Genola, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 74 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.2%
Males: 30  (41.3%)
Females: 44  (58.7%)
Median resident age:  25.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 56364

Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,424 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Genola:

$56,424
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,937 (it was $15,796 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,720 (it was $60,700 in 2000)
Genola:

$108,720
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $121,950; Detached houses: $121,153

Median gross rent in 2016: $652.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Genola: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.6%), American (15.8%), Austrian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1161 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 233 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Genola:

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Genola city:

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 71.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

8 residents are foreign born (10.7% Latin America).

This city:

10.7%
Minnesota:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Genola city:  1.1% ($650)
Minnesota:  1.1% ($1,297)

Genola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (28.1 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (80.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (428.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Pierz, MN (1.1 miles ), Buckman, MN (2.1 miles ), Lastrup, MN (2.4 miles) , Harding, MN (3.3 miles) , Hillman, MN (3.3 miles) , Little Falls, MN (3.5 miles ), Royalton, MN (3.5 miles ), Rice, MN (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $30,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.96 N, Longitude: 94.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 320

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

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (52%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (35%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (29%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Genola, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Genola-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/18/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Genola city center killed one person and injured one person and caused $2 million in damages.

On 9/3/1980, a category F3 tornado 26.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Genola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 90% 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 95.1 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 106.9 miles away from Genola center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 285.3 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 133.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from Genola 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 323.4 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 Morrison County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Genola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Genola:

  • HORIZON HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PIERZ, MN)
  • PIERZ VILLA, INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PIERZ, MN)
  • LUTHERAN SENIOR CITIZENS HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, MN)
  • CENTRACARE KIDNEY PROG AT ST GABRIELS HOSP (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, MN)
  • ST OTTOS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, MN)
  • ST CAMILLUS PLACE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Genola:

  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 27 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,493)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 28 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 29 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 29 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 30 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 61 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 66 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)

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Notable location: Genola Campground (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Morrison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.7%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Genola city (based on Morrison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,61419
Evangelical Protestant3,87423
Mainline Protestant2,87110
Other11
None10,838-
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: 10
Morrison County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Morrison County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

8.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Morrison County:

28.4%
Minnesota:

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

9.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Genola:

46.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Genola:

37.6%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Genola:

27.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

11.2%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Genola:

7.0%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Genola:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

28.8%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Genola:

50.4%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Genola:

71.3%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Genola, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,275
Totals for Government 0$0 6$2,275

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($67.57)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($54.05)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($40.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($40.54)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($27.03)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($27.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($121.62)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $2,000 ($27.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($27.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($40.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($27.03)
  • Tax - Property: $10,000 ($135.14)
    NEC: $5,000 ($67.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,000 ($108.11)

4.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,860 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.42%
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 Stearns County, MN  0.69% ($39,333 average AGI)
from Crow Wing County, MN  0.43% ($29,839)
from Benton County, MN  0.36% ($26,894)


5.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
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 Stearns County, MN  0.86% ($28,027 average AGI)
to Benton County, MN  0.53% ($31,486)
to Crow Wing County, MN  0.52% ($25,426)

Strongest AM radio stations in Genola:

  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WWWI (1270 AM; 5 kW; BAXTER, MN; Owner: TOWER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIZ (1380 AM; 5 kW; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY. LLC)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Genola:

  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KFML (94.1 FM; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WYRQ-FM (92.1 FM; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: WYRQ, INC.)
  • KKSR (96.7 FM; SARTELL, MN; Owner: SARTELL FM, INC.)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBPR (90.7 FM; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • KKJM (92.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: GABRIEL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, ST. CLOUD)
  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KBKK (95.9 FM; PILLAGER, MN; Owner: DJ BROADCASTING C0RPORATION)
  • WHMH-FM (101.7 FM; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KLIZ-FM (107.5 FM; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Genola:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • K16BQ (Channel 16; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K63DY (Channel 63; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K28DF (Channel 28; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAWB (Channel 22; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: NORTHERN MN PUBLIC TELEVISION INC.)
  • K57BJ (Channel 57; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: WDIO-TV, LLC)

Genola fatal accident list:

Sep 12, 2002 03:09 AM, Sr-27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Wood (9%)

Genola 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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