Nashua, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 64 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 39  (61.3%)
Females: 25  (38.7%)
Median resident age:

13.6 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip code: 56565

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,821 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Nashua:

$47,821
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $5,567 (it was $15,168 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $118,006 (it was $21,300 in 2000)
Nashua:

$118,006
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $94,900; detached houses: $95,035
March 2019 cost of living index in Nashua: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 96.2%

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Ancestries: Norwegian (95.8%), German (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 3.45 square miles.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (very low).

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $775 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $232 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (62.4 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (165.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (518.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Tintah, MN (1.4 miles),
Campbell, MN (2.5 miles ),
Tenney, MN (2.6 miles),
Wendell, MN (3.2 miles),
Norcross, MN (3.6 miles),
Doran, MN (3.6 miles),
Fairmount, ND (3.8 miles ),
White Rock, SD (3.9 miles)

Latitude: 46.04 N, Longitude: 96.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

Distribution of median household income in Nashua, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Nashua, MN in 2019

Nashua satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+9.5%).

Average climate in Nashua, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Nashua-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Nashua city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F3 tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nashua-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 22% 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 28.5 miles away from Nashua center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 25.1 miles away from Nashua center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 197.0 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 31.8 miles away from Nashua center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 704.4 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 259.7 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 Wilkin County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 9, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nashua:

  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 21 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,863)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 22 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 47 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 61 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 62 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 64 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Ridgewater College (about 87 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

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Wilkin 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:

76.0%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Nashua:

Marital status in Nashua, MN
  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 74.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

For population 25 years and over in Nashua:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.7
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nashua, MN (based on Wilkin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,69110
Catholic1,5032
Evangelical Protestant6766
Other11
None1,705-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Wilkin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Wilkin County:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wilkin County:

27.6%
State:

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

3.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Nashua:

43.9%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nashua:

50.2%
Minnesota:

48.4%

Average BMI:
Nashua:

27.9
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Nashua:

11.8%
Minnesota:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.6%
Minnesota:

9.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nashua:

7.1
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.4%
Minnesota:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

51.7%
Minnesota:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Nashua:

87.0%
Minnesota:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nashua, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$106
Totals for Government 0$0 7$106

Nashua government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($31.25)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($15.63)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($15.63)

Nashua government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,000 ($46.88)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($15.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($15.63)
  • Tax - Property: $7,000 ($109.38)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nashua:

  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBMW (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nashua:

  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KZCR (103.3 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Nashua:

  • K27EN (Channel 27; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K39DZ (Channel 39; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K45DP (Channel 45; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K51EJ (Channel 51; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K18DU (Channel 18; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY UHF-TV, INC.)
  • K55FW (Channel 55; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K57BL (Channel 57; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K31DH (Channel 31; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY UHF-TV, INC.)
  • K53DX (Channel 53; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K59BT (Channel 59; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K61BJ (Channel 61; DONNELLY, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • K63BW (Channel 63; DONNELLY/HERMAN, MN; Owner: FEDERATED TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.5mTotal length
  • $379,000,000Total costs
  • 1,414Total average daily traffic
  • 223Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,665Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Nashua, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Nashua, MN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Guy Chambers, Nw Of The Intersection Of Wilkin Co Hwy 2 And Co Hwy 19 (Lat: 46.080667 Lon: -96.308278), Type: 106.7, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, Guy.Chambers@dot.State.Mn.Us, , MS730 Saint- Paul, Phone: (651) 234-7966
  • Guy Chambers, Nw Of The Intersection Of Wilkin Co Hwy 2 And Co Hwy 19 (Lat: 46.080667 Lon: -96.308278), Type: 106.7, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, Guy.Chambers@dot.State.Mn.Us, , MS730 Saint- Paul, Phone: (651) 234-7966
  • Guy Chambers, On Wilkin Co Hwy 19 At Co Hwy 2. (Lat: 46.080639 Lon: -96.307694), Type: 106.7, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, MS730 Saint- Paul, Phone: (651) 297-3692
  • Guy Chambers, On Wilkin Co Hwy 19 At Co Hwy 2. (Lat: 46.080639 Lon: -96.307694), Type: 106.7, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, Guy.Chambers@state.Mn.Us, , MS730 Saint- Paul, Phone: (651) 234-7966
  • Guy Chambers, On Wilkin Co Hwy 19 At Co Hwy 2. (Lat: 46.080639 Lon: -96.307694), Type: 106.7, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, James.Mohn@state.Mn.Us, , MS730 Saint- Paul, Phone: (651) 234-7969

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Nashua, On Wilkin Co Hwy 19 At Co Hwy 2. (Lat: 46.080639 Lon: -96.307694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQMQ330,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6855.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2020, Expiration Date: 10/20/2030, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh, Registrant: Minnesota Department Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nashua, MN
  • 80.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.0%Electricity


Nashua compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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