Edgerton, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 1,143 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.6%
Males: 554  (48.5%)
Females: 589  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  45.5 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56128.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $49,687 (it was $30,104 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$49,687
MN:

$63,488

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $24,358 (it was $15,517 in 2000)

Edgerton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $110,634 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$110,634
MN:

$200,000

Median gross rent in 2015: $780.

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  • Races in Edgerton, MN (2010)

    Edgerton races chart
    • 1,12094.2%White alone
    • 433.6%Hispanic
    • 141.2%Two or more races
    • 100.8%Asian alone
    • 10.08%Black alone
    • 10.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edgerton: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Dutch (69.3%), German (11.1%), American (2.3%), English (1.8%), Irish (1.8%), Swedish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1573 feet

Land area: 1.16 square miles.

Population density: 985 people per square mile   (low).

Edgerton,MN real estate house value index trend

Edgerton, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Edgerton:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 0.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edgerton city:

  • Never married: 10.9%
  • Now married: 69.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

26 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.6% Latin America, 0.2% Africa).

This city:

2.1%
Minnesota:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $963 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $853 (0.9%)

Edgerton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (38.1 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (160.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (450.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Trosky, MN (2.5 miles) , Leota, MN (2.5 miles ), Hatfield, MN (2.5 miles) , Hardwick, MN (2.8 miles ), Kenneth, MN (3.0 miles) , Woodstock, MN (3.1 miles) , Chandler, MN (3.2 miles ), Ihlen, MN (3.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $155,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $186,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.88 N, Longitude: 96.13 W

Area code: 507

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

2.3%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -87 (-7.8%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Edgerton, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edgerton-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Edgerton city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 tornado 27.9 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edgerton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 75% 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 124.1 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 164.6 miles away from Edgerton 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 158.7 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 124.7 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 116.9 miles away from Edgerton center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 720.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pipestone County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Edgerton:

  • EDGEBROOK CARE CENTER (505 TROSKY ROAD WEST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Edgerton:

  • PIPESTONE DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE CO HOME HLTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER ASHTON CC Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • HIAWATHA MANOR (Hospital, about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - PIPESTONE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • SANFORD LUVERNE MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; LUVERNE, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgerton:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 39 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 45 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • South Dakota State University (about 45 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 71 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 73 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • University of South Dakota (about 86 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 97 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)

Public high school in Edgerton:

Private high school in Edgerton:

Public elementary/middle school in Edgerton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Edgerton:

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Library in Edgerton:

  • EDGERTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $56,034; Location: 811 1ST AV W; 17,954 books; 15,187 e-books; 1,289 audio materials; 2,639 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Edgerton: Edgerton Volunteer Fire Department (A), Runals Memorial Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Edgerton include: Bethel Christian Reformed Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), First Christian Reformed Church (C), First Reformed Church (D), Protestant Reformed Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pipestone 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 2015: 5.3%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
57 people in nursing homes in 2000

Edgerton, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Edgerton (2011 data):

  • First State Bank Southwest: Edgerton Branch at 760 Main Street, branch established on 1908/03/10. Info updated 2011/10/26: Bank assets: $206.1 mil, Deposits: $171.5 mil, headquarters in Pipestone, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bank Southwest 2010 Amended And Restated Ksop Plan And Trust

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Minnesota average:

10.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edgerton city (based on Pipestone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,28311
Evangelical Protestant3,21016
Catholic1,9492
Other1831
None971-
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: 6
Pipestone County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Pipestone County:

27.1%
Minnesota:

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

15.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Edgerton:

52.1%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edgerton:

46.9%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgerton:

13.1%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edgerton:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Edgerton:

36.5%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

53.8%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgerton, 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 1$3,544$42,5281$1,012
Solid Waste Management 1$2,962$35,5440$0
Water Supply 2$6,724$40,3440$0
Totals for Government 4$13,230$39,6901$1,012

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $73,000 ($63.87)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $116,000 ($101.49)
    Water Utilities: $97,000 ($84.86)
    General - Other: $82,000 ($71.74)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($43.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000 ($40.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $40,000 ($35.00)
    Health Services - Other: $40,000 ($35.00)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($32.37)
    Financial Administration: $37,000 ($32.37)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($24.50)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($12.25)
    Libraries: $14,000 ($12.25)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($3.50)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $213,000 ($186.35)
    Withdrawals: $11,000 ($9.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($20.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $289,000 ($252.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($9.62)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($4.37)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.87)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $284,000 ($248.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($7.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $233,000 ($203.85)
    All Other: $80,000 ($69.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($29.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($19.25)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $11,000 ($9.62)
    From Other Government: $9,000 ($7.87)
    From Local Government: $4,000 ($3.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $250,000 ($218.72)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($1.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($28.87)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($5.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($2.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($80.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $247,000 ($216.10)
    All Other: $14,000 ($12.25)
  • Tax - Property: $208,000 ($181.98)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($2.62)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.87)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $180,000 ($157.48)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $328,000 ($286.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $305,000 ($266.84)
    Water Utilities: $170,000 ($148.73)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $23,000 ($20.12)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($8.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,683,000 ($1472.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($131.23)

5.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,230 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.61% ($24,957 average AGI)
from Rock County, MN  0.42% ($22,250)
from Lincoln County, MN  0.34% ($24,846)


6.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.27%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.87% ($32,364 average AGI)
to Rock County, MN  0.58% ($22,455)
to Lincoln County, MN  0.45% ($25,176)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgerton:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KQAD (800 AM; 1 kW; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • KWOA (730 AM; 1 kW; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgerton:

  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Edgerton:

  • 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)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Edgerton fatal accident list:

Jan 13, 1984 03:30 PM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 2,740Total average daily traffic
  • 3,522Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Edgerton)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Edgerton Public School 423 1st Ave W (Lat: 43.879139 Lon: -96.133639), Call Sign: KBM451, Licensee ID: L00386359
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/23/2021Registrant: Independent School District 581, 423 1st Ave West, Edgerton, MN 56128, Phone: (507) 442-7881, Fax: (507) 442-8541, Email:
  • Ct 1 E 3 1/2 Mi & 1 1/4 Mi S (Lat: 43.846083 Lon: -96.046694), Call Sign: KNGC963
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.725 MHzGrant Date: 06/13/2013, Expiration Date: 04/04/2023Registrant: M & H Communications, 604 7th Street Sw, Pipestone, MN 56164, Phone: (507) 825-5321, Fax: (507) 825-2641, Email:
  • Lat: 43.877278 Lon: -96.144444, Call Sign: WQJS238, Licensee ID: L00083278
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.475 MHzGrant Date: 12/09/2008, Expiration Date: 12/09/2018, Certifier: Shelley FeyRegistrant: City Of Edgerton, 801 1st Ave. W, Edgerton, MN 56128, Phone: (507) 442-7891, Fax: (507) 442-3537
  • FARM, 1511 31st Street (Lat: 43.891611 Lon: -96.162306), Call Sign: WQWR978
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.950 MHzGrant Date: 11/03/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: Kevin ZylstraRegistrant: M & H Communications, 604 7th Street Sw, Pipestone, MN 56164, Phone: (507) 825-5321, Email:
  • 125 150th Ave (Lat: 43.865667 Lon: -96.171361), Call Sign: WQWS980
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.930 MHzGrant Date: 11/10/2015, Expiration Date: 11/10/2025, Certifier: Kyle KrachtRegistrant: Vantek Communications, 221 S Jessica Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 996-1200, Fax: (605) 996-6206, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 423 First Ave W Hwy 268 (Lat: 43.877444 Lon: -96.130833), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WNEL845
    Assigned Frequencies: 6550.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/1994, Expiration Date: 03/21/1999, Cancellation Date: 02/04/1998Registrant: Phone: (507) 283-2413
  • Edgerton HS, 423 1st Ave West (Lat: 43.876889 Lon: -96.130972), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.5 m, Call Sign: WQGF430
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2007, Expiration Date: 01/03/2017, Certifier: Jeffrey J YouleRegistrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD0OEZ, Licensee ID: L01630663, Grant Date: 04/11/2011, Expiration Date: 04/11/2021, Certifier: Darwin H Schuld, Registrant: Darwin H Schuld, 301 W Howard St, Edgerton, MN 56128-0163

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7393W , Serial Number: 28-1280, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Lloyd L Veld, 552 5th Ave, Edgerton, MN 56128
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8247V , Serial Number: 28-8011136, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 07/30/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Chris J Veldhuizen, 1557 81st St, Edgerton, MN 56128

Drinking water stations with addresses in Edgerton and their reported violations in the past:

EDGERTON (Population served: 1,189, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-09-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2007), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-09-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2005)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Edgerton, MN
Most common first names in Edgerton, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4278.1 years
Henry2682.8 years
Peter2283.8 years
Jennie1985.3 years
Gerrit1879.2 years
William1680.6 years
James1184.6 years
Anna1186.6 years
Cornelia1083.6 years
Henrietta1080.5 years
Most common last names in Edgerton, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schelhaas1580.5 years
Beckering1480.5 years
Walhof1385.2 years
Kreun1282.3 years
Spronk1178.2 years
Zwart1084.2 years
Kooiman1078.0 years
Baker1083.9 years
Tinklenberg1079.6 years
Degroot1083.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Edgerton, MN

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • La-Z-Boy: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1

Edgerton 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Edgerton on our top lists:

  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Malaysia (population 500+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Netherlands (population 500+)"
  • #11 (56128) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Dutch first ancestries"
  • #33 (56128) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 1,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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