Glencoe, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 5,525 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.3%
 
Males: 2,649  (48.0%)
Females: 2,876  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55336.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,753 (it was $46,723 in 2000)
Glencoe:

$52,753
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,951 (it was $20,450 in 2000)

Glencoe city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $132,176 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Glencoe:

$132,176
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $134,678; Detached houses: $148,356; Townhouses or other attached units: $129,553; Mobile homes: $7,537

Median gross rent in 2013: $651.

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  • Races in Glencoe, MN (2010)

    Glencoe races chart
    • 4,66382.8%White alone
    • 83414.8%Hispanic
    • 450.8%Asian alone
    • 370.7%Two or more races
    • 280.5%Black alone
    • 230.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glencoe: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.9%), Norwegian (7.5%), Irish (6.3%), United States (5.0%), English (4.7%), Swedish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 990 feet

Land area: 2.67 square miles.

Population density: 2,073 people per square mile   (low).

Glencoe, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Glencoe:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glencoe city:

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

350 residents are foreign born (6.2% Latin America).

This city:

6.2%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,688 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,675 (1.3%)

Glencoe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eden Prairie, MN (34.4 miles , pop. 54,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (45.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (383.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Plato, MN (2.3 miles ), Biscay, MN (2.7 miles) , New Auburn, MN (2.8 miles ), Hamburg, MN (3.1 miles ), Green Isle, MN (3.1 miles ), Lester Prairie, MN (3.1 miles ), Silver Lake, MN (3.1 miles ), Brownton, MN (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2002: 41 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $164,400
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $241,600
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,700
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $243,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $216,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $259,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.77 N, Longitude: 94.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +274 (+4.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,118 (38.7%)

Area code: 320

Glencoe household income distribution Glencoe home values distribution

Crime rates in Glencoe by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.017.70.00.0
Rapes 0252N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A12
per 100,000 0.036.389.635.9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A18.136.3
Robberies 0000001001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.017.90.00.017.60.00.00.0
Assaults 4436365404201
per 100,000 71.972.753.8107.753.7106.389.371.90.070.535.50.018.2
Burglaries 233120141614817181314196
per 100,000 413.4563.1358.5251.4286.2248.1142.8305.8326.3229.1248.5343.5109.0
Thefts 122149148871231461201149275937663
per 100,000 2,192.72,706.62,652.81,562.22,200.42,586.82,142.12,050.41,667.61,321.81,650.71,373.81,144.0
Auto thefts 2356742331112
per 100,000 35.954.589.6107.7125.270.935.754.054.417.617.718.136.3
Arson 0010000101010
per 100,000 0.00.017.90.00.00.00.018.00.017.60.018.10.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 136.6199.7225.4141.8160.7179.7153.4154.0125.4120.3159.096.990.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Glencoe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +703 (+14.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Glencoe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Glencoe, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Glencoe-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Glencoe city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 19.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glencoe-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 111.1 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 121.6 miles away from Glencoe center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 262.2 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 149.6 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 44.5 miles away from Glencoe 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 274.4 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 McLeod County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glencoe topographic map

Birthplace of: Glenn Gruenhagen - Politician, Jon Hoese - Footballer, Frank Mayer - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Glencoe:

  • GLENCOE REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1805 HENNEPIN AVENUE NORTH)
  • GLENCOE AREA HEALTH CENTER LTC (705 EAST 18TH STREET)
  • GLENCOE REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES (1805 HENNEPIN AVENUE NORTH)

airports located in Glencoe:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glencoe:

  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 33 miles; Saint Peter, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • Normandale Community College (about 41 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • South Central College (about 42 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 44 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 44 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 45 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 45 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)

Public high school in Glencoe:

Public elementary/middle schools in Glencoe:

Private elementary/middle schools in Glencoe:

  • FIRST LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 135, Location: 1015 14TH ST E, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST PIUS X CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 71, Location: 1103 10TH ST E, Grades: PK-6)
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Notable locations in Glencoe: Glencoe (A), Glencoe Country Club (B), McLeod County Courthouse (C), McLeod County Sheriff's Department (D), Glencoe Police Department (E), Glencoe Fire Department (F), Glencoe City Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Glencoe include: Berean Baptist Church (A), Christ Lutheran Church (B), First Lutheran Church (C), Saint Pius X Catholic Church (D), Glencoe Christian Church (E), Church of Peace (F), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (G), First Congregational Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: Beihoffer Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Glencoe include: Oak Leaf Park (1), Lincoln Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Glencoe Star Motel (2017 10th Street East).

Courts: McLeod - Court Administration (830 11th Street East), McLeod - Court House (830 11th Street East), McLeod - Court House- County Administrator (830 11th Street East), McLeod - Court House- County Attorney (830 11th Street East).

McLeod County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.4%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 81.8% for Black residents, 36.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.7% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Glencoe in 2010:

  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Glencoe in 2000:

  • 103 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Glencoe, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Glencoe (2011 data):

  • Security Bank & Trust Company: East End Detached Facility at 2202 11th Street East, branch established on 1981/12/07; at 735 11th Street East, branch established on 1935/10/12. Info updated 2007/02/06: Bank assets: $237.2 mil, Deposits: $211.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Security Bancshares Co.
  • MidCountry Bank: Glencoe Branch at 1002 Greeley Avenue, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $674.7 mil, Deposits: $534.7 mil, headquarters in Marion, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices
  • First Minnesota Bank: Glencoe Branch at 606 East Eleventh Street, branch established on 2000/10/01. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $385.8 mil, Deposits: $259.3 mil, headquarters in Minnetonka, MN, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Mcleod Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Glencoe city (based on McLeod County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,83134
Catholic8,0205
Mainline Protestant3,76813
Other3043
None6,728-
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
McLeod County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
McLeod County:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
McLeod County:

26.8%
Minnesota:

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

13.7%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glencoe:

42.3%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Glencoe:

28.6
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Glencoe:

10.7%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Glencoe:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glencoe:

33.5%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Glencoe:

52.9%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Glencoe:

76.6%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glencoe, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,122$60,7320$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,100$72,6006$2,175
Police Protection - Officers 9$42,478$56,6370$0
Police - Other 1$3,863$46,3564$1,315
Fire - Other 0$0 3$1,396
Streets and Highways 2$7,962$47,7721$567
Sewerage 4$19,023$57,0690$0
Parks and Recreation 4$19,275$57,8250$0
Water Supply 3$13,530$54,1200$0
Electric Power 14$78,938$67,6610$0
Other and Unallocable 4$12,378$37,1348$2,905
Totals for Government 45$219,669$58,57822$8,358

Glencoe government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($2.90)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $7,414,000 ($1341.90)
    Police Protection: $977,000 ($176.83)
    Liquor Stores: $932,000 ($168.69)
    Central Staff Services: $642,000 ($116.20)
    Water Utilities: $622,000 ($112.58)
    Sewerage: $601,000 ($108.78)
    Regular Highways: $360,000 ($65.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $332,000 ($60.09)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $174,000 ($31.49)
    Air Transportation: $131,000 ($23.71)
    Financial Administration: $123,000 ($22.26)
    Libraries: $90,000 ($16.29)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $85,000 ($15.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $82,000 ($14.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $423,000 ($76.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $379,000 ($68.60)
    Regular Highways: $136,000 ($24.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000 ($17.19)
    Central Staff Services: $78,000 ($14.12)
    Police Protection: $61,000 ($11.04)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,669,000 ($302.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($3.26)

Glencoe government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $785,000 ($142.08)
    All Other: $474,000 ($85.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000 ($17.38)
    Air Transportation: $47,000 ($8.51)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($1.45)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Electric Utilities: $50,000 ($9.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $195,000 ($35.29)
    Special Assessments: $123,000 ($22.26)
    Interest Earnings: $84,000 ($15.20)
    Fines and Forfeits: $34,000 ($6.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000 ($4.16)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,964,000 ($1441.45)
    Liquor Stores: $1,056,000 ($191.13)
    Water Utilities: $497,000 ($89.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,167,000 ($211.22)
    Highways: $88,000 ($15.93)
    All Other: $68,000 ($12.31)
  • Tax - Property: $1,350,000 ($244.34)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $9,000 ($1.63)

Glencoe government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,595,000 ($2098.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,345,000 ($2053.39)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,909,000 ($707.51)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,909,000 ($707.51)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $830,000 ($150.23)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $580,000 ($104.98)

Glencoe government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,874,000 ($701.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,213,000 ($762.53)

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
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 Carver County, MN  0.47% ($32,514 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.46% ($27,739)
from Wright County, MN  0.44% ($28,354)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Hennepin County, MN  0.81% ($47,154 average AGI)
to Carver County, MN  0.52% ($48,538)
to Meeker County, MN  0.48% ($37,819)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glencoe:

  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KDUZ (1260 AM; 1 kW; HUTCHINSON, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glencoe:

  • K204DS (88.7 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • KARP-FM (106.9 FM; DASSEL, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Glencoe:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
Glencoe fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Glencoe fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 2013 07:37 AM, Us-212, Sr-22, Lat: 44.76346, Lon: -94.15811, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 4, 2012 02:17 PM, Cr-15 Morningside Dr, Us-212, Lat: 44.76855, Lon: -94.13148, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 12, 2010 10:25 AM, Us-212 0200000212, Sr-22 Chandler Ave, Lat: 44.76349, Lon: -94.15811, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
May 18, 2002 06:36 PM, Us-212, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 1, 1987 06:17 PM, M19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 1985 12:15 AM, 212, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 29, 1977 09:38 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 30m98ftTotal length
  • 12,700Total average daily traffic
  • 960Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glencoe)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Ne 1/4 Of Sw 1/4 Sect 6 T-115-N R-27-W (Lat: 44.793861 Lon: -94.123306), Call Sign: KNEP376
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHzGrant Date: 05/16/2013, Expiration Date: 01/13/2023Registrant: Two Way Communications, Inc., 426 1st Ave Se, Hutchinson, MN 55350, Phone: (320) 587-9656
  • 1320 Sw Green Giant Plant (Lat: 44.766083 Lon: -94.169694), Call Sign: KAR710, Licensee ID: L00007936
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.695 MHzGrant Date: 06/27/1996, Expiration Date: 08/07/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/31/2001Registrant: Cooperative Power Association, 17845 Us Highway 10, Elk River, MN 55330, Phone: (763) 241-2369
  • West Side Of Twon (Lat: 44.768028 Lon: -94.168583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73 m, Overall height: 83.5 m, Call Sign: WQG867
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.695 MHz, 154.463 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2012, Certifier: James L GoodinRegistrant: Great River Energy, 12300 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, MN 55369, Phone: (763) 445-5560, Fax: (763) 445-6360, Email:
  • Lat: 44.717222 Lon: -94.131667, Call Sign: WQOJ906
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.915 MHz, 159.915 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2011, Expiration Date: 10/21/2021, Certifier: David CohrsRegistrant: Two Way Communications, 426 1st Ave Se, Hutchinson, MN 55350, Phone: (320) 587-9656, Fax: (320) 587-9724, Email:
  • Water Twr Jct Baxter & 15th St S (Lat: 44.774139 Lon: -94.159139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQQJ855
    Assigned Frequencies: 4962.50 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 01/09/2023, Certifier: Scott RehmannRegistrant: Alpha Wireless Communications Co, 1115 Cross St., North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Email:
  • 7212 County Road 2 (Lat: 44.720833 Lon: -94.144167), Call Sign: WQWD948
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.112 MHz, 469.112 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/2015, Expiration Date: 07/28/2025, Certifier: James MackenthunRegistrant: Two Way Communications, 426 1st Avenue Se, Hutchinson, MN 55336, Phone: (320) 587-9656, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Glencoe)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: MILLER K F/MILLER C M MILLER K/NUKK C-CUB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 46716 , Serial Number: 1105, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 09/24/2005
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Karl F Miller, 315 14th St E, Glencoe, MN 55336, Other Owners: Craig M Miller
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 495FL , Serial Number: 28-7125310, Year manufactured: 1971
    Registrant (Partnership): Thomas L Urban, 140 Ford St, Glencoe, MN 55336, Other Owners: Jay M Docken, Gunnar C Smith, Arlen L Aas
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 736TU , Serial Number: R1722783, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1977
    Registrant (Partnership): Althea G Mathwig, 10384 115th St, Glencoe, MN 55336, Other Owners: Joann A Iliff
  • Aircraft: BENSON JAMES E CH II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9157T , Serial Number: CH2-0301-2058, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/2003
    Registrant (Individual): James E Benson, 407 13th St E, Glencoe, MN 55336

Drinking water stations with addresses in Glencoe that have no violations reported:

  • GLENCOE (Address: 1107 11th Street East, Suite 107 , Population served: 5,758, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BISCAY (Address: 335 Grant Street , Population served: 109, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Glencoe

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Most common first names in Glencoe, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5478.9 years
Henry5082.5 years
John4179.5 years
Anna3985.6 years
Mary3883.1 years
Emma3387.2 years
Elsie3286.7 years
Edward3280.7 years
Arthur2875.2 years
Helen2881.2 years
Most common last names in Glencoe, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brelje1978.7 years
Schmidt1778.3 years
Beneke1674.3 years
Rannow1580.4 years
Graupmann1581.1 years
Ortloff1580.2 years
Alsleben1581.3 years
Olson1478.5 years
Mackenthun1479.7 years
Templin1377.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Glencoe, MN
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Subway1
Chevrolet1Super 81
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS2

Glencoe compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 13 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Loren L. Brelje (7)
  • Gary E. Miller (2)
  • Brian J. Stepien (2)
  • Daniel P. Noga (2)
  • Beth A. Petersen (2)
  • David R. Swift (1)
  • Kevin Becker (1)
  • Brian Wiseman (1)
  • Christopher Scott Graley (1)
  • Loren J. Brelje (1)

Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2016.