Delhi, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 64 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 32  (51.2%)
Females: 32  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

60.0 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip code: 56283

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,271 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Delhi:

$46,271
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,319 (it was $9,829 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $52,159 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Delhi:

$52,159
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $142,642; detached houses: $142,352
March 2019 cost of living index in Delhi: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.0%
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  • Races in Delhi, MN (2010)
    • 6998.6%White alone
    • 11.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
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Ancestries: English (33.3%), German (19.0%), Norwegian (14.3%), American (9.5%), European (9.5%), French Canadian (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1030 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 83 people per square mile   (very low).

Delhi, Minnesota map

2 residents are foreign born (4.9% North America).

This city:

4.9%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $370 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $282 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (83.6 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (98.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (424.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Belview, MN (2.4 miles ),
Redwood Falls, MN (2.5 miles ),
Echo, MN (3.2 miles ),
Seaforth, MN (3.2 miles),
Morton, MN (3.4 miles ),
Vesta, MN (3.4 miles ),
Renville, MN (3.6 miles ),
Wabasso, MN (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 44.60 N, Longitude: 95.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 507

Distribution of median household income in Delhi, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Delhi, MN in 2017

Delhi satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $149,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.3%
Minnesota:

4.1%

Average climate in Delhi, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Delhi-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Delhi city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Delhi-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 84.4 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 91.2 miles away from Delhi center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 209.0 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 223.5 miles away from Delhi 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 115.1 miles away from Delhi 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 170.9 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 Redwood County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Delhi topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Delhi:

  • REDWOOD FALLS SOCS (Hospital, about 6 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • REDWOOD CO PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • WESTWOOD HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • EASTWOOD HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • REDWOOD FALLS DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • REDWOOD AREA HOSP HOSPICE SER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)
  • REDWOOD AREA HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; REDWOOD FALLS, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Delhi:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 23 miles; Granite Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 29 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Ridgewater College (about 38 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 65 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • South Central College (about 65 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 68 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 80 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Delhi: Delhi (A), Delhi Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Delhi: Delhi Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Oscar Lagerstrom - Sound engineer.

Redwood County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.3%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

12.9%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Delhi:

Marital status in Delhi, MN
  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 30.4%

For population 25 years and over in Delhi:

  • High school or higher: 65.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Minnesota average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Delhi, MN (based on Redwood County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,00720
Catholic4,4329
Evangelical Protestant3,40720
Other21
None3,211-
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: 5
Here:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

7.09 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Redwood County:

27.2%
State:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Redwood County:

11.6%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.3%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Delhi:

28.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.7%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

21.3%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Delhi:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Delhi:

46.2%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Delhi:

49.3%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Delhi:

82.3%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Delhi, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 11$1,379
Health 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 11$1,379

Delhi government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $41,000 ($640.63)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($125.00)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($78.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($62.50)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000 ($46.88)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($31.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($46.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,000 ($78.13)

Delhi government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $12,000 ($187.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($15.63)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($31.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($265.63)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($46.88)
    Other: $1,000 ($15.63)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($125.00)

Delhi government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $74,000 ($1156.25)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $71,000 ($1109.38)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000 ($46.88)

6.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,140 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lyon County, MN  0.64% ($38,976 average AGI)
to Renville County, MN  0.49% ($36,806)
to Brown County, MN  0.42% ($50,074)

Strongest AM radio stations in Delhi:

  • KLGR (1490 AM; 1 kW; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, 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.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KMHL (1400 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: K M H L BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Delhi:

  • K292FC (106.3 FM; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • KLGR-FM (97.7 FM; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNSG (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOLV (100.1 FM; OLIVIA, MN; Owner: BOLD RADIO, INC.)
  • KNUJ-FM (107.3 FM; SLEEPY EYE, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDJS-FM (95.3 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Delhi:

  • KRWF (Channel 43; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K17BV (Channel 17; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT CORP.)
  • K39CH (Channel 39; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K54GH (Channel 54; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT CORPORATION)
  • K46FY (Channel 46; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT CORPORATION)
  • K52GU (Channel 52; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT CORPORATION)
  • K19CV (Channel 19; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K48GQ (Channel 48; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: REDWOOD TV IMPROVEMENT CORPORATION)
  • K23FP (Channel 23; OLIVIA, MN; Owner: RENVILLE COUNTY TV CORPORATION)
  • K45FR (Channel 45; OLIVIA, MN; Owner: RENVILLE COUNTY TV CORPORATION)
  • K18DI (Channel 18; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K24CS (Channel 24; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K26DG (Channel 26; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K32DR (Channel 32; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K47EA (Channel 47; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K63AU (Channel 63; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K65BA (Channel 65; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K67AN (Channel 67; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K69DP (Channel 69; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K61AU (Channel 61; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K16CP (Channel 16; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K22DO (Channel 22; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K35DK (Channel 35; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K45DJ (Channel 45; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.7mTotal length
  • $1,340,999,000Total costs
  • 6,848Total average daily traffic
  • 888Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,864Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Delhi, MN
  • 77.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 22.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Delhi, MN
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Delhi compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below 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 above 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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