Kenyon, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 1,817 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.4%
 
Males: 925  (50.9%)
Females: 892  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  43.7 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 55946.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $54,708 (it was $41,786 in 2000)
Kenyon:

$54,708
MN:

$63,488

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $26,904 (it was $19,569 in 2000)

Kenyon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $124,168 (it was $85,500 in 2000)
Kenyon:

$124,168
MN:

$200,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $125,629; Detached houses: $137,813; Townhouses or other attached units: $147,452; In 2-unit structures: $75,994; Mobile homes: $13,383

Median gross rent in 2015: $795.

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  • Races in Kenyon, MN (2015)

    Kenyon races chart
    • 1,53187.7%White alone
    • 1679.6%Hispanic
    • 120.7%Black alone
    • 130.7%Asian alone
    • 80.5%Two or more races
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kenyon: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (33.7%), German (17.5%), European (4.0%), Swedish (3.4%), American (2.8%), Dutch (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1150 feet

Land area: 2.25 square miles.

Population density: 806 people per square mile   (low).

Kenyon,MN real estate house value index trend

Kenyon, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Kenyon:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kenyon city:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

138 residents are foreign born (7.1% Latin America).

This city:

7.9%
Minnesota:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,469 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,413 (1.2%)

Kenyon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (30.6 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (47.7 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (316.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nerstrand, MN (2.5 miles ), West Concord, MN (3.1 miles ), Dennison, MN (3.1 miles) , Wanamingo, MN (3.1 miles ), Faribault, MN (3.8 miles ), Medford, MN (3.8 miles ), Dundas, MN (3.9 miles ), Northfield, MN (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $151,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.27 N, Longitude: 92.99 W

Area code: 507

Kenyon household income distribution Kenyon home values distribution

Crime rates in Kenyon (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Kenyon, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kenyon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Kenyon city center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1967, a category F4 tornado 26.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kenyon-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 178.0 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 188.6 miles away from Kenyon center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 318.2 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 284.0 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 481.6 miles away from Kenyon center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 314.0 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 Goodhue County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kenyon topographic map

Birthplace of: Andrew Volstead - Politician, Stephanie Edwards (TV personality) - Actress.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kenyon:

  • KENYON SUNSET HOME (127 GUNDERSON BOULEVARD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kenyon:

  • RIVERVIEW MANOR (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WANAMINGO, MN)
  • PLEASANT MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FARIBAULT, MN)
  • DISTRICT ONE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; FARIBAULT, MN)
  • FARIBAULT SOCS (Hospital, about 14 miles away; FARIBAULT, MN)
  • MAYO DIALYSIS - OWATONNA (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; OWATONNA, MN)
  • OWATONNA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; OWATONNA, MN)
  • FARIBAULT DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; FARIBAULT, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kenyon:

  • St Olaf College (about 17 miles; Northfield, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,141)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 33 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 39 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)
  • Riverland Community College (about 42 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • Normandale Community College (about 43 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 44 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)

Public high schools in Kenyon:

Public elementary/middle school in Kenyon:

See full list of schools located in Kenyon

Library in Kenyon:

  • KENYON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $154,642; Location: 709 2ND STREET; 14,392 books; 15,187 e-books; 271 audio materials; 665 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

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

Churches in Kenyon include: Saint Michael's Catholic Church (A), United Methodist Church (B), Saint John's United Church of Christ (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Pearl Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Goodhue 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 2013 was 58.3. This is better than average.

City:

58.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 6.6%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
46 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
56 people in nursing homes in 2000

Kenyon, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kenyon (2011 data):

  • Security State Bank of Kenyon: Security State Bank Of Kenyon at 602 Second Street, branch established on 1934/07/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $53.2 mil, Deposits: $44.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Ellingson Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Minnesota average:

10.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kenyon city (based on Goodhue County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,32036
Evangelical Protestant5,90140
Catholic5,8058
Other4893
None15,668-
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: 12
Goodhue County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Goodhue County:

5.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Goodhue County:

28.0%
Minnesota:

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

13.3%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kenyon:

48.5%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.6%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kenyon:

21.4%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.8%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kenyon:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kenyon:

35.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Kenyon:

75.7%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kenyon, MN Residents
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
Other Government Administration 2$9,850$59,1005$2,397
Police Protection - Officers 2$8,320$49,9208$5,049
Streets and Highways 1$4,871$58,4520$0
Sewerage 1$3,932$47,1840$0
Water Supply 1$4,658$55,8960$0
Electric Power 2$9,901$59,4060$0
Local Libraries 2$6,297$37,7821$737
Other and Unallocable 2$7,590$45,5409$3,944
Totals for Government 13$55,419$51,15623$12,127

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($1.65)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,113,000 ($612.55)
    Liquor Stores: $442,000 ($243.26)
    Sewerage: $282,000 ($155.20)
    General - Other: $240,000 ($132.09)
    Financial Administration: $236,000 ($129.88)
    Regular Highways: $208,000 ($114.47)
    Police Protection: $153,000 ($84.20)
    Water Utilities: $119,000 ($65.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $90,000 ($49.53)
    Fire Protection: $61,000 ($33.57)
    Libraries: $59,000 ($32.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($8.81)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($7.71)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($4.40)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $101,000 ($55.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $195,000 ($107.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $163,000 ($89.71)
    Electric Utilities: $54,000 ($29.72)
    Regular Highways: $38,000 ($20.91)
    Libraries: $14,000 ($7.71)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($4.95)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($2.75)
    Liquor Stores: $2,000 ($1.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $538,000 ($296.09)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $323,000 ($177.77)
    All Other: $90,000 ($49.53)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($47.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($15.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($10.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($7.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $232,000 ($127.68)
    General Revenue, NEC: $166,000 ($91.36)
    Interest Earnings: $53,000 ($29.17)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,349,000 ($742.43)
    Liquor Stores: $470,000 ($258.67)
    Water Utilities: $130,000 ($71.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $424,000 ($233.35)
    All Other: $30,000 ($16.51)
  • Tax - Property: $467,000 ($257.02)
    NEC: $4,000 ($2.20)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $1,910,000 ($1051.18)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,728,000 ($2051.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $65,000 ($35.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,205,000 ($1763.90)
    Electric Utilities: $1,755,000 ($965.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $458,000 ($252.06)
    Electric Utilities: $155,000 ($85.31)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,081,000 ($2246.01)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $646,000 ($355.53)

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,253 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
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  0.66% ($42,798 average AGI)
from Dakota County, MN  0.58% ($38,321)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.34% ($61,000)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,939 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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  0.83% ($37,006 average AGI)
to Dakota County, MN  0.73% ($49,145)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.38% ($48,394)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kenyon:

  • 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)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • KYMN (1080 AM; 1 kW; NORTHFIELD, MN)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOWZ (1170 AM; 3 kW; WASECA, MN; Owner: MAIN STREET BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kenyon:

  • KQCL (95.9 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOWZ-FM (100.9 FM; BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: BLOOMING PRAIRIE FARM RADIO INC.)
  • KBGY (107.5 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO II LLC)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WGVX (105.1 FM; LAKEVILLE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KRFO-FM (104.9 FM; OWATONNA, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Kenyon:

  • 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)

Kenyon fatal accident list:

Aug 22, 2001 10:28 PM, Sr-60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 20, 1981 04:23 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $522,000Total costs
  • 10,911Total average daily traffic
  • 1,114Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,670Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kenyon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 503 2nd St (Lat: 44.280250 Lon: -92.991861), Call Sign: KNFE363, Licensee ID: L00471801
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.415 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/2002, Expiration Date: 03/18/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2012Registrant: Kenyon Cooperative Oil Association, 503 2nd St, Kenyon, MN 55946, Phone: (507) 789-6201
  • 806 2nd St (Lat: 44.271361 Lon: -92.982417), Call Sign: KQB950, Licensee ID: L00053580
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHzGrant Date: 12/01/1997, Expiration Date: 12/31/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2003Registrant: Cannon Valley Coop, 806 2nd St, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • 50601 40th Ave (Lat: 44.499722 Lon: -92.916667), Call Sign: WPXZ760
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.315 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2003, Expiration Date: 07/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2013, Certifier: Arvid BoyumRegistrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5606-C South Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • Lat: 44.271944 Lon: -92.994167, Call Sign: WQCW220
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 462.187 MHzGrant Date: 03/27/2015, Expiration Date: 06/08/2025, Certifier: John BoughtonRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Email:
  • 709 2nd Street (Lat: 44.271667 Lon: -92.984444), Type: Upole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WQFW638
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHzGrant Date: 10/23/2006, Expiration Date: 10/23/2016, Certifier: Randy EggertRegistrant: Omni-Pro Software, 23879 455 Ave, Madison, SD 57042, Phone: (605) 256-6429, Fax: (605) 256-9539, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Kenyon, MN, Lat: 44.272222 Lon: -92.983889, Call Sign: WQAB215
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.368 MHz, 952.368 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2014, Expiration Date: 04/26/2024, Certifier: Randy EggertRegistrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 North Glebe Rd. #1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • Kenyon, 1005 Hwy 60 Blvd. (Lat: 44.277056 Lon: -92.974500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQMM917
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 09/28/2020, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 1500 West County Road B2 Ms730, Roseville, MN 55113, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • KENYON MWW, 47977 County 13 Boulevard (Lat: 44.255556 Lon: -92.981667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQQP474
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2013, Expiration Date: 02/07/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • KENYON, 3020 457th St. Way (Lat: 44.286472 Lon: -92.977417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQQR711
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA0VIQ, Previous Call Sign: KA3BMD, Grant Date: 03/14/1989, Expiration Date: 03/14/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2001, Registrant: Robert S Gunderson, 404 8th St, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Call Sign: KC0MGN, Licensee ID: L00461856, Grant Date: 01/18/2012, Expiration Date: 02/05/2022, Certifier: Douglas J Ployhar, Registrant: Douglas J Ployhar, 11539 E 200th St, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Call Sign: KC0VBO, Licensee ID: L01057367, Grant Date: 06/23/2015, Expiration Date: 08/30/2025, Certifier: Brian M Lorch, Registrant: Brian M Lorch, 1134 2nd St, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Call Sign: KC0VBP, Licensee ID: L01057368, Grant Date: 09/30/2015, Expiration Date: 09/30/2025, Certifier: Cameron M Lorch, Registrant: Cameron M Lorch, 1134 2nd St, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Call Sign: KD0EZW, Licensee ID: L01239882, Grant Date: 08/21/2008, Expiration Date: 08/21/2018, Certifier: Stephen T Erickson, Registrant: Stephen T Erickson, 108 Anglewood Dr, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Call Sign: KE0BGP, Licensee ID: L00726723, Grant Date: 07/11/2014, Expiration Date: 07/11/2024, Certifier: Todd R Cordes, Registrant: Todd R Cordes, 310 Whitetail Ln, Kenyon, MN 55946

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1737V , Serial Number: 17263732, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/1974
    Registrant (Partnership): Falls Hi Flyers LLP Cannon, 41390 County Rd 14, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Aircraft: HINER K J/HINER J S HINER MURPHY REBEL (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60JK , Serial Number: 142, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kirk J Hiner, 48276 40th Ave, Kenyon, MN 55946, Other Owners: James S Hiner
  • Aircraft: HINER KIRK RV10 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MATTITUCK TMX-540 (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70KJ , Serial Number: 40189, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 01/06/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Kirk J Hiner, 48276 40th Ave, Kenyon, MN 55946
  • Aircraft: HINER KIRK J ZENITH CH 750 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-235-C2C (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80KJ , Serial Number: 75-7602, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Kirk J Hiner, 48276 40th Ave, Kenyon, MN 55946

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

  • KENYON (Address: 709 Second Street , Population served: 1,701, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 9

Incident types - Kenyon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kenyon, MN
Most common first names in Kenyon, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2179.6 years
Anna1885.7 years
Clara1786.5 years
Donald1669.8 years
William1578.5 years
Albert1583.6 years
Helen1480.7 years
Alfred1381.9 years
Arthur1279.6 years
Walter1278.0 years
Most common last names in Kenyon, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Flom2081.7 years
Anderson1881.7 years
Jacobson1682.3 years
Lee1585.3 years
Johnson1587.4 years
Voxland1383.6 years
Hanson1379.8 years
Underdahl1281.2 years
Olson1276.6 years
Broin1282.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Kenyon, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Ford1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets1

Kenyon compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Kenyon on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Colombia (population 500+)"
There are 4 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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  • Andrew Thoreson (3)
  • Jay Richard Anderson (2)
  • Keith Williams (2)
  • Rodney W. Woock (1)
  • Amos E. Avery (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2017.