For population 25 years and over in Deer Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Deer Creek city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $484 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (78.1 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (139.9 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (492.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bluffton, MN (2.6 miles ), Henning, MN (2.8 miles ), New York Mills, MN (3.0 miles ), Wadena, MN (3.1 miles ), Ottertail, MN (3.4 miles ), Hewitt, MN (3.5 miles ), Vining, MN (3.7 miles) , Verndale, MN (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.39 N, Longitude: 95.32 W
Area code: 218
Population change in the 1990s: +25 (+8.3%).
Work and jobs in Deer Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Deer Creek, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Deer Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Deer Creek city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.
On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 54.4 miles away from the city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Deer Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 96% 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 60.8 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 68.1 miles away from Deer Creek 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 85.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Otter Tail County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 4, Blizzard: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high schools in Deer Creek:
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Public elementary/middle school in Deer Creek:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Deer Creek and their reported violations in the past:DEER CREEK (Address: Deer Creek City Hall , Population served: 332, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OLD HOMESTEAD CAFE (Address: 24720 - 580th Avenue , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.8%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Deer Creek compared to Minnesota state average:
Banks with branches in Deer Creek (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Deer Creek city (based on Otter Tail County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
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Deer Creek government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Deer Creek government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,241 average adjusted gross income)
1.77% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,936 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,415 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Deer Creek)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: