Garfield, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 350 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +24.6%
Males: 168  (48.0%)
Females: 182  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

41.4 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56332.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,603 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Garfield:

$62,603
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,678 (it was $12,847 in 2000)

Garfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $172,877 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Garfield:

$172,877
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $146,128; detached houses: $150,762; mobile homes: $59,046

Median gross rent in 2019: $762.

March 2019 cost of living index in Garfield: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.0%
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  • Races in Garfield, MN (2019)
    • 38996.3%White alone
    • 51.2%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Black alone
    • 20.5%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: Norwegian (35.0%), German (30.6%), Dutch (14.2%), Italian (3.3%), American (2.7%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1430 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 454 people per square mile   (low).

Garfield, Minnesota map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,765 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,685 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (69.0 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (127.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (481.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Brandon, MN (2.3 miles ),
Alexandria, MN (2.7 miles ),
Millerville, MN (3.1 miles),
Carlos, MN (3.1 miles ),
Evansville, MN (3.2 miles ),
Nelson, MN (3.4 miles),
Miltona, MN (3.5 miles ),
Forada, MN (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 45.94 N, Longitude: 95.49 W

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Garfield, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Garfield, MN in 2019

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Garfield, MN residents
Average permit cost in Garfield, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Garfield, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.1%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Machinery (7.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (12.9%)
  • Machinery (12.9%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (13.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
Most common occupations in Garfield, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.9%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (11.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.5%)

Average climate in Garfield, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Garfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Garfield city center injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/2001, a category F3 tornado 17.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Garfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 32% 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 32.4 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 42.8 miles away from Garfield center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 225.5 miles away from Garfield 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 66.9 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 743.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 276.5 miles away from Garfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Garfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Garfield:

  • BETHANY HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY PUB HEALTH NSG SVCRS (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • KNUTE NELSON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • KNUTE NELSON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • CENTRACARE KIDNEY PROG AT DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSP (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)
  • ROSEWOOD (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, MN)

Airports located in Garfield:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garfield:

  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 8 miles; Alexandria, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,324)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 38 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 59 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Ridgewater College (about 60 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 63 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 68 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 68 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)

Public elementary/middle school in Garfield:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Nearest College to Garfield, MN Alexandria Technical College - Alexandria, MN

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Garfield include: Saint John's Lutheran Church (A), Saint Luke's Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Johns Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Douglas 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 Garfield that have no violations reported:

  • GARFIELD (Population served: 308, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.2%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

13.4%
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: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Garfield:

Marital status in Garfield, MN
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 58.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Garfield:

  • High school or higher: 97.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Garfield, MN (based on Douglas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,24321
Evangelical Protestant7,11435
Catholic6,6366
Other3142
None10,702-
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: 7
This county:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

8.33 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
This county:

11.67 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

7.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.0%
State:

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

9.0%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

42.3%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Garfield:

44.3%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Garfield:

27.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Garfield:

16.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Garfield:

8.3%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Garfield:

6.4
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.9%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

54.2%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Garfield, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$5,943$71,3160$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$762
Sewerage 0$0 1$762
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$351
Totals for Government 1$5,943$71,3163$1,874

Garfield government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $90,000 ($257.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000 ($240.00)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($214.29)
    Water Utilities: $70,000 ($200.00)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($154.29)
    Financial Administration: $32,000 ($91.43)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($28.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($14.29)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($14.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($88.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($37.14)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($5.71)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($25.71)

Garfield government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $77,000 ($220.00)
    Other: $72,000 ($205.71)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($57.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $35,000 ($100.00)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($2.86)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $61,000 ($174.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $48,000 ($137.14)
    Other: $24,000 ($68.57)
  • Tax - Property: $154,000 ($440.00)
    Other License: $8,000 ($22.86)

Garfield government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,527,000 ($4362.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,444,000 ($4125.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $83,000 ($237.14)

6.34% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,967 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hennepin County, MN  0.53% ($87,893 average AGI)
from Pope County, MN  0.53% ($46,452)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.48% ($37,145)


5.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
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 Pope County, MN  0.49% ($41,234 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.44% ($40,203)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.43% ($56,206)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garfield:

  • KXRA (1490 AM; 1 kW; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEXANDRIA, INC.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • 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)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garfield:

  • KXRA-FM (92.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEX, INC.)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXRZ (99.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: PARADIS BROADCASTING OF ALEXANDRIA, INC.)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KBHL (103.9 FM; OSAKIS, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVY-FM (97.3 FM; STARBUCK, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGK (107.1 FM; GLENWOOD, MN; Owner: BRANSTOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Garfield:

  • K36AA (Channel 36; ALEXANDRIA, ETC., MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K16CO (Channel 16; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K18DG (Channel 18; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K26CL (Channel 26; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K32EB (Channel 32; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K48DV (Channel 48; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K50DB (Channel 50; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K52DZ (Channel 52; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K55ID (Channel 55; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K58DS (Channel 58; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K60EJ (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K65HD (Channel 65; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K67HI (Channel 67; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K30AF (Channel 30; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K34AF (Channel 34; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K38AC (Channel 38; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K62AU (Channel 62; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: SELECTIVE TV, INC.)
  • K21AK (Channel 21; APPLETON, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA, INC.)
  • K45AR (Channel 45; EAGLE BEND, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 790)

Garfield fatal accident list:

Jul 8, 2010 05:45 PM, Cr 22 0421000022, Pleasant Grove, Lat: 45.940742, Lon: -95.478411, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 2009 04:22 PM, 40 0421000040, Cr 56, Lat: 45.933389, Lon: -95.494131, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.8mTotal length
  • 33,210Total average daily traffic
  • 5,942Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Garfield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 1/2 Mi E On Cr 22 (Lat: 45.931917 Lon: -95.445306), Call Sign: WNBF283, Licensee ID: L00003484,
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.487 MHz, 862.487 MHz, 863.487 MHz, 864.487 MHz, 865.487 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2001, Expiration Date: 08/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Registrant: Nextel License Holdings 4, Inc, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4035, Email:
  • .9 Mi W Lake Louise (Lat: 45.931917 Lon: -95.445306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138 m, Call Sign: WPJN893,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.737 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/1996, Expiration Date: 08/13/2006, Cancellation Date: 07/10/2001, Certifier: Donna Comer, Registrant: Paging Network Of America, Inc., 1500 International Pkwy, Suite 300, Richardson, TX 75081, Phone: (972) 801-0304, Fax: (972) 801-0330
  • 1/2 Mi E On Cr 22 (Lat: 45.931917 Lon: -95.445306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 132 m, Call Sign: WPQW855, Licensee ID: L00001014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.537 MHz, 862.537 MHz, 863.537 MHz, 864.537 MHz, 865.537 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2008, Expiration Date: 08/31/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Certifier: Robin J Glenny, Registrant: Nextel Wip Expansion Two Corp.

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Fire Hall (Lat: 45.940528 Lon: -95.493111), Call Sign: KCV220,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.175 MHz, 154.295 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2004, Expiration Date: 08/02/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/04/2014, Registrant: Brandon Communications, 115 East Front Street, Brandon, MN 56315, Phone: (320) 524-2283, Fax: (320) 524-2409, Email:
  • 4350 County Road 22 Nw (Lat: 45.932361 Lon: -95.448250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 81 m, Call Sign: WZY351,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2014, Expiration Date: 05/19/2024, Registrant: Bci, 800 Central Avenue N, Brandon, MN 56315, Phone: (320) 524-2283, Email:
  • Lat: 45.932361 Lon: -95.448250, Call Sign: WPNU518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.650 MHz, 451.675 MHz, 451.750 MHz, 451.825 MHz, 451.862 MHz, 452.675 MHz, 453.000 MHz, 456.625 MHz, 456.650 MHz, 456.675 MHz... (+11 more), Grant Date: 04/10/2014, Expiration Date: 06/22/2024, Certifier: Dennis Korkowski, Registrant: Brandon Communications, 800 Central Avenue N, Brandon, MN 56315, Phone: (320) 524-2283, Fax: (320) 524-2409, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB0EYW, Grant Date: 07/18/1989, Expiration Date: 07/18/1999, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2001, Registrant: Eric D Grussing, 2t Woodlawn Ct, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: N0JXX, Licensee ID: L01425561, Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 10/06/2028, Certifier: James M Zabel, Registrant: James M Zabel, 8753 Co Rd 6 Nw, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: N0KMI, Grant Date: 05/08/1990, Expiration Date: 05/08/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2002, Registrant: Nancy M Rademacher, Box 144 Leaf Valley Rd, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: W0KET, Grant Date: 04/18/1989, Expiration Date: 04/18/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/19/2001, Registrant: Joseph A Rademacher, Box 144 Leaf Valley Rd, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: KC0QNF, Licensee ID: L00724364, Grant Date: 08/01/2003, Expiration Date: 08/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2015, Certifier: David E Knoblich, Registrant: David E Knoblich, 5380 Cty Rd 6 Nw, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: KD0LMA, Licensee ID: L01566859, Grant Date: 03/20/2020, Expiration Date: 05/05/2030, Certifier: Wayne E Becker, Registrant: Wayne E Becker, 11643 Moe Hall Rd Nw, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Call Sign: KE0TQO, Licensee ID: L02217638, Grant Date: 11/16/2018, Expiration Date: 11/16/2028, Certifier: Wesley K Oldenburg, Registrant: Wesley K Oldenburg, 16441 Cty Rd 6 Nw, Garfield, MN 56332

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20R (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2120X , Serial Number: 29-0103, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 12/31/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 04/18/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Golberg Companies Inc, 4179 County Road 40 Nw, Garfield, MN 56332
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3098J , Serial Number: 15061198, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2018
    Registrant (Individual): David L Dorman, 414 County Road 82 Nw, Garfield, MN 56332

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 25 took place in 2012, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Garfield, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.4%), and Outside Fires (34.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Garfield, MN
    • 6341.4%Structure Fires
    • 5334.9%Outside Fires
    • 2214.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 149.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Garfield, MN
Most common first names in Garfield, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Carl578.0 years
Harold572.8 years
Mary578.8 years
Robert566.8 years
John469.2 years
Ernest477.0 years
Edwin474.0 years
Florence381.0 years
Conrad376.0 years
Alfred382.7 years
Most common last names in Garfield, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1574.4 years
Anderson777.7 years
Foslien686.0 years
Froemming579.2 years
Myrin581.0 years
Syverson578.6 years
Olson573.0 years
Brede481.8 years
Klug466.0 years
Botner480.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Garfield, MN
  • 66.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.1%Electricity
  • 9.0%Other fuel
  • 3.7%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Garfield, MN
  • 47.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 47.8%Electricity
  • 4.3%No fuel used


Garfield compared to Minnesota 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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