For population 25 years and over in Hewitt:
For population 15 years and over in Hewitt city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $880 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (68.9 miles , pop. 59,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (128.7 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bertha, MN (2.0 miles ), Verndale, MN (2.5 miles ), Aldrich, MN (2.8 miles) , Wadena, MN (2.9 miles ), Eagle Bend, MN (3.4 miles ), Deer Creek, MN (3.5 miles ), Bluffton, MN (3.5 miles ), Staples, MN (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.32 N, Longitude: 95.09 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 218
Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.7%).
Work and jobs in Hewitt: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hewitt, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hewitt-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Hewitt city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.
On 6/11/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hewitt-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 97% 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 64.4 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 73.3 miles away from Hewitt 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 92.9 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 91.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jack D. Shanstrom - Senior District Judge.
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Local government website: www.inhnews.com
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Hewitt that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.6%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
4 people in other group homes in 2000
Hewitt compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hewitt city (based on Todd County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hewitt government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Hewitt government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,841 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,919 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Hewitt fatal accident list:
Sep 25, 1999 11:30 AM, Us-71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 11, 1998 10:13 AM, Us-71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 30, 1979 02:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,620
Total average daily truck traffic: 406
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 3,710
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hewitt)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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