For population 25 years and over in Georgetown:
For population 15 years and over in Georgetown city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $630 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (14.4 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (223.7 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (577.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Perley, MN (2.6 miles) , Argusville, ND (2.6 miles) , Brooktree Park, ND (2.7 miles) , Harwood, ND (2.8 miles ), North River, ND (3.0 miles) , Gardner, ND (3.1 miles) , Oakport, MN (3.2 miles ), Reile's Acres, ND (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.08 N, Longitude: 96.79 W
Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+16.8%).
Average climate in Georgetown, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Georgetown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Georgetown city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 6/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Georgetown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 89.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clay County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Georgetown:
Airports located in Georgetown:
Amtrak station near Georgetown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Georgetown:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.288. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.90. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. There were 70 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.65. This is better than average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00299. This is significantly better than average. There were 71 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.166. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Georgetown that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.3%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Georgetown compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Georgetown city (based on Clay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Georgetown government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Georgetown government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Georgetown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,728 average adjusted gross income)
0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($157 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,577 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Georgetown:
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Georgetown fatal accident list:
Nov 15, 1977 01:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,337
Total average daily truck traffic: 368
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,335
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3