Deer River, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 937 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 445  (47.5%)
Females: 492  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56636.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,045 (it was $21,900 in 2000)
Deer River:

$25,045
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,200 (it was $13,078 in 2000)

Deer River city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,478 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Deer River:

$67,478
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $587.

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  • Races in Deer River, MN (2010)

    Deer River races chart
    • 77883.7%White alone
    • 10611.4%American Indian alone
    • 424.5%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Deer River: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.1%), German (14.4%), Norwegian (9.8%), English (6.6%), Swedish (6.1%), Irish (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1291 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 883 people per square mile   (low).

Deer River,MN real estate house value index trend

Deer River, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Deer River:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Deer River city:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 15.5%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

22 residents are foreign born (1.1% Latin America, 0.7% Europe, 0.3% North America).

This city:

2.1%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $457 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $986 (1.3%)

Deer River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (87.8 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (165.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (484.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Zemple, MN (1.0 miles) , Ball Club, MN (2.6 miles ), Cohasset, MN (3.1 miles ), Grand Rapids, MN (3.8 miles ), La Prairie, MN (4.0 miles ), Coleraine, MN (4.2 miles ), Inger, MN (4.2 miles ), Bovey, MN (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $48,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $27,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $52,500
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.34 N, Longitude: 93.79 W

Area code: 218

Deer River household income distribution Deer River home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Deer River, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Deer River-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Deer River city center killed 12 people and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Deer River-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 92% 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 157.2 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 165.4 miles away from Deer River 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 181.0 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 346.2 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 171.5 miles away from Deer River 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 333.5 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 Itasca County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Deer River topographic map

Birthplace of: John Linder - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Deer River:

  • DEER RIVER HEALTHCARE CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 115 10TH AVENUE NORTHEAST)
  • DEER RIVER HOME CARE (1002 COMSTOCK DRIVE)
  • HOMESTEAD REHABILITATION AND LIVING CENTER (115 10TH AVENUE NORTHEAST)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deer River:

  • Bemidji State University (about 52 miles; Bemidji, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,316)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 72 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Lake Superior College (about 87 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 88 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 89 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 92 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 123 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)

Public high school in Deer River:

Public elementary/middle school in Deer River:

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Notable locations in Deer River: Deer River (A), Deer River District Ranger Office (B), Deer River Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Deer River include: Saint Mary's Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Evangelical Covenant Church (C), Saint Augustine Church (D), Deer River Bible Church (E), Bethany Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Deer River: Deer River Wayside Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Gosh Dam Place (38589 State Highway 46), Bahr's Motel (109 Division Street).

Itasca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 18.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 5.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.11
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • DEER RIVER (Population served: 903, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.6%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.4% for American Indian residents, 72.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
50 people in nursing homes in 2000

Deer River compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Deer River (2011 data):

  • Northview Bank: Deer River Branch at 216 4th Street Se, branch established on 1908/05/14. Info updated 2012/03/05: Bank assets: $230.5 mil, Deposits: $201.0 mil, headquarters in Sandstone, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Finlayson Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodland Bank: at 315 Main Ave., branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2007/05/29: Bank assets: $109.7 mil, Deposits: $100.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Remer Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Minnesota average:

10.7

Deer River travel time to work - commute Deer River mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Deer River city (based on Itasca County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,48513
Evangelical Protestant6,48249
Mainline Protestant6,37430
Other3404
Orthodox301
None23,347-
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: 11
Itasca County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Itasca County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Itasca County:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Itasca County:

27.4%
Minnesota:

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

12.8%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$8,227$49,3621$2,064
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$5,082
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,184$48,7362$6,331
Firefighters 0$0 25$4,350
Streets and Highways 2$9,540$57,2400$0
Totals for Government 7$29,951$51,34535$17,827

Deer River government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $233,000 ($248.67)
    Financial Administration: $149,000 ($159.02)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($122.73)
    Housing & Community Development: $114,000 ($121.66)
    Water Utilities: $91,000 ($97.12)
    Fire Protection: $89,000 ($94.98)
    Regular Highways: $81,000 ($86.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $40,000 ($42.69)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($42.69)
    Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($39.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($27.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000 ($97.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $128,000 ($136.61)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($80.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $208,000 ($221.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($16.01)

Deer River government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $170,000 ($181.43)
    Sewerage: $159,000 ($169.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $221,000 ($235.86)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $125,000 ($133.40)
    Special Assessments: $23,000 ($24.55)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($17.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $75,000 ($80.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $270,000 ($288.15)
    All Other: $58,000 ($61.90)
  • Tax - Property: $230,000 ($245.46)
    NEC: $45,000 ($48.03)

Deer River government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $215,000 ($229.46)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,049,000 ($2186.77)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $212,000 ($226.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $101,000 ($107.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,818,000 ($1940.23)
    Water Utilities: $212,000 ($226.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $215,000 ($229.46)
    Other, NEC: $130,000 ($138.74)

4.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.14%
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 St. Louis County, MN  0.75% ($36,547 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.28% ($48,809)
from Anoka County, MN  0.13% ($43,000)


4.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,864 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
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 St. Louis County, MN  0.82% ($27,643 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.31% ($26,943)
to Beltrami County, MN  0.22% ($22,514)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deer River:

  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • KOZY (1320 AM; 5 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: ITASCA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • 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)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • KKBJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deer River:

  • KMFY (96.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: ITASCA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBAJ (105.5 FM; DEER RIVER, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KAXE (91.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: NORTHERN COMMUNITY RADIO)
  • K236AD (95.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HEARTLAND CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K281AB (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K297AD (107.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KGPZ (96.1 FM; COLERAINE, MN; Owner: LATTO NORTHLAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRB-FM (88.5 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNBJ (91.3 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBLB (93.3 FM; NISSWA, MN; Owner: BL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Deer River:

  • K61BH (Channel 61; DEER RIVER, MN; Owner: KBJR LICENSE, INC.)
  • K59BQ (Channel 59; DEER RIVER, MN; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF DULUTH, LLC)
  • K29EB (Channel 29; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KAWE (Channel 9; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: NORTHERN MINNESOTA PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCCW-TV (Channel 12; WALKER, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)

Deer River fatal accident list:

Mar 29, 1994 07:55 AM, 2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 22, 1975 05:30 PM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Deer River)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 101 1st Ave Ne (Lat: 47.340222 Lon: -93.789389), Call Sign: WYR706, Licensee ID: L00071671
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/2004, Expiration Date: 01/31/2014
    Registrant: Independent School District 317, 101 1st Ave Ne, Deer River, MN 56636, Phone: (218) 245-2420
  • Hwy 2 West 3 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 47.333556 Lon: -93.850222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 97 m, Call Sign: KLQ572
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/14/2011, Expiration Date: 02/08/2021, Certifier: John J Wallbillich
    Registrant: Great Lakes Gas Transmission, 5250 Corporate Drive, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-7464, Fax: (248) 205-4464, Email:
  • At Lakehead Pumping Sta. On Us-2 1 Mi. Se Deer River (Lat: 47.325278 Lon: -93.762778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: KAJ950
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/23/2011, Expiration Date: 06/18/2021, Certifier: Mstk Jerabek
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • DEER RIVER, 33184 Co Rd 144 (Lat: 47.359750 Lon: -93.754944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQJK745
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.557 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/15/2008, Expiration Date: 10/15/2018, Certifier: Pat Medure
    Registrant: Geocomm, Inc, 13517 Larkin Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305, Phone: (952) 541-0747, Fax: (952) 541-0748, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Us Hwy 2 East (Lat: 47.323833 Lon: -93.761861), Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WNTY854
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.093 MHz, 928.093 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/27/1995, Expiration Date: 06/27/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/01/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (715) 394-1538
  • State Forest Rd 3 Mi Ne (Lat: 47.359389 Lon: -93.754917), Structure height: 43.6 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WPNN294
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/28/2008, Expiration Date: 05/26/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2012
    Registrant: Phone: (612) 296-7418
  • Bemidji Area, Lat: 47.325028 Lon: -93.763333, Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQIK982
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/07/2008, Expiration Date: 03/07/2018, Certifier: Chris Kaitson
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4282, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Deer River, 33184 Co Rd 144 (Lat: 47.359750 Lon: -93.754944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQIQ393
    Assigned Frequencies: 6715.62 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/14/2008, Expiration Date: 04/14/2018, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh
    Registrant: Minnesota Department Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • DEER RIVER, 33184 Co Rd 144 (Lat: 47.359750 Lon: -93.754944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQIV935
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: David C Savolainen
    Registrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd., Ms730, St. Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7972, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • DEER RIVER, 1 Mi N (Lat: 47.360278 Lon: -93.752778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQPQ362
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/18/2012, Expiration Date: 07/18/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • DEER RIVER, 494 County Rd 139 (Lat: 47.321194 Lon: -93.793444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQQW204
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: John Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Deer River)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Deer River)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Deer River

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Most common first names in Deer River, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3078.1 years
James2874.9 years
Charles2778.9 years
William2572.9 years
George2277.5 years
Mary2282.1 years
Robert2178.2 years
Joseph1676.7 years
Carl1679.6 years
Richard1668.2 years
Most common last names in Deer River, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2173.3 years
Olson2071.8 years
Isaacs1375.7 years
Anderson1280.0 years
Smith1273.0 years
Erickson1169.6 years
Peterson1175.5 years
Nelson1080.1 years
Danielson1076.9 years
Maki980.6 years

Businesses in Deer River, MN

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