For population 25 years and over in Nimrod:
For population 15 years and over in Nimrod city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $757 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (82.0 miles , pop. 59,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (139.3 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (486.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sebeka, MN (3.2 miles ), Menahga, MN (3.6 miles ), Verndale, MN (4.2 miles ), Aldrich, MN (4.3 miles) , Wadena, MN (4.3 miles ), Staples, MN (4.4 miles ), Bluffton, MN (4.5 miles ), Park Rapids, MN (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.64 N, Longitude: 94.88 W
Area code: 218
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+15.4%).
Average climate in Nimrod, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Nimrod-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/11/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the Nimrod city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 8/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Nimrod-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 99% 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 87.1 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 95.0 miles away from Nimrod center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wadena County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dick Stigman - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Nimrod:
Amtrak station near Nimrod:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nimrod:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.8%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Nimrod compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Nimrod (based on Wadena County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Nimrod government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.68% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($19,096 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:
8.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,175 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 Nimrod:
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Nimrod fatal accident list:
Aug 2, 2000 01:15 AM, 12, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 10, 1975 07:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $907,000
Total average daily traffic: 710
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 690
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1