North Branch, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 10,087 (66% urban, 34% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.7%
Males: 4,832  (47.9%)
Females: 5,255  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55056.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,784 (it was $50,294 in 2000)
North Branch:

$63,784
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,084 (it was $20,875 in 2000)

North Branch city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $155,467 (it was $122,400 in 2000)
North Branch:

$155,467
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $207,146; Detached houses: $218,201; Townhouses or other attached units: $157,120; In 2-unit structures: $536,678; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $250,553; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $115,666; Mobile homes: $38,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $776.

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  • Races in North Branch, MN (2010)

    North Branch races chart
    • 9,63595.2%White alone
    • 1891.9%Hispanic
    • 1241.2%Two or more races
    • 820.8%Asian alone
    • 500.5%Black alone
    • 380.4%American Indian alone
    • 60.06%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North Branch: 111.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.2%), Norwegian (9.6%), Swedish (8.8%), Irish (7.7%), Polish (6.4%), English (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 896 feet

Land area: 35.7 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

North Branch,MN real estate house value index trend

North Branch, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in North Branch:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Branch city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

265 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.8% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

This city:

2.6%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,244 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,257 (1.3%)

North Branch satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (28.4 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (39.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (367.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Harris, MN (2.4 miles ), Stacy, MN (2.8 miles ), Martin Lake, MN (3.3 miles ), Lindstrom, MN (3.3 miles ), Chisago City, MN (3.3 miles ), Center City, MN (3.4 miles ), Rush City, MN (3.5 miles ), Wyoming, MN (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 99 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 1998: 146 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 1999: 183 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2000: 184 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2001: 156 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2002: 156 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2003: 147 buildings, average cost: $193,200
  • 2004: 95 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2005: 90 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2006: 31 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $128,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.51 N, Longitude: 92.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,207 (-11.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,360 (26.1%)

Area code: 651

North Branch household income distribution North Branch home values distribution

Crime rates in North Branch by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 010000000010
per 100,000 0.010.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.09.80.0
Rapes 2114N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
per 100,000 24.410.910.539.7N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A10.0
Robberies 011020111121
per 100,000 0.010.910.50.019.40.09.39.39.39.819.610.0
Assaults 104610762561611
per 100,000 12.20.042.059.597.164.356.018.746.658.8156.9110.4
Burglaries 20839413627333033253547
per 100,000 244.387.6409.0406.8349.4248.0308.0280.2307.5245.0343.3471.6
Thefts 14689304306332248292314291249271282
per 100,000 1,783.5974.23,188.33,036.03,222.72,278.22,725.72,933.22,711.52,440.52,657.92,829.6
Auto thefts 18832201212148882510
per 100,000 219.987.6335.6198.4116.5110.2130.774.774.578.4245.2100.3
Arson 0000011001114
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.09.29.30.00.09.8107.940.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 136.891.9216.8223.8234.0170.5197.6191.6190.1178.6254.5200.2

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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 North Branch detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
Minnesota average:

1.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.6%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3,729 (+86.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in North Branch, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

North Branch-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the North Branch city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 24.1 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 158 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Branch-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 93% 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 148.5 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 160.7 miles away from North Branch center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 327.6 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 188.7 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 104.5 miles away from North Branch 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 349.5 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 Chisago County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Branch topographic map

Birthplace of: Lee Quillen - Baseball player, Maynard W. Tollberg - Navy Navy Cross recipient, Stephanie Cholensky - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in North Branch:

  • CHISAGO CO PUBLIC HEALTH DEPT (6133 402ND STREET)
  • ECUMEN NORTH BRANCH (5379 -383RD STREET)
  • GREEN ACRES CO NURS HOME

Airports located in North Branch:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Branch:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 30 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,918)
  • Century College (about 33 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Bethel University (about 33 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 34 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 35 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 36 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 39 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)

Public high schools in North Branch:

Public elementary/middle schools in North Branch:

Private elementary/middle school in North Branch:

  • TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 254; Location: 38460 LINCOLN TRL; Grades: PK - 4)
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Notable locations in North Branch: North Branch Golf Course (A), North Branch (B), North Branch Area Library (C), North Branch Police Department (D), North Branch City Hall (E), North Branch Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Branch include: Living Branch Lutheran Church (A), Faith Community Fellowship (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Abundant Life Church (D), Saint Gregory's Catholic Church (E), United Methodist Church (F), Trinity Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Green Acres Cemetery (1), Trinity Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Mud Lake (A), Chain Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in North Branch include: Tower Park (1), Northwoods Park (2), Riverwalk Park (3), Central Park (4), Harder Park (5), Checkerboard County Park (6), Spring Hill Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Lexington Inn & Suites (6010 Main Street) (1), AmericInn Lodge & Suites North Branch (38675 14th Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Chisago County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

  • SCHATZIS 4 SEASONS RESORT CAMPGROUND (Serves WI, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SCHATZIS 4 SEASONS RESORT RESTAURANT (Serves WI, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.4%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.6% for Black residents, 20.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.6% for other race residents, 12.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.9%
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 North Branch in 2010:

  • 79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in North Branch in 2000:

  • 5 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

North Branch, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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North Branch compared to Minnesota state average:

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

Banks with branches in North Branch (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: North Branch County Market Branch at 5418 Saint Croix Trail, branch established on 2009/05/04. 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
  • Associated Bank, National Association: North Branch Branch at 38860 10th Avenue, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • Peoples National Bank of Mora: North Branch at 5481 St. Croix Trail, branch established on 2008/11/21. Info updated 2009/09/04: Bank assets: $156.9 mil, Deposits: $136.3 mil, headquarters in Mora, MN, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bankshares, Inc.
  • Stearns Bank National Association: North Branch Office at 38877 10th Avenue, branch established on 2006/09/05. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $1,174.7 mil, Deposits: $854.9 mil, headquarters in Saint Cloud, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Stearns Financial Services, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

North Branch travel time to work - commute North Branch mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for North Branch city (based on Chisago County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,77116
Evangelical Protestant7,02830
Catholic6,0894
Other4722
Orthodox552
None30,472-
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: 6
Chisago County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Chisago County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Chisago County:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Chisago County:

27.7%
Minnesota:

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

10.0%
State:

13.0%
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 3$14,598$58,3920$0
Other Government Administration 3$16,956$67,8245$1,338
Police Protection - Officers 10$49,910$59,8920$0
Police - Other 2$5,888$35,3280$0
Firefighters 0$0 25$1,658
Streets and Highways 4$14,514$43,5422$564
Sewerage 2$7,433$44,5980$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,046$36,2760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,514$51,0848$5,602
Totals for Government 28$123,859$53,08240$9,162

North Branch government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $983,000 ($97.45)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,059,000 ($204.12)
    Liquor Stores: $1,285,000 ($127.39)
    General - Other: $582,000 ($57.70)
    Police Protection: $564,000 ($55.91)
    Sewerage: $509,000 ($50.46)
    Regular Highways: $352,000 ($34.90)
    Financial Administration: $314,000 ($31.13)
    Water Utilities: $253,000 ($25.08)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $249,000 ($24.69)
    Fire Protection: $92,000 ($9.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $70,000 ($6.94)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($3.37)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($0.89)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $80,000 ($7.93)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $523,000 ($51.85)
    Benefit Payments: $90,000 ($8.92)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $8,000 ($0.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $737,000 ($73.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $372,000 ($36.88)
    General - Other: $337,000 ($33.41)
    Fire Protection: $305,000 ($30.24)
    Electric Utilities: $206,000 ($20.42)
    Regular Highways: $197,000 ($19.53)
    Sewerage: $33,000 ($3.27)
    Liquor Stores: $33,000 ($3.27)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.30)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,995,000 ($296.92)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($0.59)

North Branch government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $844,000 ($83.67)
    All Other: $55,000 ($5.45)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $34,000 ($3.37)
    From Local Government: $15,000 ($1.49)
    Interest Revenue: $-22,000 ($-2.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $62,000 ($6.15)
    Housing & Community Development: $41,000 ($4.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($0.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $732,000 ($72.57)
    Interest Earnings: $282,000 ($27.96)
    General Revenue, NEC: $279,000 ($27.66)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,211,000 ($219.19)
    Liquor Stores: $1,356,000 ($134.43)
    Water Utilities: $608,000 ($60.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $534,000 ($52.94)
    Highways: $355,000 ($35.19)
    All Other: $76,000 ($7.53)
  • Tax - Property: $1,166,000 ($115.59)
    NEC: $291,000 ($28.85)
    Public Utilities: $25,000 ($2.48)

North Branch government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $1,570,000 ($155.65)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($14.37)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,585,000 ($1247.65)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,226,000 ($319.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,510,000 ($347.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $11,443,000 ($1134.43)
    Electric Utilities: $1,515,000 ($150.19)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($5.95)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $858,000 ($85.06)
    Water Utilities: $85,000 ($8.43)
    Electric Utilities: $55,000 ($5.45)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,380,000 ($136.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,120,000 ($408.45)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,516,000 ($249.43)

6.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,023 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($409 average AGI)
Chisago County:

0.05%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, MN  1.16% ($38,128 average AGI)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.97% ($37,076)
from Anoka County, MN  0.82% ($40,386)


7.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.32%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, MN  1.13% ($45,446 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.97% ($31,065)
to Anoka County, MN  0.88% ($38,300)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Branch:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Branch:

  • KMKL (90.3 FM; NORTH BRANCH, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, 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)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLKX-FM (95.9 FM; FOREST LAKE, MN; Owner: LAKES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Branch:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, 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)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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.)
North Branch fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of North Branch fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • $1,183,000Total costs
  • 69,982Total average daily traffic
  • 3,840Total average daily truck traffic
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED90$144,38951$120,667194$160,82517$47,4714$469,00016$108,6882$108,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$154,4290$013$192,7692$160,0000$01$131,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$144,0006$103,33383$178,98813$63,4620$04$109,7501$15,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$144,2004$205,50051$161,2164$121,7500$04$134,7500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$129,5000$024$157,0830$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1103.00

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 ORIGINATED10$137,9008$175,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$143,0002$167,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$302,0002$293,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$205,0001$293,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1103.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 49
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - North Branch

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North Branch, MN
Most common first names in North Branch, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3375.0 years
Carl2881.4 years
George2776.2 years
William2374.6 years
Charles2079.8 years
Robert1972.2 years
Dorothy1883.2 years
Elmer1877.2 years
Ruth1881.0 years
Richard1873.3 years
Most common last names in North Branch, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson8279.9 years
Nelson6281.1 years
Anderson5276.9 years
Peterson3981.5 years
Olson3779.7 years
Carlson2385.3 years
Swanson2376.7 years
Erickson1477.5 years
Larson1277.3 years
Magnison1177.2 years
Businesses in North Branch, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Justice1
AmericInn1KFC1
Ashley Furniture1La-Z-Boy2
Bath & Body Works1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Burger King1Maurices1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
DHL1Old Navy1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1Slumberland1
Famous Footwear1Subway1
FedEx2T-Mobile1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul1
Gap1UPS2
H&R Block1
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