Ormsby, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 129 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.2%
 
Males: 54  (42.6%)
Females: 75  (57.4%)
Median resident age:  60.7 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 56162

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,373 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Ormsby:

$34,373
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,827 (it was $16,954 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $67,466 (it was $47,100 in 2000)
Ormsby:

$67,466
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $107,810; Detached houses: $107,106
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  • Races in Ormsby, MN (2010)

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    • 11890.1%White alone
    • 107.6%American Indian alone
    • 21.5%Hispanic
    • 10.8%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ormsby: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.7%), Scandinavian (30.6%), Norwegian (16.3%), American (12.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 360 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Ormsby:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ormsby city:

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $589 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $868 (1.4%)

Ormsby satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eden Prairie, MN (92.6 miles , pop. 54,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (104.6 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (381.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Odin, MN (1.6 miles) , Trimont, MN (2.5 miles ), Butterfield, MN (3.0 miles ), St. James, MN (3.1 miles ), Mountain Lake, MN (3.6 miles ), Welcome, MN (3.6 miles ), Truman, MN (3.6 miles ), Sherburn, MN (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 43.85 N, Longitude: 94.70 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 507

Ormsby household income distribution Ormsby home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-3.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)

Average climate in Ormsby, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

Ormsby-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/1/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the Ormsby city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 3/29/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused $75 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ormsby-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 80% 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 142.1 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 235.6 miles away from Ormsby center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 148.6 miles away from the city 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 224.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 188.4 miles away from Ormsby center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 171.1 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 Martin County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ormsby topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ormsby:

  • TRIMONT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • TRIMONT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • TRIMONT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • TRUMAN SENIOR LIVING (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TRUMAN, MN)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MOUNTAIN LAKE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MOUNTAIN LAKE, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ormsby:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 32 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • South Central College (about 40 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 41 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 49 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 68 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 79 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Riverland Community College (about 86 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)

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Notable location: Ormsby Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Martin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  1.5%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Ormsby (2011 data):

  • Ormsby State Bank: at 513 Main Street, branch established on 1901/07/01. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $25.8 mil, Deposits: $21.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Ormsby Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.8
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ormsby city (based on Martin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,86927
Mainline Protestant6,68719
Catholic3,7764
Other1862
None3,322-
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: 5
Martin County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Martin County:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Martin County:

27.8%
Minnesota:

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

11.3%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ormsby:

45.9%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ormsby:

44.8%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Ormsby:

31.0
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.2%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

28.6%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ormsby:

6.3
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ormsby:

44.6%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

45.5%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ormsby:

81.1%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ormsby, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
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 3$444
Firefighters 0$0 25$1,020
Totals for Government 0$0 28$1,464

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($449.61)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($124.03)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($108.53)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($85.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($31.01)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($23.26)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($23.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($62.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $5,000 ($38.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $51,000 ($395.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($147.29)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($46.51)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($31.01)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($23.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($310.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000 ($155.04)
    All Other: $7,000 ($54.26)
  • Tax - Property: $24,000 ($186.05)
    NEC: $4,000 ($31.01)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $248,000 ($1922.48)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $140,000 ($1085.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $246,000 ($1906.98)
    Other, NEC: $137,000 ($1062.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,000 ($23.26)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($15.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $75,000 ($581.40)

4.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,585 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Faribault County, MN  0.46% ($23,125 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MN  0.24% ($35,762)
from Blue Earth County, MN  0.23% ($34,150)


4.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
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 Blue Earth County, MN  0.42% ($22,757 average AGI)
to Faribault County, MN  0.30% ($26,385)
to Watonwan County, MN  0.28% ($28,560)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ormsby:

  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KSUM (1370 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: WOODWARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KTOE (1420 AM; 5 kW; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDOM (1580 AM; 1 kW; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ormsby:

  • KEEZ-FM (99.1 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KXAC (100.5 FM; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRRW (101.5 FM; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFMC-FM (106.5 FM; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: WOODWARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLP (93.1 FM; NEW ULM, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINNESOTA)
  • KDOM-FM (94.3 FM; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ormsby:

  • KEYC-TV (Channel 12; MANKATO, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K30FN (Channel 30; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TELEVISION ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • K16CG (Channel 16; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K21DG (Channel 21; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K24CP (Channel 24; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K26CS (Channel 26; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K35DC (Channel 35; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K42AV (Channel 42; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K44AD (Channel 60; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K46AA (Channel 46; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K48AA (Channel 48; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K50AB (Channel 50; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K52AB (Channel 52; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K54AC (Channel 54; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K14KE (Channel 14; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • K19CA (Channel 19; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K40BU (Channel 40; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K28AE (Channel 28; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: OGDEN BROADCASTING OF MINNESOTA, INC)
  • K53EV (Channel 53; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K41EG (Channel 41; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERAL RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K45EH (Channel 45; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K51EN (Channel 51; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K59FN (Channel 59; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K61GE (Channel 61; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K23FO (Channel 23; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (83%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

Ormsby compared to Minnesota state average:

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