Lake George, Minnesota

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Population in 2010: 230.
Males: 118  (51.4%)
Females: 112  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  54.4 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56458.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,616
Lake George:

$51,616
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,443

Lake George CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $196,648
Lake George:

$196,648
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $236,657; Detached houses: $252,404; Townhouses or other attached units: $248,349; In 2-unit structures: $183,523; Mobile homes: $88,523

Median gross rent in 2016: $778.

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  • Races in Lake George, MN (2010)

    Lake George races chart
    • 21794.3%White alone
    • 73.0%Hispanic
    • 31.3%Asian alone
    • 20.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lake George: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.6%), European (14.3%), Irish (11.1%), American (6.3%), Polish (6.3%), Scottish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1429 feet

Lake George,MN real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Lake George:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%

For population 15 years and over in Lake George CDP:

  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 65.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Minnesota:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,170 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $960 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (88.5 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (175.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (516.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Laporte, MN (3.4 miles) , Nevis, MN (4.2 miles ), Akeley, MN (4.3 miles ), Park Rapids, MN (4.4 miles ), Bemidji, MN (4.5 miles ), Walker, MN (4.5 miles ), Wilton, MN (4.6 miles) , Cass Lake, MN (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 47.20 N, Longitude: 94.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

Lake George household income distribution Lake George home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Tornado activity:

Lake George-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Lake George place center .

On 8/6/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.7 miles away from the place center killed 12 people and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake George-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 89% 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 117.1 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 122.4 miles away from Lake George center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 296.8 miles away from the city 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 132.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 774.3 miles away from Lake George center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hubbard County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake George:

  • Bemidji State University (about 21 miles; Bemidji, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,316)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 70 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 82 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 84 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 87 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 87 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 88 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)

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Notable locations in Lake George: Lake George Fire Department (A), Lake George Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lake George include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Lake George Bible Chapel (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Paine Lake (A), Long Lake (B), Lake George (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Lake George Pines Motel (37197 US71).

Hubbard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.0%
(1.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.0%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Minnesota average:

10.7

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lake George CDP (based on Hubbard County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,29310
Evangelical Protestant2,70317
Catholic2,1004
Other61
None12,326-
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
Hubbard County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Hubbard County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Hubbard County:

9.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

11.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Hubbard County:

27.0%
Minnesota:

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

11.1%
State:

13.0%

6.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
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 Beltrami County, MN  0.87% ($48,000 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.49% ($59,632)
from Cass County, MN  0.44% ($24,059)


7.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,611 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
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 Beltrami County, MN  0.94% ($25,189 average AGI)
to Wadena County, MN  0.52% ($22,951)
to Cass County, MN  0.51% ($18,825)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake George:

  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKBJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KBUN (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: PAUL BUNYAN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • KAKK (1570 AM; 1 kW; WALKER, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake George:

  • KKZY (95.5 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: BG BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KBHP (101.1 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: PAUL BUNYAN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDKK (97.5 FM; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DELAHUNT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXKK (92.5 FM; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: BERNADINE A. SCHUMACHER)
  • KBLB (93.3 FM; NISSWA, MN; Owner: BL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLLZ-FM (99.1 FM; WALKER, MN; Owner: BG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRB-FM (88.5 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNBJ (91.3 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WBJI (98.3 FM; BLACKDUCK, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKBJ-FM (103.7 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lake George:

  • K32FY (Channel 32; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K05IV (Channel 5; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KCCW-TV (Channel 12; WALKER, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KAWE (Channel 9; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: NORTHERN MINNESOTA PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K65DT (Channel 65; WALKER, MN; Owner: LEECH LAKE TV CORPORATION)
  • K67BZ (Channel 67; WALKER, MN; Owner: LEECH LAKE TV CORP.)
  • K69CP (Channel 69; WALKER, MN; Owner: LEECH LAKE TV CORP.)
  • K28DD (Channel 28; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K30DK (Channel 30; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFTC (Channel 26; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K49CU (Channel 49; WALKER, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lake George)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • LAKE GEORGE, 1.4 Km N Of State Hwy 71, 3.9 Km Ne Of (Lat: 47.222500 Lon: -94.953056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WPNB291
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Little Mantrap, .4 Miles East Of Mile Post 278.2 On T.H. 71 (Lat: 47.152583 Lon: -95.141000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WPTX729, Licensee ID: L00001503
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.175 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2002, Expiration Date: 07/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/13/2002, Certifier: James R MohnRegistrant: Minnesota State Of, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms 730, St. Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-9198, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:
  • Little Mantrap, .4 Miles East Of Mile Post 278.2 On T.H. 71, 8 Miles East Of (Lat: 47.152583 Lon: -95.141000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WPUN600
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.175 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2012, Expiration Date: 04/02/2022, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2012, Certifier: James R MohnRegistrant: Electronic Communications Ms730, 395 John Ireland Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-7419, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:
  • Kabekona, Lat: 47.216194 Lon: -94.877694, Type: Tower, Structure height: 25.3 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQPA791
    Assigned Frequencies: 6546.25 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 03/22/2022, Cancellation Date: 09/10/2014, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • ITASCA, At The Intersection Of Hwy 71 & 200 On The South Side Of Hwy 71 (Lat: 47.186111 Lon: -95.137778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQTB397
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/24/2013, Expiration Date: 12/24/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2015, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • A1O0452A, 2.4 Mi Ne (Lat: 47.222500 Lon: -94.953056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WQXA394
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/12/2016, Expiration Date: 01/12/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.29 Km N Of Us-71 & 3.86 Km Ne Of (Lat: 47.222444 Lon: -94.953056), Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: KNKK647
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4600 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2008, Certifier: Elizabeth L KohlerRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chtd., 1650 Tysons Blvd., Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB0FWQ, Licensee ID: L00331612, Grant Date: 02/14/2013, Expiration Date: 03/10/2023, Certifier: Thomas M Fogarty, Registrant: Thomas M Fogarty, Lake George, MN 56458
  • Call Sign: W0CHC, Licensee ID: L00971042, Grant Date: 01/27/2005, Expiration Date: 04/22/2015, Certifier: Donald E Mc Kay, Registrant: Donald E Mc Kay, Lake George, MN 56458
  • Call Sign: KD0CZN, Licensee ID: L01371675, Grant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Rebekah S Schrader, Registrant: Rebekah S Schrader, Lake George, MN 56458
  • Call Sign: KD0CZO, Licensee ID: L01371676, Grant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Patricia A Schrader, Registrant: Patricia A Schrader, Lake George, MN 56458-1606
  • Call Sign: KD0CZP, Licensee ID: L01371677, Grant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: John J Schrader, Registrant: John J Schrader, Lake George, MN 56458

Lake George compared to Minnesota 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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