Currie, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 224 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.4%
 
Males: 109  (49.0%)
Females: 115  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  49.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56123.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,492 (it was $22,857 in 2000)
Currie:

$34,492
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,627 (it was $15,767 in 2000)

Currie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,474 (it was $21,000 in 2000)
Currie:

$44,474
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $52,612; Detached houses: $52,863

Median gross rent in 2013: $550.

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  • Races in Currie, MN (2010)

    Currie races chart
    • 22998.3%White alone
    • 41.7%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Currie: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.8%), French (12.3%), Irish (7.7%), Norwegian (7.7%), English (7.3%), French Canadian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1490 feet

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 391 people per square mile   (very low).

Currie,MN real estate house value index trend

Currie, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Currie:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Currie city:

  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $888 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $654 (1.8%)

Currie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (64.8 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (133.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: The Lakes, MN (2.1 miles ), Dovray, MN (2.4 miles) , Slayton, MN (2.7 miles ), Avoca, MN (2.9 miles) , Hadley, MN (3.2 miles) , Garvin, MN (3.3 miles) , Westbrook, MN (3.4 miles ), Tracy, MN (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $87,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $145,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.07 N, Longitude: 95.67 W

Area code: 507

Currie household income distribution Currie home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -76 (-25.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (38%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (51%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Currie, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Currie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Currie city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 tornado 10.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Currie-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 112.1 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 186.1 miles away from Currie center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 115.1 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 185.6 miles away from the city 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 141.1 miles away from Currie center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 132.5 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 Murray County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Currie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Currie:

  • MURRAY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SLAYTON, MN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SLAYTON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SLAYTON, MN)
  • HOSPICE OF MURRAY COUNTY (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SLAYTON, MN)
  • SANFORD WESTBROOK MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; WESTBROOK, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Currie:

  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 28 miles; Marshall, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • South Dakota State University (about 59 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 63 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 66 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Ridgewater College (about 80 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • South Central College (about 81 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)

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Notable location: Currie Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Currie: Immaculate Heart of Mary Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Currie: End-O-Line Railroad Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: End-O-Line Railroad Park & Museum (440 Mill Street).

Murray 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 Currie and their reported violations in the past:

CURRIE (Population served: 223, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (NOV-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2013)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.4%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.0%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Currie compared to Minnesota state average:

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

Banks with branches in Currie (2011 data):

  • Currie State Bank: at 141 Mill Street, branch established on 1931/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $46.7 mil, Deposits: $36.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Currie Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Currie city (based on Murray County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,19016
Catholic2,3305
Evangelical Protestant1,1665
None2,039-
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
Murray County:

3.54 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

8.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Murray County:

27.3%
Minnesota:

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

10.1%
State:

13.0%
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$1,586
Streets and Highways 1$5,308$63,6960$0
Totals for Government 1$5,308$63,6961$1,586

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

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $219,000 ($977.68)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($223.21)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($214.29)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($169.64)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($89.29)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($80.36)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($58.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($49.11)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($44.64)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($22.32)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($13.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($98.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($120.54)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($58.04)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($40.18)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($4.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $101,000 ($450.89)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $36,000 ($160.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($44.64)
    All Other: $7,000 ($31.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($22.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($98.21)
    Special Assessments: $15,000 ($66.96)
    Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($62.50)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $192,000 ($857.14)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($142.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $64,000 ($285.71)
    All Other: $8,000 ($35.71)
  • Tax - Property: $35,000 ($156.25)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($4.46)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $479,000 ($2138.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $461,000 ($2058.04)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $18,000 ($80.36)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $398,000 ($1776.79)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $119,000 ($531.25)

4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,969 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
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 Nobles County, MN  1.01% ($30,743 average AGI)
from Lyon County, MN  0.46% ($25,813)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.38% ($26,154)


5.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Lyon County, MN  0.80% ($28,000 average AGI)
to Nobles County, MN  0.72% ($37,400)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.34% ($32,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Currie:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KWOA (730 AM; 1 kW; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Currie:

  • 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)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KARL (105.1 FM; TRACY, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K277AI (103.3 FM; RUSSELL, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNSG (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KARZ (107.5 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Currie:

  • 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)
  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • KRWF (Channel 43; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Currie fatal accident list:

Nov 7, 1985 06:00 PM, 30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,347Total average daily traffic
  • 1,350Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: KNKN290
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Currie (MWW), 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: KNKN422
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • James E McDonald, 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 143.3 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE, B2F02-A, Phone: (Sup) erv-isor
  • Jerri L Janjua, 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 143.3 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE, B2F02-A
  • 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 143.3 m
    Registrant: 5073452440, , 1870 MADISON AVE
  • 1 Mi W Of Co. Rd. 42, 3.9 Mi N Of Co. Rd. 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 143.3 m
    Registrant: 5073452440, , 1870 MADISON AVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Of Currie Water Tank (Lat: 44.062472 Lon: -95.667222), Call Sign: KNFE838
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.145 MHz, 154.295 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/12/2012, Expiration Date: 03/17/2022
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 335-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lake Shetek State Park Shop (Lat: 44.103583 Lon: -95.696667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WRY430
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/12/2012, Expiration Date: 08/05/2022, Certifier: Joseph G Dobesh Iii
    Registrant: Office Of Electronic Communications, Transportation Bldg Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Fax: (612) 297-5735
  • 2159 State Hwy 30 (Lat: 44.064167 Lon: -95.631111), Call Sign: WPZK977, Licensee ID: L00755776
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2004, Expiration Date: 02/03/2014, Certifier: Francis J Gervais
    Registrant: Francis J Gervais, 2159 State Hwy 30, Currie, MN 56123, Phone: (507) 763-3861

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Currie, Lat: 44.064583 Lon: -95.665611, Type: Silo, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: WQKH680
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2009, Expiration Date: 05/22/2019, Certifier: Greg F Radtke Mr.
    Registrant: Dickstein Shapiro LLP, 1825 Eye St., Nw, Washington, DC 20006-5403, Phone: (202) 420-3042, Fax: (202) 420-2201, Email:
  • CURRIE, 1 Mi W Of Cr 42 3.9 Mi N Of Cr 30 (Lat: 44.095556 Lon: -95.563889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WQQP729
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA6AXK, Licensee ID: L00149382
    Grant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 01/09/2020, Certifier: Janice K Brech
    Registrant: Janice K Brech, 32 N Forman Rd, Currie, MN 56123
  • Call Sign: WB0KGU, Licensee ID: L00149379
    Grant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 01/09/2020, Certifier: Dennis E Brech
    Registrant: Dennis E Brech, 32 N Forman Rd, Currie, MN 56123
  • Call Sign: KC0YLD, Licensee ID: L01187889
    Grant Date: 08/31/2006, Expiration Date: 08/31/2016, Certifier: Alex A Brech
    Registrant: Alex A Brech, 32 N Forman Rd, Currie, MN 56123

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1437C , Serial Number: 22-1192, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Paulson, 16 N Forman Rd, Currie, MN 56123
  • Aircraft: HILLER UH-12E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 72 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 92994 , Serial Number: 2151, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Paul R Ruppert, Rockin R Ranch Rr 1 Box 45, Currie, MN 56123

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Currie, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1480.0 years
Mary985.9 years
Joseph679.0 years
Elizabeth668.0 years
Marie583.2 years
James573.8 years
Henry581.4 years
George486.2 years
Rose476.8 years
Anna487.3 years
Most common last names in Currie, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ruppert1279.9 years
Deslauriers779.4 years
Peterson780.7 years
Pommier776.4 years
Byrne681.5 years
Peschges564.2 years
Phelan585.8 years
Cummiskey484.0 years
Witter489.2 years
Gleason475.0 years
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