Monticello, Minnesota

Submit your own pictures of this city and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 13,599 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +72.8%
Males: 6,696  (49.2%)
Females: 6,903  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

34.7 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 55362.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $67,246 (it was $45,384 in 2000)
Monticello:

$67,246
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,818 (it was $19,229 in 2000)

Monticello city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $214,264 (it was $125,900 in 2000)
Monticello:

$214,264
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $248,134; detached houses: $269,493; townhouses or other attached units: $150,542; in 2-unit structures: $366,502; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $35,867; mobile homes: $38,117

Median gross rent in 2017: $958.

March 2019 cost of living index in Monticello: 111.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.6%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Black residents, 9.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Monticello, MN (2017)
    • 11,87987.9%White alone
    • 8396.2%Hispanic
    • 2321.7%Black alone
    • 2251.7%Two or more races
    • 1080.8%American Indian alone
    • 990.7%Asian alone

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

Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Monticello, MN forum
Recent posts about Monticello, Minnesota on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Monticello is mentioned 211 times on our forum:
Monticello to Brooklyn Center  (6 replies)
Monticello for Retirees?  (0 replies)
What’s Saint Cloud like?  (37 replies)
Considering a Move to Minnesota  (18 replies)
Community To Move To?  (11 replies)
Anyone from or know about Otsego  (11 replies)

Latest news from Monticello, MN collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Monticello, MN City Guides:

Ancestries: German (32.8%), Norwegian (7.0%), Finnish (6.1%), American (5.8%), French Canadian (4.7%), Irish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 6.22 square miles.

Population density: 2,186 people per square mile   (low).

Monticello, Minnesota map

439 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America).

This city:

3.2%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,009 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,620 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Maple Grove, MN (21.3 miles , pop. 50,365).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (34.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (388.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Big Lake, MN (1.9 miles ),
Becker, MN (2.7 miles ),
Albertville, MN (2.8 miles ),
Buffalo, MN (3.0 miles ),
Silver Creek, MN (3.0 miles ),
St. Michael, MN (3.0 miles ),
Otsego, MN (3.1 miles ),
Elk River, MN (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 45.30 N, Longitude: 93.80 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,430 (+17.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,330 (33.1%)

Area code: 763

Distribution of median household income in Monticello, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Monticello, MN in 2017
Monticello satellite photo by USGS

Monticello tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 128 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 1998: 186 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 1999: 131 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2000: 148 buildings, average cost: $101,500
  • 2001: 222 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2002: 222 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2003: 159 buildings, average cost: $128,200
  • 2004: 244 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2005: 263 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2006: 89 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2007: 68 buildings, average cost: $197,100
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $198,800
  • 2009: 29 buildings, average cost: $198,600
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $191,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2013: 39 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2014: 65 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2015: 41 buildings, average cost: $203,900
  • 2016: 60 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2017: 48 buildings, average cost: $214,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Monticello, MN residents
Average permit cost in Monticello, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Historical population in Monticello, MN
Historical housing units in Monticello, MN
Most common industries in Monticello, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.4%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Utilities (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Monticello, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.8%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)

Average climate in Monticello, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Monticello, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.1. This is about average.

City:

65.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Monticello-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Monticello city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 23.1 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:

Monticello-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 91% 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 111.8 miles away from Monticello center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 123.8 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 285.6 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 152.4 miles away from Monticello center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.3 miles away from Monticello 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 308.1 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 Wright County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monticello topographic map

Main business address for: WSI INDUSTRIES, INC. (METALWORKING MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT).

Hospitals and medical centers in Monticello:

  • CENTRACARE HEALTH - MONTICELLO (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 1013 HART BOULEVARD)
  • MONTICELLO BIG LAKE COMM NURSING HOME (EAST 4TH AVENUE AND WASHINGTON)
  • NEW RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (1013 HART BOULEVARD)

Nuclear power plants:


Monticello . General Electric Co.Bechtel Corp.General Electric Co.Northern States Power Co.Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 536 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 12/1970. Commercial start: 06/1971..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monticello:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 24 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,918)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 25 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 25 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 25 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 27 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 27 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 32 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)

Public high schools in Monticello:

Public elementary/middle schools in Monticello:

See full list of schools located in Monticello

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Monticello: Monticello Country Club (A), Monticello Public Library (B), Monticello City Hall (C), Monticello Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Cedar Street Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Monticello: WSI INDUSTRIES, INC. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Monticello include: Resurrection Lutheran Church (A), A Glorious Church (B), Trinity Lutheran Church (C), Saint Henry Catholic Church (D), Hope Evangelical Free Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverside Cemetery (1), Helm Cemetery (2), Hillside Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Monticello include: Hillcrest Park (1), Pioneer Park (2), Cardinal Hills Park (3), Mississippi River Park (4), Meadow Oak Park (5), Fourth Street Park (6), East Bridge Park (7), West Bridge Park (8), Country Club Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Gateway Music Festivals (Tours & Charters; 530 East Broadway Street) (1), Little Mountain Tours (Tours & Charters; 118 Oakwood Drive East) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western (I 94 & Highway 25) (1), Days Inn (200 Oakwood Drive East) (2), Comfort Inn (89 Chelsea Road) (3), Riverwood Inn And Conference Center (10990 95th St NE) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Joel Przybilla - NBA player (Portland Trail Blazers, born: Oct 10, 1979).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Monticello and their reported violations in the past:

HAM LAKE APARTMENTS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Monticello that have no violations reported:

  • KJELLBERG'S (Population served: 1,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.4%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Monticello in 2010:

  • 113 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
92 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Monticello (2011 data):

  • First Minnesota Bank: Monticello Branch at 106 East 4th Street, branch established on 1998/12/21. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $385.8 mil, Deposits: $259.3 mil, headquarters in Minnetonka, MN, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Mcleod Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Monticello Branch at 307 Pine Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • TCF National Bank: Monticello Cub Branch at 216 7th Street W, branch established on 1998/12/04. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Monticello Branch at 407 Pine Street, branch established on 1984/08/29. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Premier Bank Minnesota: Monticello Branch at 4134 Deegan Avenue, N.E., branch established on 2006/04/27. Info updated 2012/03/28: Bank assets: $176.6 mil, Deposits: $162.7 mil, headquarters in Farmington, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • Liberty Savings Bank fsb: Monticello Branch at 1560 Hart Boulevard, branch established on 1989/06/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $163.7 mil, Deposits: $139.1 mil, headquarters in Saint Cloud, MN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • RiverWood Bank: Monticello Office at 1421 E 7th St, branch established on 2008/11/06. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $162.3 mil, Deposits: $128.6 mil, headquarters in Baxter, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Monticello:

Marital status in Monticello, MN
  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Monticello:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Monticello
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Monticello, MN (based on Wright County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,49456
Catholic18,69913
Mainline Protestant16,14328
Other7155
None69,649-
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: 15
Wright County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Wright County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Here:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Wright County:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

5.3%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wright County:

9.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Monticello:

51.1%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.7%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Monticello:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Monticello:

20.2%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Monticello:

8.5%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Monticello:

60.0%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monticello, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 23$100,174$52,26588$50,220
Streets and Highways 8$36,414$54,6210$0
Other Government Administration 8$42,187$63,2815$3,100
Financial Administration 5$26,242$62,9811$2,405
Sewerage 5$25,325$60,7801$1,464
Parks and Recreation 5$24,871$59,6901$1,021
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$20,644$61,9320$0
Totals for Government 58$275,857$57,07496$58,210

Monticello government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $933,000 ($68.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $234,000 ($17.21)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $92,000 ($6.77)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $4,149,000 ($305.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $3,123,000 ($229.65)
    General - Other: $2,265,000 ($166.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,091,000 ($153.76)
    Police Protection: $1,380,000 ($101.48)
    Sewerage: $1,296,000 ($95.30)
    Regular Highways: $614,000 ($45.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $605,000 ($44.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $488,000 ($35.88)
    Water Utilities: $405,000 ($29.78)
    Financial Administration: $301,000 ($22.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $267,000 ($19.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $211,000 ($15.52)
    Health - Other: $58,000 ($4.27)
    Central Staff Services: $46,000 ($3.38)
    General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($2.43)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($2.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $12,000 ($0.88)
    Parking Facilities: $6,000 ($0.44)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $358,000 ($26.33)
    Corporate Stocks: $274,000 ($20.15)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $123,000 ($9.04)
    Benefit Payments: $79,000 ($5.81)
    Other Investments - Other: $24,000 ($1.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,256,000 ($92.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $824,000 ($60.59)
    General - Other: $119,000 ($8.75)
    Sewerage: $40,000 ($2.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,227,000 ($310.83)

Monticello government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,467,000 ($181.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,387,000 ($175.53)
    Other: $2,276,000 ($167.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,513,000 ($111.26)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $50,000 ($3.68)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-49,000 ($-3.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,243,000 ($91.40)
    Interest Earnings: $976,000 ($71.77)
    General Revenue - Other: $811,000 ($59.64)
    Rents: $42,000 ($3.09)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($1.25)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $5,875,000 ($432.02)
    Water Utilities: $1,614,000 ($118.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $268,000 ($19.71)
    General Local Government Support: $266,000 ($19.56)
    Other: $249,000 ($18.31)
    Highways: $141,000 ($10.37)
  • Tax - Property: $8,569,000 ($630.12)
    Public Utilities Sales: $401,000 ($29.49)
    Other License: $325,000 ($23.90)

Monticello government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $51,875,000 ($3814.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,919,000 ($3376.65)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,956,000 ($437.97)

Monticello government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $246,000 ($18.09)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,558,000 ($2908.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,076,000 ($226.19)

7.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.42%
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 Hennepin County, MN  2.57% ($75,816 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.87% ($57,257)
from Anoka County, MN  0.46% ($55,508)


7.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
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 Hennepin County, MN  1.87% ($72,292 average AGI)
to Sherburne County, MN  1.10% ($52,737)
to Stearns County, MN  0.48% ($43,737)
Businesses in Monticello, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's2
Applebee's1OfficeMax1
Arby's1PetSmart1
Best Western1Quiznos1
Buffalo Wild Wings1RadioShack1
Burger King1Sprint Nextel1
Caribou Coffee2Starbucks1
Chevrolet1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Super 81
Days Inn1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx2Target1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kmart1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Monticello:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monticello:

  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KLZZ (103.7 FM; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KVSC (88.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Monticello:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, 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.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Monticello fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Monticello fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 256ft / 78.0mTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 332,650Total average daily traffic
  • 32,237Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Monticello, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 61970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Monticello, MN
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED44$140,92718$131,48194$160,2932$111,8358$94,4883$26,010
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$116,4601$49,5409$157,6890$00$01$9,880
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$129,6426$56,85831$181,2933$37,7372$124,8355$38,084
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$135,9702$80,04021$178,7571$100,0101$56,4201$59,540
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$63,8100$03$166,8601$46,1600$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1002.03 , 1002.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$145,7133$181,203
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$90,3901$269,690
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$124,4100$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1002.03 , 1002.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Monticello, MN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Monticello, MN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 46. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 62 took place in 2003, and the least - 21 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Monticello, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (36.2%), and Structure Fires (32.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Monticello, MN
    • 28436.2%Outside Fires
    • 25732.8%Structure Fires
    • 21227.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 314.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monticello, MN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Monticello, Minnesota:

  • Super 8, 1114 Cedar St, Monticello, Minnesota 55362 , Phone: (763) 295-5900, Fax: (763) 295-4303
  • Best Western Chelsea Inn & Suites, 89 Chelsea Rd, Monticello, Minnesota 55362 , Phone: (763) 271-8880
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Monticello, Minnesota
Most common first names in Monticello, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William51077.5 years
John45073.8 years
Robert45069.4 years
Mary40580.1 years
James39070.4 years
George33078.8 years
Margaret31580.7 years
Helen28586.4 years
Charles28578.3 years
Dorothy27081.7 years
Most common last names in Monticello, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson60081.0 years
Anderson48079.8 years
Carlson25573.8 years
Peterson25580.0 years
Smith21072.4 years
Lindenfelser18070.4 years
Nelson16571.6 years
Swanson16578.4 years
Klatt13580.2 years
Miller13573.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Monticello, MN
  • 90.3%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Monticello, MN
  • 59.3%Utility gas
  • 25.7%Electricity
  • 9.0%Other fuel
  • 5.9%No fuel used


Monticello compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Monticello on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 26 pilots and 30 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • John R. Drontle (18)
  • Robert G. Hudgins (11)
  • Mark T. Rise (11)
  • Burns P. Doran (9)
  • James G. Sidla (6)
  • Larry A. Schleif (5)
  • Alison Robeck (5)
  • Karl Eiden (4)
  • Robert Garryl Hudgins (4)
  • Gregory L. Lavallee (4)

Total of 157 patent applications in 2008-2020.