Little Rock, Minnesota

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Population in 2010: 1,208. Population change since 2000: +14.5%
Males: 669  (55.4%)
Females: 539  (44.6%)
Median resident age:  20.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56671.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,404 (it was $25,688 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$30,404
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,820 (it was $8,668 in 2000)

Little Rock CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,146 (it was $58,700 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$75,146
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $86,033; Detached houses: $105,507; Mobile homes: $24,981

Median gross rent in 2013: $552.

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  • Races in Little Rock, MN (2013)

    Little Rock races chart
    • 1,18985.9%American Indian alone
    • 1107.9%Asian alone
    • 795.7%White alone
    • 413.0%Hispanic
    • 382.7%Black alone
    • 130.9%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Little Rock: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 13.0 square miles.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (very low).

Little Rock, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Little Rock:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 22.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Little Rock CDP:

  • Never married: 63.1%
  • Now married: 19.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

32 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia).

This place:

2.3%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,076 (1.3%)

Little Rock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (106.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (218.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (551.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Red Lake, MN (1.8 miles ), Redby, MN (2.7 miles ), Ponemah, MN (3.7 miles ), Leonard, MN (4.1 miles) , Clearbrook, MN (4.5 miles ), Gonvick, MN (4.7 miles ), Tenstrike, MN (4.8 miles) , Turtle River, MN (4.8 miles) .

Latitude: 47.86 N, Longitude: 95.08 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

Little Rock household income distribution Little Rock home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Personal care and service occupations (22%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Little Rock, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Little Rock-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/5/1978, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Little Rock place center killed 4 people and injured 44 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/5/1981, a category F2 tornado 13.7 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Little Rock-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 158.3 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 161.8 miles away from Little Rock 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 166.4 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 326.8 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 778.1 miles away from Little Rock 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 325.3 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 Beltrami County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Little Rock topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Little Rock:

  • Bemidji State University (about 28 miles; Bemidji, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,316)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 54 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • University of North Dakota (about 93 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 105 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 105 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 106 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 113 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)

Public high schools in Little Rock:

Public elementary/middle schools in Little Rock:

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

Lakes: Rush Lake (A), Laxon Lake (B), Johnson Lake (C), Isle Lake (D), Green Lake (E), Fairbanks Lake (F), Ahlin Lake (G), Burt Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Point Creek (A), Little Rock Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beltrami County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 24.8% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  18.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Little Rock compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Minnesota average:

10.7

Little Rock travel time to work - commute Little Rock mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (38%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Wood (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 Little Rock CDP (based on Beltrami County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,20012
Mainline Protestant6,59120
Evangelical Protestant4,47131
Other7135
None25,467-
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: 7
Beltrami County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Beltrami County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Beltrami County:

27.9%
Minnesota:

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

20.4%
State:

13.0%

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Hubbard County, MN  0.48% ($25,189 average AGI)
from Cass County, MN  0.40% ($22,328)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.29% ($23,159)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
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 Hennepin County, MN  0.50% ($24,455 average AGI)
to Hubbard County, MN  0.44% ($48,000)
to Cass County, MN  0.32% ($21,429)

Strongest AM radio stations in Little Rock:

  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKBJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KBUN (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: PAUL BUNYAN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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))
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Little Rock:

  • KCRB-FM (88.5 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNBJ (91.3 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KKBJ-FM (103.7 FM; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBJI (98.3 FM; BLACKDUCK, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKEQ (107.1 FM; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Little Rock:

  • K59FR (Channel 59; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)
  • K61CM (Channel 61; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)
  • KAWE (Channel 9; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: NORTHERN MINNESOTA PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K63CI (Channel 63; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)
  • K65BN (Channel 65; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)
  • K67BM (Channel 67; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)
  • K69BT (Channel 69; RED LAKE, MN; Owner: RED LAKE BAND OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • William L Stakelin, 3.4 Mi Se (Lat: 45.814444 Lon: -94.027500), Type: 297.0, Overall height: 296 m
    Registrant: 8592920030, , 50 E. RIVERCENTER BLVD.
  • Dave Remund, 3.4 Mi Se (Lat: 45.814444 Lon: -94.027500), Type: 297.0, Overall height: 296 m
    Registrant: 2026372200, David.Burns@lw.Com, 555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000
  • Steven Price, 3.4 Mi Se (Lat: 45.814444 Lon: -94.027500), Type: 297.0, Overall height: 296 m
    Registrant: 5136511190, , 2000 FIFTH THIRD CENTER, 511 WALNUT
  • 3.4 Mi Se (Lat: 45.814444 Lon: -94.027500), Type: 297.0, Overall height: 296 m
    Registrant: 3202514422

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • LITTLE ROCK, 1 Mile South Of (Lat: 45.813833 Lon: -94.095250), Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: KAS89
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.50 MHz, 6286.20 MHz, 6375.20 MHz, 6404.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/26/1998
    Registrant: At&t Communications Of The Midwest Inc, 1200 Peachtree St Ne Locn 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309

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