 77 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Clontarf:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clontarf city:

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 70.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,259 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $807 (0.7%)

Clontarf satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (74.1 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (120.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (469.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Benson, MN (2.3 miles ), Danvers, MN (2.7 miles) , Hancock, MN (3.2 miles ), De Graff, MN (3.6 miles) , Holloway, MN (3.8 miles) , Cyrus, MN (4.1 miles ), Murdock, MN (4.2 miles ), Starbuck, MN (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 45.37 N, Longitude: 95.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 320

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

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)

Average climate in Clontarf, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Clontarf-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.8 miles away from the Clontarf city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 6/18/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the city center injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clontarf-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 85% 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 26.9 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 36.3 miles away from Clontarf center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 199.9 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 64.1 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 241.0 miles away from Clontarf 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 175.8 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 Swift County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clontarf topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Clontarf:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - MEADOW LANE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BENSON, MN)
  • SWIFT COUNTY BENSON HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; BENSON, MN)
  • SWIFT CTY BENSON HOSP HH CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BENSON, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clontarf:

  • Ridgewater College (about 34 miles; Willmar, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,288)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 38 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 40 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 64 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 67 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 68 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 73 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)

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

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

Lake: Malachy Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Swift 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: 0.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
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: 1.6% of all households
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.7
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Clontarf city (based on Swift County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,87313
Catholic2,3995
Evangelical Protestant1,78111
Other1-
None1,729-
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: 3
Swift County:

2.70 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Swift County:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

11.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Swift County:

28.2%
Minnesota:

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

12.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

40.0%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Clontarf:

41.6%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Clontarf:

30.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

40.2%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

24.4%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clontarf:

7.4
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clontarf:

40.7%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

52.9%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Clontarf:

88.6%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clontarf, 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 3$809
Other Government Administration 0$0 16$543
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$276
Totals for Government 0$0 22$1,628

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

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $251,000 ($1578.62)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($471.70)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($75.47)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($75.47)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($56.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($56.60)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($25.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $134,000 ($842.77)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $59,000 ($371.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($44.03)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($25.16)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($6.29)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $262,000 ($1647.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,000 ($62.89)
    All Other: $2,000 ($12.58)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($31.45)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $258,000 ($1622.64)

4.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
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 Kandiyohi County, MN  0.88% ($23,647 average AGI)
from Chippewa County, MN  0.47% ($30,278)
from Pope County, MN  0.28% ($59,273)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,908 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Kandiyohi County, MN  1.02% ($31,325 average AGI)
to Stearns County, MN  0.43% ($16,176)
to Pope County, MN  0.38% ($57,467)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clontarf:

  • KBMO (1290 AM; 1 kW; BENSON, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KMRS (1230 AM; 1 kW; MORRIS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clontarf:

  • KSCR-FM (93.5 FM; BENSON, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRVY-FM (97.3 FM; STARBUCK, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLFN (106.5 FM; SUNBURG, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKOK-FM (95.7 FM; MORRIS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KMGK (107.1 FM; GLENWOOD, MN; Owner: BRANSTOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clontarf:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K21AK (Channel 21; APPLETON, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA, INC.)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K52AH (Channel 52; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K54AK (Channel 54; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K56BZ (Channel 56; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K58EO (Channel 58; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K60AB (Channel 60; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)

Clontarf fatal accident list:

Oct 21, 1997 01:15 PM, 9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (5%)

Clontarf compared to Minnesota 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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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