Greenwald, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 223 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.9%
Males: 119  (53.6%)
Females: 104  (46.4%)
Median resident age:  54.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56335, 56352.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,754 (it was $37,000 in 2000)
Greenwald:

$52,754
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,220 (it was $17,539 in 2000)

Greenwald city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $93,881 (it was $74,600 in 2000)
Greenwald:

$93,881
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,783; Detached houses: $104,041

Median gross rent in 2013: $681.

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  • Races in Greenwald, MN (2010)

    Greenwald races chart
    • 22099.1%White alone
    • 20.9%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Greenwald: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (80.6%), Polish (5.8%), United States (4.4%), Norwegian (2.9%), Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1263 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 289 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Greenwald:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greenwald city:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 3.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,144 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $788 (0.8%)

Greenwald satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (33.4 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (89.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (443.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Meire Grove, MN (1.3 miles) , Elrosa, MN (2.2 miles) , New Munich, MN (2.3 miles ), Melrose, MN (2.3 miles ), Spring Hill, MN (2.4 miles) , Freeport, MN (3.1 miles ), Lake Henry, MN (3.2 miles) , Sauk Centre, MN (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 45.60 N, Longitude: 94.86 W

Area code: 320

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

4.4%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -50 (-19.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)

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Average climate in Greenwald, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greenwald-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Greenwald city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/18/1964, a category F3 tornado 25.6 miles away from the city center injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenwald-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 88% 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 57.3 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 69.5 miles away from Greenwald center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 242.6 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 97.7 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 42.2 miles away from Greenwald 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 280.1 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 Stearns County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Greenwald:

  • CENTRACARE HEALTH SYSTEM - MELROSE PINE VILLA C C (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MELROSE, MN)
  • ST MICHAELS HOSPITAL AND NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAUK CENTRE, MN)
  • BELGRADE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BELGRADE, MN)
  • MOTHER OF MERCY CAMPUS OF CARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ALBANY, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenwald:

  • College of Saint Benedict (about 27 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,025)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 31 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 32 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 34 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Ridgewater College (about 34 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 35 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 61 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)

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Church in Greenwald: Saint Andrews Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Stearns 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 2013: 7.8%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

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

Banks with branches in Greenwald (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Greenwald Branch at 450 First Avenue North, branch established on 1987/10/02. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (38%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (32%)
  • Electricity (29%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Greenwald city (based on Stearns County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic62,56548
Mainline Protestant17,43828
Evangelical Protestant12,07147
Other9697
Orthodox211
None57,578-
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: 29
Stearns County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Stearns County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Stearns County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 120
Here:

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Stearns County:

27.2%
Minnesota:

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

9.6%
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 6$298$5960$0
Totals for Government 6$298$5960$0

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $228,000 ($1022.42)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $49,000 ($219.73)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($31.39)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($13.45)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($8.97)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($8.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($125.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $30,000 ($134.53)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $31,000 ($139.01)
    General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($107.62)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($26.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $21,000 ($94.17)
  • Tax - Property: $13,000 ($58.30)
    NEC: $2,000 ($8.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $122,000 ($547.09)

6.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,693 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($162 average AGI)
Stearns County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Benton County, MN  1.31% ($30,497 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.57% ($28,972)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.46% ($29,148)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,441 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($74 average AGI)
Stearns County:

0.04%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Benton County, MN  1.39% ($30,206 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.79% ($31,098)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.64% ($30,580)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenwald:

  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KASM (1150 AM; 2 kW; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenwald:

  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDDG (105.5 FM; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • KKJM (92.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: GABRIEL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, ST. CLOUD)
  • KLFN (106.5 FM; SUNBURG, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KMXK (94.9 FM; COLD SPRING, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KZPK (98.9 FM; PAYNESVILLE, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KBHL (103.9 FM; OSAKIS, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHMH-FM (101.7 FM; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Greenwald:

  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)

Greenwald fatal accident list:

Aug 4, 1979 02:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 3, 1979 06:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$94,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.00
Most common first names in Greenwald, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Henry673.7 years
Joseph378.7 years
Edward273.5 years
Elmer270.5 years
Ben276.0 years
Edwin272.0 years
Frances275.0 years
Frank285.0 years
Leo283.1 years
Mary272.0 years
Most common last names in Greenwald, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Loxtercamp480.2 years
Uphus367.3 years
Hortsch277.5 years
Trisko277.0 years
Kraemer270.5 years
Kulzer281.0 years
Bertram274.0 years
Vanbeck273.0 years
Metzger278.5 years
Walz278.9 years

Greenwald on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
  • #22 (56335) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries"
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