Edgerton, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 1,117 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.1%
Males: 537  (48.1%)
Females: 580  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

47.5 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56128.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,700 (it was $30,104 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$43,700
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,185 (it was $15,517 in 2000)

Edgerton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $113,802 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$113,802
MN:

$224,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $758.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edgerton: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.7%
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  • Races in Edgerton, MN (2010)
    • 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

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Ancestries: Dutch (67.0%), German (13.3%), American (3.0%), Irish (3.0%), English (2.0%), Swedish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1573 feet

Land area: 1.16 square miles.

Population density: 963 people per square mile   (low).

Edgerton, Minnesota map

43 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.4% Africa).

This city:

3.5%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $933 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,119 (0.9%)

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)

Latitude: 43.88 N, Longitude: 96.13 W

Area code: 507

Distribution of median household income in Edgerton, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Edgerton, MN in 2017
Edgerton satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $277,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Edgerton, MN residents
Average permit cost in Edgerton, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Most common industries in Edgerton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Food (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.1%)
  • Educational services (19.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Edgerton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)

Average climate in Edgerton, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Edgerton, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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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 Edgerton 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 the city 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)

Points of interest:

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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

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)
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Edgerton:

Marital status in Edgerton, MN
  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 13.8%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

For population 25 years and over in Edgerton:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 0.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Edgerton
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edgerton, MN (based on Pipestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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.
Minnesota:

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

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Pipestone County:

27.1%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

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
Water Supply 2$6,724$40,3440$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,962$35,5440$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,544$42,5281$1,012
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$13,230$39,6901$1,012

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $72,000 ($64.46)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $177,000 ($158.46)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($129.81)
    General - Other: $107,000 ($95.79)
    Financial Administration: $76,000 ($68.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($66.25)
    Sewerage: $69,000 ($61.77)
    Health - Other: $56,000 ($50.13)
    Police Protection: $51,000 ($45.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $40,000 ($35.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000 ($29.54)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($22.38)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($12.53)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $224,000 ($200.54)
    Benefit Payments: $73,000 ($65.35)
    Corporate Bonds: $17,000 ($15.22)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $9,000 ($8.06)
    Withdrawals: $8,000 ($7.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($16.11)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($4.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($2.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $194,000 ($173.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($8.95)

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

  • Charges - Other: $106,000 ($94.90)
    Sewerage: $77,000 ($68.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($40.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($31.33)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $55,000 ($49.24)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($22.38)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,000 ($0.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($8.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $35,000 ($31.33)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($9.85)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($3.58)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($149.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $331,000 ($296.33)
    Other: $16,000 ($14.32)
  • Tax - Property: $258,000 ($230.98)
    Public Utilities Sales: $8,000 ($7.16)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.79)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000 ($268.58)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $282,000 ($252.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($16.11)

Edgerton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $16,000 ($14.32)

4.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

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

5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.64% ($37,250 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, MN  0.56% ($29,286)

Businesses in Edgerton, MN

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

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:

Apr 3, 2017 06:26 AM, Cr-1 Mill St, Lat: 43.870403, Lon: -96.134492, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1984 03:30 PM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 54.4mTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 10,325Total average daily traffic
  • 63Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,801Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Edgerton, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Edgerton, MN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Edgerton Public School 423 1st Ave W (Lat: 43.879139 Lon: -96.133639), Call Sign: KBM451, Licensee ID: L00386359,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/23/2021, Registrant: Independent School District 581, 423 1st Ave West, Edgerton, MN 56128, Phone: (507) 442-7881, Fax: (507) 442-8541, Email:
  • Lat: 43.877278 Lon: -96.144444, Call Sign: WQJS238,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.475 MHz, Grant Date: 11/23/2018, Expiration Date: 12/09/2028, Certifier: Shelley Fey, Registrant: Busine, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • FARM, 1511 31st Street (Lat: 43.891611 Lon: -96.162306), Call Sign: WQWR978,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.950 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: Kevin Zylstra, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2015, Expiration Date: 11/10/2025, Certifier: Kyle Kracht, Registrant: Vantek Communications, 221 S Jessica Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 996-1200, Fax: (605) 996-6206, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/1994, Expiration Date: 03/21/1999, Cancellation Date: 02/04/1998, 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, 10995.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 03/08/2017, Expiration Date: 01/03/2027, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2019, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: 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:

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  • 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-28-236 (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, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Chris J Veldhuizen, 1557 81st St, Edgerton, MN 56128
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 03/27/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Lloyd L Veld, 552 5th Ave, Edgerton, MN 56128
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/08/2018

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 19 took place in 2011, and the least - 2 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Edgerton, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.4%), and Structure Fires (37.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Edgerton, MN
    • 5042.4%Outside Fires
    • 4437.3%Structure Fires
    • 1512.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 97.6%Other
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edgerton, MN
  • 56.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.7%Electricity
  • 3.6%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edgerton, MN
  • 39.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 38.5%Electricity
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.6%Utility gas


Edgerton compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age 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"
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