Foxhome, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 116 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.9%
 
Males: 65  (56.5%)
Females: 51  (43.5%)
Median resident age:  47.3 years
Minnesota median age:  42.9 years

Zip code: 56543

Estimated median household income in 2012: $54,173 (it was $29,688 in 2000)
Foxhome:

$54,173
MN:

$58,906
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,958 (it was $13,654 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $53,529 (it was $22,800 in 2000)
Foxhome:

$53,529
MN:

$178,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $58,681; Detached houses: $57,500; Mobile homes: $61,364

Median gross rent in 2012: $860.

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  • White alone - 113 (97.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Foxhome: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (41.7%), Norwegian (25.8%), French (11.4%), English (4.5%), Swedish (3.8%), Irish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1029 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 305 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Foxhome:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Foxhome city:

  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 3.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $560 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $313 (0.5%)

Foxhome satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (47.5 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (172.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (526.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Doran, MN (3.2 miles) , Elizabeth, MN (3.3 miles) , Fergus Falls, MN (3.4 miles ), Breckenridge, MN (3.6 miles ), Campbell, MN (3.6 miles ), Rothsay, MN (3.7 miles ), Wahpeton, ND (3.8 miles ), Nashua, MN (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 46.28 N, Longitude: 96.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

Foxhome household income distribution Foxhome home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.8%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (17%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (10%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (19%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (16%)
  • Customer service representatives (10%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Art and design workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)

Average climate in Foxhome, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Foxhome-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.2 miles away from the Foxhome city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/2/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 19 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Foxhome-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 83% 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 44.0 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 41.7 miles away from Foxhome center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 207.7 miles away from the city 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 43.0 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 705.4 miles away from Foxhome center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.6 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 Wilkin County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Foxhome topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Foxhome:

  • NEW DIMENSIONS HOME HLTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)
  • ESSENTIA HEALTH ST MARYS Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; DETROIT LAKES, MN)
  • LAKELAND HOSPICE AND HOME CARE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - FERGUS FALLS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)
  • CARE 2000 HOME HEALTHCARE SERV (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)
  • LAKE REGION HEALTHCARE CORPORATION Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)
  • BROEN MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FERGUS FALLS, MN)

Airports located in Foxhome:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Foxhome:

  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 11 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,863)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 15 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 46 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 47 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 49 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 54 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Ridgewater College (about 99 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

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Notable locations in Foxhome: Foxhome (A), Foxhome Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Wilkin 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 2012: 20.4%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.9% of all households

Foxhome compared to Minnesota 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Foxhome city (based on Wilkin County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.57%
Here: 72.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents41.7%29.7%12.0%7.8%8.9%
Congregations27.8%11.1%16.7%11.1%33.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Wilkin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wilkin County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

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

3.0%
State:

13.0%
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 8$8,223
Totals for Government 0$0 8$8,223

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $9,000 ($77.59)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($77.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($51.72)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($51.72)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($51.72)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($17.24)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($17.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($8.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,000 ($163.79)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($8.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($60.34)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($8.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $18,000 ($155.17)
  • Tax - Property: $10,000 ($86.21)
    NEC: $1,000 ($8.62)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Richland County, ND  1.57% ($42,452 average AGI)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.67% ($26,222)
from Cass County, ND  0.41% ($31,091)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 Richland County, ND  1.49% ($35,400 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.82% ($51,500)
to Cass County, ND  0.82% ($31,682)

Strongest AM radio stations in Foxhome:

  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KBMW (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Foxhome:

  • KZCR (103.3 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOT (104.1 FM; PELICAN RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WASHINGTON RADIO, INC,)
  • KLTA (105.1 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KEGK (106.9 FM; WAHPETON, ND; Owner: GUDERIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAB-FM (92.7 FM; KINDRED, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOX-FM (99.9 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRVI (95.1 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCM-FM (91.1 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Foxhome:

  • K49FA (Channel 49; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA ED. TV CORP.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Foxhome)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 210 2.5 Mi W To Hwy 69 6 Mi S (Lat: 46.242472 Lon: -96.379500), Call Sign: KNAF792
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/15/2005, Expiration Date: 07/23/2015
    Registrant: Brandon Communications, 115 East Front Steet, Brandon, MN 56315, Phone: (320) 524-2283
  • 3547 320th Avenue (Lat: 46.260917 Lon: -96.308194), Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQNU558
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/31/2011, Expiration Date: 05/31/2021, Certifier: Peter P Aasness
    Registrant: Brandon Communications, 800 Central Avenue North, Brandon, MN 56315, Phone: (320) 524-2283, Fax: (320) 524-2409, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Foxhome North, Lat: 46.273472 Lon: -96.309194, Type: Nngtans, Structure height: 42 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: WQII527
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Jeffrey J Olson
    Registrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Email:
  • Kent, On Wilkin Co Hwy 18 4.5 Miles East Of State Hwy 59 (Lat: 46.368389 Lon: -96.443833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQMQ329
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3071G , Serial Number: 98, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Michael G Albertson, 3097 390th St, Foxhome, MN 56543

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