Hallock, Minnesota

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.4%

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
Minnesota average:

1.71
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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.0%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Hallock, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.0%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Social assistance (7.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Hallock, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.4%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Hallock, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hallock, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Hallock-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/19/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Hallock city center caused $200,000 in damages.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.0 miles away from the city center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hallock-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 31% 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 218.8 miles away from Hallock center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 711.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 216.5 miles away from Hallock center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 336.4 miles away from Hallock 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 206.4 miles away from Hallock center
On 1/9/2020 at 18:16:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB) earthquake occurred 214.1 miles away from Hallock center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kittson County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 24, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 3, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hallock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hallock:

  • KITTSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 1010 SOUTH BIRCH)
  • KITTSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (1010 SOUTH BIRCH)

Airports located in Hallock:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hallock:

  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,717)
  • University of North Dakota (about 60 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 131 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Bemidji State University (about 131 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 133 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 133 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 174 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

Public high school in Hallock:

Public elementary/middle school in Hallock:

See full list of schools located in Hallock

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hallock: Hallock Station (A), Rocket Speedway (B), Kittson County Sheriff's Office (C), Hallock Police Department (D), Hallock Fire Department (E), Hallock City Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hallock include: Saint Patrick's Catholic Church (A), Presbyterian Church (B), Hallock Mission Covenant Church (C), Grace Lutheran Church (D), Assembly of God Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Hallock: Tourist Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Gateway Motel (702 South Atlantic).

Court: Kittson County - Courthouse Hallock- Court Administrator (410 South 5th Street Suite 206).

Birthplace of: Kristen Dexter - Politician, Stanley W. Holmquist - Politician.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hallock and their reported violations in the past:

HALLOCK (Population served: 981, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.0%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.9%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Hallock (2011 data):

  • American Federal Bank: Hallock Branch at 157 South Second Street, branch established on 1899/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $439.6 mil, Deposits: $363.5 mil, headquarters in Fargo, ND, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • United Valley Bank: at 203 South 2nd Street, branch established on 1943/10/04. Info updated 2010/02/01: Bank assets: $225.6 mil, Deposits: $200.2 mil, headquarters in Cavalier, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First Holding Company Of Cavalier, Inc.
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hallock
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hallock, MN (based on Kittson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,75210
Evangelical Protestant88910
Catholic5003
None411-
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: 4
This county:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Here:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

15.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
State:

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

9.7%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hallock:

50.3%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
Minnesota:

48.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hallock:

18.5%
Minnesota:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.7%
State:

9.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hallock:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hallock:

28.9%
Minnesota:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

57.1%
Minnesota:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.5%
Minnesota:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hallock, 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
Streets and Highways 2$9,228$55,3680$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,322$51,8640$0
Water Supply 1$4,222$50,6640$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,576$54,9120$0
Firefighters 0$0 28$13
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$8,458
Totals for Government 5$22,348$53,63530$8,471

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $725,000 ($787.19)
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000 ($573.29)
    Water Utilities: $249,000 ($270.36)
    Financial Administration: $149,000 ($161.78)
    Regular Highways: $148,000 ($160.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $142,000 ($154.18)
    Sewerage: $95,000 ($103.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000 ($76.00)
    Police Protection: $55,000 ($59.72)
    Air Transportation: $17,000 ($18.46)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($17.37)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($8.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $142,000 ($154.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $557,000 ($604.78)
    Air Transportation: $90,000 ($97.72)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($8.69)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($6.51)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.09)

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

  • Charges - Other: $677,000 ($735.07)
    Sewerage: $95,000 ($103.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000 ($53.20)
    Air Transportation: $22,000 ($23.89)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($1.09)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $387,000 ($420.20)
    Other: $71,000 ($77.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $343,000 ($372.42)
    General Revenue - Other: $156,000 ($169.38)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($14.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($248.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $394,000 ($427.80)
    Other: $65,000 ($70.58)
  • Tax - Property: $198,000 ($214.98)
    Other License: $5,000 ($5.43)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,067,000 ($5501.63)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,773,000 ($5182.41)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $539,000 ($585.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $245,000 ($266.02)

Hallock government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $331,000 ($359.39)

3.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.03%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

3.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,491 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.19%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Businesses in Hallock, MN

  • Ford: 1
  • Super 8: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hallock:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KXPO (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAFTON, ND; Owner: KGPC COMPANY)
  • KKAQ (1460 AM; 3 kW; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Hallock:

  • KNRR (Channel 12; PEMBINA, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K58BP (Channel 58; GLASSTON, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)

Hallock fatal accident list:

Aug 11, 2004 08:42 AM, Sr-175, 290 Avenue, Lat: 48.775248, Lon: -96.930778, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 44.7mTotal length
  • $646,000,000Total costs
  • 7,994Total average daily traffic
  • 847Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,035Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hallock, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hallock, MN
Most common first names in Hallock, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2777.3 years
Anna1988.0 years
Esther1489.7 years
Charles1377.0 years
William1283.5 years
Robert1263.9 years
Mary1185.2 years
Oscar1181.1 years
Mabel1185.0 years
George1182.2 years
Most common last names in Hallock, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5680.8 years
Anderson3380.9 years
Nelson3082.3 years
Peterson2284.9 years
Carlson2279.0 years
Olson1876.8 years
Pearson1879.6 years
Younggren1684.2 years
Swanson1380.3 years
Hanson1379.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hallock, MN
  • 78.4%Utility gas
  • 14.1%Electricity
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hallock, MN
  • 62.6%Electricity
  • 37.4%Utility gas


Hallock 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 below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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