For population 25 years and over in McGrath:
For population 15 years and over in McGrath city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,400 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (64.2 miles , pop. 59,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (88.5 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (412.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Isle, MN (3.4 miles ), Wahkon, MN (3.8 miles ), Finlayson, MN (4.2 miles ), Denham, MN (4.2 miles) , Rutledge, MN (4.4 miles) , Sandstone, MN (4.6 miles ), Willow River, MN (4.6 miles ), Onamia, MN (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.24 N, Longitude: 93.27 W
Area code: 320
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+4.8%).
Average climate in McGrath, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
McGrath-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/30/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the McGrath city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Aitkin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McGrath:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 15.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.194. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in McGrath and their reported violations in the past:VIE'S PLACE (Address: 15319 State Highway 65 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in McGrath that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.5%
(35.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
McGrath compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for McGrath city (based on Aitkin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.47%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
McGrath government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
McGrath government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
McGrath government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,157 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,714 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in McGrath:
Strongest FM radio stations in McGrath:
McGrath fatal accident list:
Apr 30, 2000 03:20 PM, Sr-65, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 175
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 155
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in McGrath)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4