Kasson, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 6,047 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +37.5%
Males: 2,866  (47.4%)
Females: 3,181  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55944, 55955.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $74,412 (it was $49,022 in 2000)
Kasson:

$74,412
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,123 (it was $19,249 in 2000)

Kasson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,278 (it was $97,000 in 2000)
Kasson:

$148,278
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $658.

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  • Races in Kasson, MN (2010)

    Kasson races chart
    • 5,54793.5%White alone
    • 2504.2%Hispanic
    • 671.1%Two or more races
    • 290.5%Asian alone
    • 240.4%Black alone
    • 140.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kasson: 103.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.9%), Norwegian (17.6%), English (7.2%), Irish (6.0%), United States (4.4%), Dutch (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/24/1870

Elevation: 1242 feet

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 2,984 people per square mile   (average).

Kasson,MN real estate house value index trend

Kasson, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Kasson:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kasson city:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

32 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,929 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,851 (1.4%)

Kasson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (13.8 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (66.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (298.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mantorville, MN (1.6 miles ), Byron, MN (2.3 miles ), Dodge Center, MN (2.3 miles ), Hayfield, MN (3.3 miles ), West Concord, MN (3.3 miles ), Claremont, MN (3.5 miles ), Pine Island, MN (3.6 miles ), Oronoco, MN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 1998: 36 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2000: 88 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2001: 86 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2002: 84 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2004: 61 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2006: 27 buildings, average cost: $159,200
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $236,700
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $171,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 92.75 W

Area code: 507

Kasson household income distribution Kasson home values distribution

Crime rates in Kasson by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A2
per 100,000 0.022.30.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A33.2
Robberies 000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.016.60.0
Assaults 111103230
per 100,000 22.522.320.517.70.052.633.549.90.0
Burglaries 3254510899
per 100,000 67.544.6102.570.887.8175.3133.8149.6149.4
Thefts 53288263048323033
per 100,000 1,192.4624.0164.1460.3526.6841.7535.4498.7547.9
Auto thefts 111601303
per 100,000 22.522.320.5106.20.017.550.20.049.8
Arson 000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.016.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.4) 61.154.320.336.928.360.243.247.265.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Kasson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Minnesota average:

1.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +799 (+22.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (51%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Kasson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kasson, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kasson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Kasson city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1967, a category F4 tornado 23.8 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kasson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 86% 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 197.1 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 207.5 miles away from Kasson center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 330.8 miles away from the city 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 264.3 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 461.3 miles away from Kasson 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 Dodge County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kasson topographic map

Birthplace of: Willis Kienholz - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kasson:

  • KASSON MSOCS (1101 1ST AVENUE NORTHEAST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kasson:

  • FAIRVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DODGE CENTER, MN)
  • SEASONS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF MN (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • INTERNATIONAL QUALITY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • CNS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • MAPLE MANOR HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)
  • ALLENDALE HOUSE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ROCHESTER, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kasson:

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 17 miles; Rochester, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,444)
  • Riverland Community College (about 28 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • St Olaf College (about 37 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 52 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 53 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 55 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 58 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)

Public high school in Kasson:

  • KM High (Location: 101 16th St. NE; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kasson:

  • KM Middle (Location: 105 16th St. NE; Grades: 5-8)
  • KM Elem (Location: 604 16th St. NE; Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in Kasson

Library in Kasson:

  • KASSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $226,798; Location: 16 FIRST AVENUE NW; 21,044 books; 15,187 e-books; 1,775 audio materials; 2,811 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Kasson: Kasson (A), Kasson Fire Department (B), Kasson Public Library (C), Kasson Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kasson include: Our Savior Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Saint John's Lutheran Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Mount Sion Independent Lutheran Church (E), Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), Our Saviour Evangelical Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Americinn (301 8th Street Southeast).

Dodge 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 11.7 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 14.5 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 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.88
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • KASSON (Address: 401 Fifth Street SE , Population served: 5,997, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.0%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
27 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Kasson, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Kasson compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with branches in Kasson (2011 data):

  • Kasson State Bank: at 203 W Main St, branch established on 1935/02/02; Drive-In Facility at 502 South Mantorville Avenue, branch established on 1984/01/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $59.6 mil, Deposits: $54.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Palmer Bancshares, Inc.
  • Eastwood Bank: at 109 South Mantorville Avenue, branch established on 1903/07/15. Info updated 2007/07/24: Bank assets: $554.6 mil, Deposits: $452.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Eastwood Financial Corporation Employee Profit Sharing And Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kasson city (based on Dodge County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,56914
Catholic3,8195
Evangelical Protestant3,37918
Other1221
None6,198-
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: 3
Dodge County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Dodge County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

28.3%
Minnesota:

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

11.6%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,593$63,5580$0
Other Government Administration 4$22,131$66,3935$1,147
Police Protection - Officers 8$43,252$64,8785$5,393
Firefighters 0$0 25$3,314
Streets and Highways 4$16,248$48,7440$0
Sewerage 1$3,702$44,4240$0
Parks and Recreation 3$13,948$55,7927$4,886
Water Supply 2$10,626$63,7560$0
Electric Power 4$20,515$61,5450$0
Local Libraries 4$12,278$36,8340$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,115$42,6905$3,487
Totals for Government 34$160,408$56,61547$18,227

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $980,000 ($162.06)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,705,000 ($281.96)
    Liquor Stores: $641,000 ($106.00)
    Police Protection: $501,000 ($82.85)
    Sewerage: $468,000 ($77.39)
    Regular Highways: $421,000 ($69.62)
    Water Utilities: $305,000 ($50.44)
    General - Other: $291,000 ($48.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $221,000 ($36.55)
    Libraries: $127,000 ($21.00)
    Financial Administration: $125,000 ($20.67)
    Fire Protection: $84,000 ($13.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $34,000 ($5.62)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($5.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.66)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($0.50)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $126,000 ($20.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,951,000 ($322.64)
    Electric Utilities: $244,000 ($40.35)
    Water Utilities: $165,000 ($27.29)
    Liquor Stores: $86,000 ($14.22)
    Regular Highways: $42,000 ($6.95)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($4.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $24,000 ($3.97)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $837,000 ($138.42)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($4.63)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $895,000 ($148.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $63,000 ($10.42)
    All Other: $58,000 ($9.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $100,000 ($16.54)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $35,000 ($5.79)
    Highways: $26,000 ($4.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $411,000 ($67.97)
    Interest Earnings: $206,000 ($34.07)
    General Revenue, NEC: $95,000 ($15.71)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,856,000 ($306.93)
    Liquor Stores: $664,000 ($109.81)
    Water Utilities: $437,000 ($72.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $803,000 ($132.79)
    All Other: $52,000 ($8.60)
  • Tax - Property: $750,000 ($124.03)
    NEC: $44,000 ($7.28)
    Public Utilities: $33,000 ($5.46)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $536,000 ($88.64)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,660,000 ($439.89)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,315,000 ($382.83)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,871,000 ($805.52)
    Water Utilities: $508,000 ($84.01)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $104,000 ($17.20)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($4.63)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,375,000 ($227.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,355,000 ($1050.93)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $246,000 ($40.68)

5.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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  2.34% ($43,500 average AGI)
from Mower County, MN  0.39% ($25,767)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.33% ($32,120)


6.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
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  2.34% ($37,179 average AGI)
to Steele County, MN  0.47% ($26,333)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.35% ($24,815)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kasson:

  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KROC (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kasson:

  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KFSI (92.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KAUS-FM (99.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KYBA (105.3 FM; STEWARTVILLE, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO)
  • KOWZ-FM (100.9 FM; BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: BLOOMING PRAIRIE FARM RADIO INC.)
  • KVGO (104.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, MN; Owner: KVGO, INC.)
  • KQCL (95.9 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRUE (92.1 FM; WASECA, MN; Owner: MAIN STREET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K280EC (103.9 FM; OWATONNA, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K289AE (105.7 FM; OWATONNA, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Kasson:

  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K52HH (Channel 52; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KAAL (Channel 6; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: KAAL-TV, LLC)
  • K27CW (Channel 27; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
Kasson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Kasson fatal accident list:

Dec 21, 1997 10:32 PM, 14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 28, 1986 12:25 AM, 57, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • 48,172Total average daily traffic
  • 3,623Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 25985 650th Street (1778) (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.3 m, Call Sign: KNKA667
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2008, Expiration Date: 10/01/2018, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • John Monday, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.8 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • John Monday, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.8 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • John E Monday, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • John E Monday, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • JOHN E MONDAY, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Fccmw@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3, Phone: (YOU) NGB-LOOD
  • John E Monday, 25985 650th Street (Lat: 44.006722 Lon: -92.718611), Type: 93.3, Structure height: 27039 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9722347003, Fccmw@att.Com, 2200 N. GREENVILLE AVE., 1W, Phone: (You) ngb-lood

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 19 E Main St (Lat: 44.036361 Lon: -92.747139), Call Sign: WRZ610, Licensee ID: L00110722
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.295 MHz, 154.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/20/2000, Expiration Date: 05/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2005
    Registrant: Kasson, Town Of, 19 E Main St, Kasson, MN 55944, Phone: (507) 634-2301
  • 503 W Main St (Lat: 44.036361 Lon: -92.743528), Call Sign: KRG963, Licensee ID: L00032440
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/1997, Expiration Date: 12/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/05/2001
    Registrant: 1 Stop Realty Inc, 402 S Mantorville Ave, Kasson, MN 55944, Phone: (507) 634-7033
  • Cor 2nd St & 4th Ave (Lat: 44.030528 Lon: -92.666306), Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: KIA475
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/27/2001, Expiration Date: 08/30/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2008, Certifier: Barth J Wolf
    Registrant: Minnesota Energy Resources, 2850 South Ashland Avenue, Green Bay, WI 54307-9002, Phone: (920) 617-5166, Email:
  • Lat: 44.029500 Lon: -92.748556, Call Sign: WQBX515
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.450 MHz, 452.700 MHz, 463.825 MHz, 464.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2005, Expiration Date: 01/03/2015, Certifier: Rolland Spriggle
    Registrant: Spectrum & Licensing Services, 395 Buford Ave., Ste C, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 339-0816, Fax: (717) 339-0817
  • 12 1st Ave Ne (Lat: 44.029722 Lon: -92.746667), Type: Upole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WQFW636
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/23/2006, Expiration Date: 10/23/2016, Certifier: Todd Kispert
    Registrant: Omni-Pro Software, 23879 455 Ave, Madison, SD 57042, Phone: (605) 256-6429, Fax: (605) 256-9539, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 107 Sw 8th Ave (Lat: 44.028278 Lon: -92.758778), Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNTP445
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/23/1997, Expiration Date: 07/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2002
    Registrant: Phone: (507) 775-2903
  • KASSON, Lat: 44.032778 Lon: -92.738333, Call Sign: WPQR717
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/2010, Expiration Date: 09/06/2020, Certifier: Burt Fjerstad Jr
    Registrant: City Of Kasson, 401 5th Street Se, Kasson, MN 55594-2204, Phone: (507) 634-7071, Fax: (507) 634-4737, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kasson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: BERG JERRY KITFOX VIXEN (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1944F , Serial Number: V9412-0022, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 08/31/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry Berg, 506 5th Ave Nw, Kasson, MN 55944
  • Aircraft: STANLEY ROBERT M CUBY SPORT TRAINER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2110K , Serial Number: 101, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 10/05/2005
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Loren L Swanson, 23431 650th St, Kasson, MN 55944, Other Owners: Jon A Stevens
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7874T , Serial Number: 47474, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Marti, 1103 5th Ave Nw, Kasson, MN 55944
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7970P , Serial Number: 24-3207, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Jon A Stevens, 101 13th Ave Nw, Kasson, MN 55944
  • Aircraft: BEECH A24R (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8043R , Serial Number: MC-37, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1970
    Registrant (Corporation): Pat Brown Aviation LLC, Po Box 221, Kasson, MN 55944
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8329S , Serial Number: 18256429, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne A Trom, 107 1st Ave Nw, Kasson, MN 55944
  • Aircraft: TURNER MARK R EXPRESS FT (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89MT , Serial Number: 34, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Mark R Turner, 1506 15th Street Cir Ne, Kasson, MN 55944

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Most common first names in Kasson, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2370.2 years
Harold1575.6 years
James1471.3 years
Richard1379.8 years
Helen1376.8 years
Margaret1182.9 years
John1178.3 years
Walter1083.1 years
Dorothy1084.6 years
William1079.2 years
Most common last names in Kasson, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1885.7 years
Johnson1382.3 years
Jensen1382.8 years
Miller1084.2 years
Peterson1081.1 years
Olive1078.7 years
Erickson1081.6 years
Ness977.4 years
Nelson980.8 years
Boyum882.3 years
Businesses in Kasson, MN
NameCountNameCount
AmericInn1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1
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