Greenwald, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 222 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.4%
Males: 105  (47.7%)
Females: 117  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

32.8 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56335, 56352.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $66,914 (it was $37,000 in 2000)
Greenwald:

$66,914
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,661 (it was $17,539 in 2000)

Greenwald city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $104,849 (it was $74,600 in 2000)
Greenwald:

$104,849
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $117,496; detached houses: $119,787

Median gross rent in 2019: $833.

March 2019 cost of living index in Greenwald: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.4%
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Ancestries: German (92.8%), American (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1263 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 287 people per square mile   (very low).

Greenwald, Minnesota map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $964 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,038 (1.0%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Greenwald, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Greenwald, MN in 2019
Greenwald satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $270,700
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Greenwald, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (17.2%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Truck transportation (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Food (15.1%)
  • Truck transportation (13.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (20.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (20.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.3%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Greenwald, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.4%)
  • Food processing workers (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.3%)
  • Food processing workers (9.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.1%)

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 significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 40% 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 Greenwald 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 Greenwald 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 280.1 miles away from Greenwald 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 (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenwald topographic map

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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Greenwald:

Marital status in Greenwald, MN
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

For population 25 years and over in Greenwald:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenwald, MN (based on Stearns County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Stearns County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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.
Minnesota:

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

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Stearns County:

6.2%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Minnesota:

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

9.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Greenwald:

64.3%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Greenwald:

66.6%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.2
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Greenwald:

8.8%
State:

21.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Greenwald:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Greenwald:

29.2%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Greenwald:

70.2%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Greenwald:

78.8%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Greenwald, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,000
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$255
Totals for Government 0$0 6$1,255

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($243.24)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($18.02)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($13.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($13.51)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($9.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($4.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($40.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($4.50)

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

  • Charges - Other: $1,000 ($4.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($4.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $34,000 ($153.15)
  • Tax - Property: $39,000 ($175.68)
    Other License: $2,000 ($9.01)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $170,000 ($765.77)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $162,000 ($729.73)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000 ($36.04)

6.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,236 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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 Benton County, MN  1.39% ($38,687 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.66% ($35,307)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.41% ($62,250)


7.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
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 Benton County, MN  1.46% ($40,572 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.85% ($43,221)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.70% ($51,642)

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
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.9mTotal length
  • 60Total average daily traffic
  • 60Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Greenwald, MN
  • 42.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 31.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.9%Electricity
  • 1.1%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Greenwald, MN
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Greenwald compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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