Medina, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 5,668 (35% urban, 65% rural). Population change since 2000: +41.5%
Males: 2,837  (50.1%)
Females: 2,831  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  43.8 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55340.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $126,992 (it was $88,847 in 2000)
Medina:

$126,992
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $76,754 (it was $49,127 in 2000)

Medina city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $481,747 (it was $237,100 in 2000)
Medina:

$481,747
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $660,561; Detached houses: $719,033; Townhouses or other attached units: $430,210; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $241,048

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,453.

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  • Races in Medina, MN (2010)

    Medina races chart
    • 4,56293.3%White alone
    • 1563.2%Asian alone
    • 611.2%Hispanic
    • 561.1%Two or more races
    • 471.0%Black alone
    • 40.08%American Indian alone
    • 40.08%Other race alone
    • 20.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Medina: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.5%), Irish (12.2%), Swedish (8.0%), Norwegian (7.0%), English (6.5%), Polish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 25.6 square miles.

Population density: 222 people per square mile   (very low).

Medina,MN real estate house value index trend

Medina, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Medina:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Medina city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 68.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

195 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe).

This city:

3.8%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,610 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,110 (1.1%)

Medina satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Plymouth, MN (5.9 miles , pop. 65,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (15.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (369.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Loretto, MN (1.8 miles ), Corcoran, MN (2.0 miles ), Long Lake, MN (2.0 miles ), Maple Plain, MN (2.2 miles ), Orono, MN (2.4 miles ), Wayzata, MN (2.4 miles ), Plymouth, MN (2.4 miles ), Independence, MN (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $316,300
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $298,100
  • 1999: 44 buildings, average cost: $346,500
  • 2000: 37 buildings, average cost: $445,100
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $563,900
  • 2002: 60 buildings, average cost: $620,900
  • 2003: 69 buildings, average cost: $687,000
  • 2004: 53 buildings, average cost: $752,500
  • 2005: 50 buildings, average cost: $801,800
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $747,600
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $985,200
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $638,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $856,400
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $488,900
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $692,800
  • 2012: 59 buildings, average cost: $429,500
  • 2013: 161 buildings, average cost: $388,100
  • 2014: 107 buildings, average cost: $385,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.04 N, Longitude: 93.57 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,721 (+33.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 412 (18.0%)

Medina household income distribution Medina home values distribution

Crime rates in Medina by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1110N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A30
per 100,000 24.523.923.30.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A58.90.0
Robberies 1000110001000
per 100,000 24.50.00.00.020.919.90.00.00.020.30.00.00.0
Assaults 1111521012021
per 100,000 24.523.923.321.4104.739.719.30.018.940.60.039.318.9
Burglaries 1881929232515206191489
per 100,000 440.4191.1442.4619.7481.7496.7289.5384.0113.3385.4280.3157.1169.7
Thefts 6947708474861049494129847492
per 100,000 1,688.31,122.81,629.81,794.91,549.71,708.72,007.31,804.61,774.62,616.61,681.71,453.01,734.5
Auto thefts 9355536121152
per 100,000 220.271.7116.4106.8104.759.6115.819.237.820.320.098.237.7
Arson 1030000000102
per 100,000 24.50.069.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.020.00.037.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 148.088.0128.9128.2131.5121.9113.8100.785.8147.688.6132.188.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Medina detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +908 (+29.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Medina, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Medina, Minnesota average temperatures Medina, Minnesota average precipitation Medina, Minnesota humidity Medina, Minnesota wind speed Medina, Minnesota snowfall Medina, Minnesota sunshine Medina, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Medina-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Medina city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 9.3 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:

Medina-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 92% 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 127.5 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 139.2 miles away from Medina center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 292.9 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 167.8 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 69.8 miles away from Medina center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 308.4 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 Hennepin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medina topographic map

Birthplace of: Ryan Saunders - College basketball player (Minnesota Golden Gophers).

Main business address for: POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC/MN (MISCELLANEOUS TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT).

Hospitals and medical centers near Medina:

  • HAMMER MCGLINCH (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MN)
  • OUTREACH PLYMOUTH HOME WEST (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PLYMOUTH, MN)
  • HAMMER LAWNDALE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MAPLE GROVE, MN)
  • LONG LAKE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LONG LAKE, MN)
  • LONG LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LONG LAKE, MN)
  • HAVEN HOMES OF MAPLE PLAIN (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MAPLE PLAIN, MN)
  • SHADYWAY GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WAYZATA, MN)

Amtrak station near Medina:

  • 20 miles: ST. PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS (ST. PAUL, 730 TRANSFER RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medina:

  • Hennepin Technical College (about 10 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,515)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 11 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 14 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 15 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)
  • Capella University (about 16 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 21,718)
  • Walden University (about 16 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)
  • Augsburg College (about 18 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 2,954)

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Notable locations in Medina: Baker National Golf Course (A), Loretto Station (B), Rolling Green Country Club (C), Hamel Volunteer Fire Department (D), Loretto City Hall (E), Loretto Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Medina: POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC/MN (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery (1), Holy Name Cemetery (2), Saint Anne's Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lake Ardmore (A), Lake Medina (B), Thomas Lake (C), Winterhalter Lake (D), Wolsfeld Lake (E), Thies Lake (F), Spurzem Lake (G), School Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Spurzem Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Medina include: Maple Hill Park (1), Morris T Baker County Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hennepin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 87.2. This is about average.

City:

87.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0845. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0845
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.26
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.460. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.460
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.11. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.11
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00276. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00276
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.3%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  81.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.5%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
8 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

Medina travel time to work - commute Medina mode of transportation to work chart

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 Medina city (based on Hennepin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic215,20574
Mainline Protestant193,498234
Evangelical Protestant162,094393
Other41,287110
Black Protestant10,81221
Orthodox3,3376
None526,192-
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: 203
Hennepin County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 14
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 78
Hennepin County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 283
Hennepin County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 807
Here:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Hennepin County:

22.8%
Minnesota:

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

15.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Medina:

56.3%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

56.5%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Medina:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Medina:

19.3%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Medina:

8.8%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Medina:

61.7%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Medina:

80.4%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Medina, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,239$61,4340$0
Other Government Administration 5$26,997$64,7935$1,346
Police Protection - Officers 10$65,399$78,4790$0
Police - Other 1$4,730$56,7602$3,682
Streets and Highways 2$12,391$74,3460$0
Sewerage 1$6,348$76,1760$0
Water Supply 2$11,271$67,6260$0
Totals for Government 23$137,375$71,6747$5,028

Medina government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $205,000 ($36.17)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $618,000 ($109.03)
    General - Other: $500,000 ($88.21)
    Regular Highways: $409,000 ($72.16)
    Fire Protection: $255,000 ($44.99)
    Water Utilities: $212,000 ($37.40)
    Sewerage: $197,000 ($34.76)
    Financial Administration: $159,000 ($28.05)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $96,000 ($16.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $61,000 ($10.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($5.65)
    Central Staff Services: $25,000 ($4.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $247,000 ($43.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $84,000 ($14.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $45,000 ($7.94)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($2.65)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $635,000 ($112.03)

Medina government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $527,000 ($92.98)
    Sewerage: $280,000 ($49.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $263,000 ($46.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($2.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,000 ($3.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($1.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $720,000 ($127.03)
    Interest Earnings: $269,000 ($47.46)
    General Revenue, NEC: $206,000 ($36.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $277,000 ($48.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $206,000 ($36.34)
    All Other: $89,000 ($15.70)
  • Tax - Property: $1,175,000 ($207.30)
    NEC: $159,000 ($28.05)

Medina government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $2,244,000 ($395.91)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,190,000 ($209.95)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $475,000 ($83.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,178,000 ($384.26)
    Other, NEC: $465,000 ($82.04)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $66,000 ($11.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $250,000 ($44.11)

Medina government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $261,000 ($46.05)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,668,000 ($823.57)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,857,000 ($504.06)

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($501 average AGI)
Hennepin County:

0.04%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ramsey County, MN  1.08% ($37,449 average AGI)
from Anoka County, MN  0.63% ($35,260)
from Dakota County, MN  0.61% ($41,449)


6.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,322 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($747 average AGI)
Hennepin County:

0.08%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ramsey County, MN  1.06% ($36,445 average AGI)
to Anoka County, MN  0.63% ($36,705)
to Dakota County, MN  0.59% ($41,230)

Strongest AM radio stations in Medina:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDIZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KYCR (1570 AM; 4 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING COMPANY,)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Medina:

  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KFAI (90.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INC.)
  • WGVZ (105.7 FM; EDEN PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Medina:

  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Medina fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Medina fatal accident list:

Dec 2, 2014 09:43 PM, Us-12, Lat: 45.00324, Lon: -93.64527, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 2013 10:21 PM, Cr-115 Hamel Rd, Lat: 45.04134, Lon: -93.56299, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 21, 2011 09:32 PM, Hamel Rd 0427000115, Lat: 45.04074, Lon: -93.61768, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 10, 2011 08:22 AM, Sr-55, Sioux Dr, Lat: 45.04330, Lon: -93.52544, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 6, 2008 07:34 AM, Sr-55 0300000055, Willow Dr, Lat: 45.05454, Lon: -93.57541, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 7, 2008 08:10 PM, Willow Dr 1025100024, Cr 24, Lat: 45.01696, Lon: -93.58358, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 8, 2007 05:03 PM, Sr-55 0300000055, Rollinghillsrd, Lat: 45.06449, Lon: -93.60513, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 29m95ftTotal length
  • 41,800Total average daily traffic
  • 2,090Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,000Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Medina)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4352 Willow Dr (Lat: 45.061111 Lon: -93.587778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WPHM867
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.712 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 03/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Certifier: Michael LambringRegistrant: Hall Estill Hardwick Gable Golden & Nelson, 1120 20th St Nw North Bldg Ste 700, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 973-1210

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 2052 Cr 24 (Lat: 45.016639 Lon: -93.577722), Call Sign: KCE634, Licensee ID: L00043336
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.925 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2002, Expiration Date: 08/21/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2012Registrant: City Of Medina, 2052 County Rd 24, Medina, MN 55340, Phone: (612) 473-4643
  • 2052 Cr 24 (Lat: 45.016639 Lon: -93.577722), Call Sign: WNQH234, Licensee ID: L00001748
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz, 155.805 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2004, Expiration Date: 09/13/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2012Registrant: County Of Hennepin, 9300 Naper St, Golden Valley, MN 55427-3728, Phone: (612) 596-1923
  • 2052 Cr 24 (Lat: 45.016639 Lon: -93.577722), Call Sign: WNQI311, Licensee ID: L00001748
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.830 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2004, Expiration Date: 09/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2012Registrant: County Of Hennepin, 9300 Naper St, Golden Valley, MN 55427-3728, Phone: (612) 596-1923
  • 1600 Prairie Dr (Lat: 45.051639 Lon: -93.570500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WPMH408
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.385 MHz, 154.385 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/1998, Expiration Date: 07/28/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2002, Certifier: Michael D HoganRegistrant: County Of Hennepin, 9300 Naper St, Minneapolis, MN 55427-3728, Fax: (612) 525-6243
  • Lat: 45.031917 Lon: -93.520222, Call Sign: WPLL573
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHzGrant Date: 08/06/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: Keith C GreeningerRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-0226, Fax: (952) 469-0170, Email:
  • Lat: 45.016667 Lon: -93.583333, Call Sign: WPWD550, Licensee ID: L00206008
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHz, 456.225 MHz, 451.950 MHz, 456.950 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2012, Expiration Date: 10/23/2022, Certifier: Kathleen NelsonRegistrant: Great River Energy, 17845 E Hwy 10, Elk River, MN 55330, Phone: (763) 241-2220, Fax: (763) 241-6020

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Medina, Hwy 55 & Arrowhead Dr. (Lat: 45.051667 Lon: -93.570556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WPQL289
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2010, Expiration Date: 05/05/2020, Certifier: Signature On FileRegistrant: County Of Hennepin, 1245 Shenandoah Lane N, Plymouth, MN 55447, Phone: (612) 596-1923, Fax: (763) 525-6243, Email:
  • MSPMCH, 4005 Highway 55 (Lat: 45.064167 Lon: -93.629139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 80.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQIL588
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2008, Expiration Date: 03/11/2018, Certifier: Kurt MaassRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • MS73XC955, 3575 Pinto Dr. (Lat: 45.044194 Lon: -93.541917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.3 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WQQS470
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 02/22/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1600 Prairie Drive (Lat: 45.048750 Lon: -93.567611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 10.3 m, Call Sign: WQUY334
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.850 MHzGrant Date: 11/14/2014, Expiration Date: 11/14/2024, Certifier: Daniel AndersonRegistrant: Hennepin County Emergency Management, 1600 Prairie Drive, Medina, MN 55340, Phone: (612) 596-0253, Fax: (763) 478-4001, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: K0LNG, Licensee ID: L01469778, Grant Date: 02/26/2009, Expiration Date: 04/23/2019, Registrant: Robert M Clarke, 1234 Hwy 55, Medina, MN 55340
  • Call Sign: KA0ZIL, Licensee ID: L01284553, Grant Date: 05/18/2007, Expiration Date: 05/18/2017, Registrant: Steven J Jacobson, 2482 Bobolink Rd, Medina, MN 55356-9533
  • Call Sign: N0OEK, Licensee ID: L00345486, Grant Date: 04/13/2001, Expiration Date: 06/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/12/2013, Registrant: Terri A Zeh Jacobson, 2482 Bobolink Rd, Medina, MN 55356-9533
  • Call Sign: N9THB, Licensee ID: L00709897, Grant Date: 11/21/2013, Expiration Date: 11/21/2023, Certifier: Lindsey S Ogdahl, Registrant: Lindsey S Ogdahl, 201 Cherry Hill Trail, Medina, MN 55340
  • Call Sign: W0OZI, Grant Date: 04/09/1999, Expiration Date: 04/09/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2011, Registrant: Dayton A Johnson, 4385 Cr 116, Medina, MN 55340
  • Call Sign: WC0HC, Previous Call Sign: KB0RXZ, Licensee ID: L00569260, Grant Date: 03/05/2008, Expiration Date: 03/05/2018, Certifier: Daniel D Anderson, Registrant: Hennepin County Radio Club, 1600 Prairie Drive, Medina, MN 55340

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 200PL , Serial Number: BB-1597, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): Polaris Industries Inc, 2100 Highway 55, Medina, MN 55340
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 560XL (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 13, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW545C (4119 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 420PL , Serial Number: 560-6180, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Polaris Industries Inc, 2100 Highway 55, Medina, MN 55340
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 442PL , Serial Number: BB-1679, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/02/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Polaris Industries Inc, 2100 Highway 55, Medina, MN 55340
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 2 VISION + (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 741HF , Serial Number: PH645440880
    Registrant (Individual): Mario Fabrizio, 290 Calamus Cir, Medina, MN 55340
  • Aircraft: DJI INNOVATIONS PHANTOM 3 PROFESSION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 742HF , Serial Number: P76DCF19017394
    Registrant (Individual): Mario Fabrizio, 290 Calamus Cir, Medina, MN 55340
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-220T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9246Q , Serial Number: 3448045, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel J Sullivan, 1245 Oakview Rd, Medina, MN 55356
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 9911D , Serial Number: 18-6952
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel J Sullivan, 1245 Oakview Rd, Medina, MN 55356

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$220,18240$397,250226$322,4515$160,6001$469,0007$505,714
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$419,75019$441,6842$72,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$09$394,33350$359,4603$47,6670$01$417,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$06$446,33330$373,6672$32,5000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$945,2861$10,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0271.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$282,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$406,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$167,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$167,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0271.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 12

Incident types - Medina

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Medina, MN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Medina, MN
NameCountNameCount
Caribou Coffee1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subway1
McDonald's1T-Mobile1
OfficeMax1Target1

Medina compared to Minnesota state average:

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

Medina on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Austria (population 500+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 (55340) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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