Lansing, Minnesota

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Population in 2010: 181.
Males: 108  (59.7%)
Females: 73  (40.3%)
Median resident age:

50.9 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip code: 55950

Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,798
Lansing:

$56,798
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,826

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $136,517
Lansing:

$136,517
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $143,798; detached houses: $143,202
March 2019 cost of living index in Lansing: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 39.8%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

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  • Races in Lansing, MN (2019)
    • 10276.1%White alone
    • 3223.9%Hispanic
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Ancestries: German (31.0%), Norwegian (25.9%), European (12.1%), American (6.9%), Danish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1225 feet

5 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America).

This place:

3.7%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,209 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $793 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (31.5 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (83.9 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (299.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Mapleview, MN (2.0 miles),
Brownsdale, MN (2.3 miles ),
Austin, MN (2.3 miles ),
Waltham, MN (2.7 miles),
Sargeant, MN (3.1 miles),
Blooming Prairie, MN (3.1 miles ),
Hollandale, MN (3.4 miles ),
Hayfield, MN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 43.75 N, Longitude: 92.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 507

Distribution of median household income in Lansing, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lansing, MN in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.4%
Minnesota:

3.9%

Tornado activity:

Lansing-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Lansing place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the place center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lansing-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 88% greater 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 201.2 miles away from Lansing center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 210.9 miles away from Lansing center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 322.0 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 451.8 miles away from Lansing center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 260.6 miles away from the city 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 430.9 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 Mower County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Lansing:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - COMFORCARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • BURR OAK MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • GLENDALOUGH OF AUSTIN INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • REM WOODVALE INC CEDAR IV (Hospital, about 6 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • 1000 12TH STREET SOUTHWEST (Hospital, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • SACRED HEART HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)
  • SACRED HEART CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lansing:

  • Riverland Community College (about 5 miles; Austin, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,321)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 42 miles; Mason City, IA; FT enrollment: 2,235)
  • St Olaf College (about 51 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 59 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • South Central College (about 62 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 64 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lansing: Chateau Speedway (A), Lansing Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Lansing: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Lansing Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Mower County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.4%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Lansing:

Marital status in Lansing, MN
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 39.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

For population 25 years and over in Lansing:

  • High school or higher: 80.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lansing, MN (based on Mower County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant12,69730
Catholic9,39910
Evangelical Protestant3,57226
Other3162
None13,179-
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
This county:

3.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Mower County:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Mower County:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mower County:

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Mower County:

26.8%
State:

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

14.9%
State:

13.0%

5.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Olmsted County, MN  0.91% ($43,447 average AGI)
from Freeborn County, MN  0.49% ($38,156)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.33% ($31,961)


5.88% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,245 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Olmsted County, MN  0.96% ($46,353 average AGI)
to Freeborn County, MN  0.51% ($43,725)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.38% ($36,068)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lansing:

  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KAUS (1480 AM; 1 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOWZ (1170 AM; 3 kW; WASECA, MN; Owner: MAIN STREET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lansing:

  • K252DM (98.3 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: AUSTIN CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • KAUS-FM (99.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KMSK (91.3 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: MANKATO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KYBA (105.3 FM; STEWARTVILLE, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO)
  • K277AD (103.3 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KVGO (104.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, MN; Owner: KVGO, INC.)
  • KQPR (96.1 FM; ALBERT LEA, MN; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • K280EF (103.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KCPI (94.9 FM; ALBERT LEA, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KOWZ-FM (100.9 FM; BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: BLOOMING PRAIRIE FARM RADIO INC.)
  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KRUE (92.1 FM; WASECA, MN; Owner: MAIN STREET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBDC (88.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYTC (102.7 FM; NORTHWOOD, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • K299AL (107.7 FM; ALBERT LEA, MN; Owner: FREEBORN COUNTY CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Lansing:

  • KAAL (Channel 6; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: KAAL-TV, LLC)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K57EU (Channel 57; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • K43DH (Channel 43; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K45DF (Channel 45; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K49DB (Channel 49; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K51CY (Channel 51; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K53DI (Channel 53; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K55FJ (Channel 55; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • K61EU (Channel 61; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: TELEVIEW SYSTEMS OF MINNESOTA)
  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 18.9mTotal length
  • $193,000,000Total costs
  • 7,186Total average daily traffic
  • 459Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,604Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lansing, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lansing, MN

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Lansing, Lat: 43.747028 Lon: -92.972917, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQNE611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 01/11/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2021, Certifier: Daniel H Petsinger, Registrant: Radio Link Internet, 8162 Sw 81st St, Ellendale, MN 56026, Phone: (507) 417-4176, Email:
  • Lansing, No Exact Street Adress (Lat: 43.747222 Lon: -92.972722), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WRJM915,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2020, Expiration Date: 09/28/2030, Certifier: Corey Hauer, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD0RJU, Licensee ID: L01696148, Grant Date: 03/23/2012, Expiration Date: 03/23/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/24/2012, Certifier: William G Littlepage, Registrant: William G Littlepage, 26853 540th Ave, Lansing, MN 55950
  • Call Sign: K0AYE, Previous Call Sign: KD0RJU, Licensee ID: L01696148, Grant Date: 04/24/2012, Expiration Date: 04/24/2022, Certifier: William G Littlepage, Registrant: William G Littlepage, 26853 540th Ave, Lansing, MN 55950

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lansing, MN
  • 100.0%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lansing, MN
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Lansing compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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