Le Center, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 2,516 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.3%
 
Males: 1,318  (52.4%)
Females: 1,198  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

34.4 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56057.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,179 (it was $38,690 in 2000)
Le Center:

$57,179
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,176 (it was $17,225 in 2000)

Le Center city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,697 (it was $85,100 in 2000)
Le Center:

$154,697
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $259,194; detached houses: $265,857; townhouses or other attached units: $239,612; in 2-unit structures: $160,066; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $164,157; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $113,182; mobile homes: $63,787

Median gross rent in 2019: $730.

March 2019 cost of living index in Le Center: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.2%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Le Center, MN (2019)
    • 1,90075.8%White alone
    • 58923.5%Hispanic
    • 70.3%Two or more races
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Le Center, Minnesota as of April 12, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Le Center is 1,217 to 1.


Crime rates in Le Center by year

Type

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(81.0)
1
(40.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(287.4)
17
(688.5)
7
(282.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index11.533.214.1

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City-data.com crime index in Le Center, MN

Crime rate in Le Center detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Minnesota average:

1.71
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Ancestries: German (28.3%), Czech (6.2%), Irish (6.1%), American (5.5%), Norwegian (2.8%), Polish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1052 feet

Land area: 1.49 square miles.

Population density: 1,693 people per square mile   (low).

Le Center, Minnesota map

342 residents are foreign born (13.4% Latin America).

This city:

13.6%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,925 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,932 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Burnsville, MN (33.7 miles , pop. 60,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (45.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (352.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Cleveland, MN (2.6 miles ),
Montgomery, MN (2.9 miles ),
Heidelberg, MN (3.0 miles),
Kilkenny, MN (3.1 miles),
Le Sueur, MN (3.2 miles ),
St. Peter, MN (3.5 miles ),
Henderson, MN (3.6 miles ),
New Prague, MN (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 44.39 N, Longitude: 93.73 W

Area code: 507

Distribution of median household income in Le Center, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Le Center, MN in 2019
Le Center satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,300
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $206,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $206,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $136,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $167,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Le Center, MN residents
Average permit cost in Le Center, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +130 (+6.2%).
Most common industries in Le Center, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Food (8.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.8%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (12.7%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (9.9%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Le Center, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Food processing workers (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Food processing workers (8.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)

Average climate in Le Center, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Le Center, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Le Center-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Le Center city center killed 6 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Le Center-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 78% 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 143.5 miles away from Le Center center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 153.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 281.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 282.0 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 181.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from Le Center center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Le Sueur County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Le Center topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Le Center:

  • LE SUEUR COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH (88 SOUTH PARK AVENUE)
  • CENTRAL HEALTH CARE (444 NORTH CORDOVA)
  • CENTRAL NSG HM (444 N CORDOVA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Le Center:

  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 13 miles; Saint Peter, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 22 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • South Central College (about 22 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • St Olaf College (about 28 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Normandale Community College (about 37 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 41 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 46 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)

Public elementary/middle school in Le Center:

  • LE CENTER PRE K-8 (Location: 150 W TYRONE ST, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Le Center: Le Sueur County Fairgrounds (A), Le Sueur County Courthouse (B), Le Sueur County Law Enforcement Center (C), Le Center City Hall (D), Le Center Public Library (E), Le Center Police Department (F), Le Center Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Le Center include: Le Center Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Yeshua Christian Center Church (B), Saint Paul Episcopal Church (C), Saint Mary's Church (D), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (E), United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Le Center include: South Park (1), Centennial Park (2), Courthouse Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Spruce Board & Lodging & Motel (325 South Cordova Avenue).

Courts: Le Sueur County - Le Sueur County Court House- County Garage (815 4th Street), Le Sueur County - Administration- Le Sueur County Court House- Sheriff's Of (88 South Park Avenue).

Birthplace of: John E. Simonett - Judge and attorney.

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

2.7 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.7%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.3%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Le Center in 2000:

  • 55 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Le Center (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Le Center: First State Bank Of Le Center at 88 North Park Avenue, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $68.0 mil, Deposits: $59.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First State Agency Of Le Center, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Le Center: The First National Bank Of Le Center at 10 West Minnesota Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $78.1 mil, Deposits: $62.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Traxshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Le Center:

Marital status in Le Center, MN
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Le Center:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Le Center
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Le Center, MN (based on Le Sueur County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,03514
Catholic4,71114
Evangelical Protestant2,27611
Other2-
None15,679-
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: 5
Here:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Le Sueur County:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Minnesota:

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

16.2%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Le Center:

44.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.9%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Le Center:

28.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Le Center:

30.7%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Le Center:

51.0%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Le Center, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$13,252$53,0080$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$15,582$62,3286$3,810
Streets and Highways 3$18,306$73,2240$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,442$44,6520$0
Water Supply 1$7,164$85,9680$0
Sewerage 1$1,281$15,3720$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 5$892
Totals for Government 13$63,028$58,18011$4,702

Le Center government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,228,000 ($885.53)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $881,000 ($350.16)
    Sewerage: $676,000 ($268.68)
    Water Utilities: $620,000 ($246.42)
    Regular Highways: $423,000 ($168.12)
    General - Other: $363,000 ($144.28)
    Police Protection: $361,000 ($143.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $137,000 ($54.45)
    Financial Administration: $124,000 ($49.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($48.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000 ($27.03)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($5.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $225,000 ($89.43)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $41,000 ($16.30)
    Police Protection: $31,000 ($12.32)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($3.97)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $93,000 ($36.96)

Le Center government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $618,000 ($245.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($48.89)
    Other: $60,000 ($23.85)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $138,000 ($54.85)
    General Revenue - Other: $62,000 ($24.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $49,000 ($19.48)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($2.38)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $877,000 ($348.57)
    Water Utilities: $528,000 ($209.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $794,000 ($315.58)
    Other: $67,000 ($26.63)
  • Tax - Property: $1,073,000 ($426.47)
    Other License: $19,000 ($7.55)
    Public Utilities Sales: $11,000 ($4.37)

Le Center government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,190,000 ($3255.17)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,252,000 ($2484.90)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,682,000 ($1065.98)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $744,000 ($295.71)

Le Center government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,238,000 ($492.05)

6.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,127 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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 Scott County, MN  1.26% ($52,185 average AGI)
from Nicollet County, MN  0.74% ($60,744)
from Blue Earth County, MN  0.68% ($61,114)


7.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.34%
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 Scott County, MN  1.23% ($49,559 average AGI)
to Blue Earth County, MN  0.82% ($43,568)
to Nicollet County, MN  0.75% ($37,977)

Businesses in Le Center, MN

  • Ford: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Le Center:

  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KTOE (1420 AM; 5 kW; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRBI (1310 AM; 1 kW; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Le Center:

  • KRDS-FM (95.5 FM; NEW PRAGUE, MN; Owner: RADIO SOUTHERN MINNESOTA, LLC)
  • KGAC (90.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KDOG (96.7 FM; NORTH MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KNGA (91.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KYSM-FM (103.5 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEEZ-FM (99.1 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KXLP (93.1 FM; NEW ULM, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQCL (95.9 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOWZ-FM (100.9 FM; BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: BLOOMING PRAIRIE FARM RADIO INC.)
  • KRBI-FM (105.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KMSU (89.7 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MANKATO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBGY (107.5 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO II LLC)
  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KRUE (92.1 FM; WASECA, MN; Owner: MAIN STREET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.1mTotal length
  • $476,000,000Total costs
  • 55,333Total average daily traffic
  • 4,590Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,047Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Le Center)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 1.5 Mi N Hwy 99 (Lat: 44.389139 Lon: -93.729944), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WGB497, Licensee ID: L00109180,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.325 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/1996, Expiration Date: 04/23/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2001, Registrant: Frontier Communications Of Minnesota Inc, 14450 Burnhaven Dr, Burnsville, MN 55337, Phone: (612) 435-3133
  • 225 S Cordova Ave (Lat: 44.385000 Lon: -93.727500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPZA826,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/2003, Expiration Date: 12/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2010, Certifier: Jeff Herre, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 44.383889 Lon: -93.731667, Call Sign: WQHA227,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.412 MHz, 456.412 MHz, 451.712 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2017, Expiration Date: 06/07/2027, Certifier: Michael Taylor, Registrant: Ancom Communications, Inc., 1800 Cliff Road East, Suite 17, Burnsville, MN 55337, Phone: (952) 808-0033, Email:
  • Lat: 44.384417 Lon: -93.729278, Call Sign: WQQJ252,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.837 MHz, 457.837 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2013, Expiration Date: 01/04/2023, Certifier: Christi Carter, Registrant: 3m Resident Monitoring, 7170 W. Donges Bay Road, Mequon, WI 53092, Phone: (800) 606-0661, Email:
  • Lat: 44.388556 Lon: -93.732083, Call Sign: WQRA997,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.187 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2013, Expiration Date: 04/08/2023, Certifier: Scott Schmidt, Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 44.377667 Lon: -93.736500, Call Sign: WQTJ216,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.750 MHz, 457.300 MHz, 457.750 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 02/12/2024, Certifier: Mike Schloesser, Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications, 1115 Cross Street, North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Fax: (507) 625-6725, Email:
  • 444 N Cordova Ave (Lat: 44.396028 Lon: -93.727778), Call Sign: WQYD801,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 452.162 MHz, 457.162 MHz, 452.412 MHz, 457.412 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2016, Expiration Date: 08/26/2026, Certifier: Karl Pelovsky, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, 1 Mi W 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 44.377167 Lon: -93.758833), Structure height: 14.6 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WNTS434,
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.850 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/1998, Expiration Date: 08/25/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/25/2008, Phone: (515) 228-2183
  • LE CENTER, 27734 Lesueur Creek Rd (Lat: 44.399417 Lon: -93.819944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Overall height: 114.3 m, Call Sign: WQGC214,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 11/01/2016, Expiration Date: 12/05/2026, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • LeCenter, On Le Sueur Co Rd 110, .4 Mile West Of Co Hwy 5. (Lat: 44.352444 Lon: -93.679806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQNQ940,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6808.75 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2011, Expiration Date: 04/25/2021, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh, Registrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7960, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • LE CENTER (MNDOT), On Le Sueur Co Rd 110, .4 Mile West Of Co Hwy 5. (Lat: 44.352444 Lon: -93.679806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQPP906,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 07/17/2022, Certifier: Larry Sycks, Registrant: Psc Alliance Inc., 4921 5th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419, Phone: (612) 216-1502, Fax: (888) 384-9171, Email:
  • LE SUEUR SHERIFFS, 130 S. Park Avenue (Lat: 44.387806 Lon: -93.732000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQPP910,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 07/17/2022, Certifier: Larry Sycks, Registrant: Psc Alliance Inc., 4921 5th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419, Phone: (612) 216-1502, Fax: (888) 384-9171, Email:
  • A1P0586A, 455 Plut Ave. (Lat: 44.382222 Lon: -93.730278), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44.8 m, Call Sign: WQUH871,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2014, Expiration Date: 07/14/2024, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • Brad Theis, 24169-23601 366th St (Lat: 44.419472 Lon: -93.743778), Type: Silo, Structure height: 33 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WRFH890,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 03/05/2020, Expiration Date: 03/05/2030, Certifier: Corey M Hauer, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Le Center)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1662J , Serial Number: 28-24059, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Gary P Meyer, 43598 245th Ave, Le Center, MN 56057

Most common first names in Le Center, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5785.3 years
John4679.8 years
George2877.3 years
Anna2886.5 years
Frank2783.0 years
William2680.1 years
Joseph2582.0 years
Edward1979.4 years
Margaret1883.4 years
Francis1680.3 years
Most common last names in Le Center, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Traxler2381.2 years
Holicky1778.5 years
Blaschko1776.5 years
Krenik1681.1 years
Tiede1378.2 years
Erkel1286.3 years
Meyer1279.0 years
Zimmerman1274.2 years
Smisek1084.3 years
Mccabe986.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Le Center, MN
  • 91.3%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Le Center, MN
  • 66.2%Utility gas
  • 30.4%Electricity
  • 3.4%Other fuel


Le Center compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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