Hammond, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 137 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -30.8%
Males: 70  (51.7%)
Females: 67  (48.3%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Minnesota median age:  42.9 years

Zip code: 55991

Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,285 (it was $39,375 in 2000)
Hammond:

$46,285
MN:

$58,906
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,005 (it was $18,531 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $90,715 (it was $49,200 in 2000)
Hammond:

$90,715
MN:

$178,400
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $96,288; Detached houses: $104,109; Mobile homes: $50,667

Median gross rent in 2012: $517.

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  • White alone - 125 (94.7%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (5.3%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hammond: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Norwegian (27.5%), Irish (10.1%), United States (5.8%), Scottish (4.2%), Swedish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,312 people per square mile   (low).

Hammond, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Hammond:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hammond city:

  • Never married: 35.0%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.5%
Minnesota:  7.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $878 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $500 (0.6%)

Hammond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (14.5 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (62.4 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (288.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Millville, MN (2.0 miles) , Zumbro Falls, MN (2.2 miles) , Elgin, MN (2.9 miles ), Mazeppa, MN (3.0 miles ), Oronoco, MN (3.1 miles ), Plainview, MN (3.3 miles ), Bellechester, MN (3.5 miles) , Pine Island, MN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $104,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $45,900
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.22 N, Longitude: 92.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 507

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

4.3%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-3.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Wholesale trade (38%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (19%)
  • Construction laborers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)

Average climate in Hammond, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hammond-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Hammond city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.9 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hammond-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 87% 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 205.5 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 216.5 miles away from Hammond center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 259.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 462.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 348.7 miles away from Hammond center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 439.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wabasha County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hammond topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hammond:

  • CHOICE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • MADONNA TOWERS OF ROCHESTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • ALLENDALE HOUSE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - ROCHESTER WEST (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • ROCHESTER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • PINE HAVEN CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PINE ISLAND, MN)
  • MAPLE MANOR HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hammond:

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 15 miles; Rochester, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,444)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 36 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 39 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • St Olaf College (about 44 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 46 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Riverland Community College (about 50 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 50 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)

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Wabasha 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 82.1. This is about average.

City:

82.1
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.88
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • HAMMOND (Population served: 235, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Hammond compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Hammond (2011 data):

  • Minnwest Bank Metro: Hammond Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2008/11/24: Bank assets: $234.7 mil, Deposits: $189.0 mil, headquarters in Eagan, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Minnwest Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Other fuel (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Electricity (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hammond city (based on Wabasha County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 80.00%
Here: 80.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of Christ
Adherents44.4%15.9%14.0%11.7%4.7%
Congregations22.0%17.1%9.8%7.3%9.8%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.4%1.3%1.1%1.1%1.5%
Congregations17.1%2.4%4.9%2.4%7.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Wabasha County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Wabasha County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wabasha County:

26.0%
Minnesota:

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

14.8%
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
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,331
Other and Unallocable 0$0 11$4,859
Totals for Government 0$0 12$6,190

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

  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($138.69)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($102.19)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($94.89)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($72.99)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($36.50)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($21.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($29.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $30,000 ($218.98)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($102.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($14.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($87.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $18,000 ($131.39)
    All Other: $1,000 ($7.30)
  • Tax - Property: $13,000 ($94.89)
    NEC: $2,000 ($14.60)

Hammond government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $60,000 ($437.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $47,000 ($343.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $13,000 ($94.89)

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.40% ($37,694 average AGI)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.59% ($29,962)
from Winona County, MN  0.24% ($47,190)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,462 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.98% ($38,725 average AGI)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.64% ($32,649)
to Winona County, MN  0.25% ($19,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hammond:

  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KROC (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hammond:

  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFSI (92.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KLCH (94.9 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hammond:

  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K52HH (Channel 52; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • K27CW (Channel 27; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)

Hammond fatal accident list:

Nov 18, 2000 11:38 AM, 11, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total average daily traffic: 763
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 785

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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