Pierz, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 1,366 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.0%
 
Males: 613  (44.9%)
Females: 753  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  38.1 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56364.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,229 (it was $27,292 in 2000)
Pierz:

$41,229
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,279 (it was $14,638 in 2000)

Pierz city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $135,707 (it was $76,900 in 2000)
Pierz:

$135,707
MN:

$211,800

Median gross rent in 2016: $751.

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  • Races in Pierz, MN (2010)

    Pierz races chart
    • 1,36998.3%White alone
    • 100.7%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Hispanic
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pierz: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (62.2%), Polish (9.8%), American (5.5%), Irish (2.7%), Norwegian (2.5%), French (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/12/1892

Land area: 1.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,012 people per square mile   (low).

Pierz,MN real estate house value index trend

Pierz, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Pierz:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pierz city:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 14.7%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

11 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Minnesota:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,368 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,499 (1.0%)

Pierz satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (29.3 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (80.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (429.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Genola, MN (1.1 miles) , Lastrup, MN (2.2 miles) , Buckman, MN (2.4 miles ), Harding, MN (3.1 miles) , Hillman, MN (3.2 miles) , Little Falls, MN (3.5 miles ), Royalton, MN (3.7 miles ), Rice, MN (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $135,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $135,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $135,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $191,900
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $191,900
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.98 N, Longitude: 94.10 W

Area code: 320

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

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +186 (+17.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Pierz, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pierz-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/18/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Pierz city center killed one person and injured one person and caused $2 million in damages.

On 9/3/1980, a category F3 tornado 27.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pierz-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 90% 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 95.9 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 107.7 miles away from Pierz center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 286.3 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 133.6 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 80.4 miles away from Pierz 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 324.6 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 Morrison County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pierz topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pierz:

  • HORIZON HEALTH INC (26814 143RD STREET PO BOX 220)
  • PIERZ VILLA, INC (119 FAUST STREET SOUTHEAST)
  • ST MARYS VILLA (1ST AVE S)

airports located in Pierz:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pierz:

  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 27 miles; Brainerd, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,371)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 28 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 30 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 30 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 31 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 62 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 67 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)

Public high schools in Pierz:

Public elementary/middle school in Pierz:

Private elementary/middle school in Pierz:

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Notable locations in Pierz: Pierz Golf Course (A), Pierz Fire Department (B), Pierz Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pierz include: Faith Community Church (A), First Lutheran Church (B), Pierz Fellowship Bible Church (C), Saint Joseph's Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.9%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
84 people in nursing homes in 2000
19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Pierz, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Pierz (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants State Bank of Pierz: Farmers And Merchants State Bank Of at 80 Main Street N, branch established on 1908/01/01. Info updated 2010/09/23: Bank assets: $177.2 mil, Deposits: $158.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Agency, Inc.
  • Unity Bank: Genola Office at 26171 Highway 27, branch established on 2006/11/15. Info updated 2008/07/23: Bank assets: $192.0 mil, Deposits: $176.1 mil, headquarters in Rush City, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Kimberly Leasing Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pierz city (based on Morrison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,61419
Evangelical Protestant3,87423
Mainline Protestant2,87110
Other11
None10,838-
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: 10
Morrison County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Morrison County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

8.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Morrison County:

28.4%
Minnesota:

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

9.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.9%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pierz:

53.9%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Pierz:

29.9
Minnesota:

28.5

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pierz:

21.8%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.1
Minnesota:

6.8

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Pierz:

83.8%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pierz, 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
Financial Administration 1$5,436$65,2321$775
Other Government Administration 6$2,558$5,1160$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,000$60,0001$850
Firefighters 27$1,191$5290$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,559$54,7080$0
Parks and Recreation 2$8,133$48,7980$0
Totals for Government 38$26,877$8,4872$1,625

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $86,000 ($62.96)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $495,000 ($362.37)
    General - Other: $272,000 ($199.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $183,000 ($133.97)
    Fire Protection: $78,000 ($57.10)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($54.17)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($46.12)
    Financial Administration: $47,000 ($34.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($32.21)
    Central Staff Services: $33,000 ($24.16)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($3.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($33.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($21.23)
    Electric Utilities: $6,000 ($4.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($2.93)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($2.20)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.46)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.73)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $200,000 ($146.41)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $212,000 ($155.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($42.46)
    All Other: $27,000 ($19.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $138,000 ($101.02)
    General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($33.67)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.46)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $627,000 ($459.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $150,000 ($109.81)
    All Other: $25,000 ($18.30)
  • Tax - Property: $206,000 ($150.81)
    NEC: $17,000 ($12.45)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $806,000 ($590.04)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $179,000 ($131.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $747,000 ($546.85)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,000 ($1.46)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $236,000 ($172.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $53,000 ($38.80)

4.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,860 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.42%
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 Stearns County, MN  0.69% ($39,333 average AGI)
from Crow Wing County, MN  0.43% ($29,839)
from Benton County, MN  0.36% ($26,894)


5.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
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 Stearns County, MN  0.86% ($28,027 average AGI)
to Benton County, MN  0.53% ($31,486)
to Crow Wing County, MN  0.52% ($25,426)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pierz:

  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WWWI (1270 AM; 5 kW; BAXTER, MN; Owner: TOWER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KLIZ (1380 AM; 5 kW; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY. LLC)
  • 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))
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pierz:

  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KFML (94.1 FM; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WYRQ-FM (92.1 FM; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: WYRQ, INC.)
  • KKSR (96.7 FM; SARTELL, MN; Owner: SARTELL FM, INC.)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBPR (90.7 FM; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • KBKK (95.9 FM; PILLAGER, MN; Owner: DJ BROADCASTING C0RPORATION)
  • KKJM (92.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: GABRIEL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, ST. CLOUD)
  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KLIZ-FM (107.5 FM; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, LLC)
  • KFGI (103.5 FM; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: KOMMERSTAD COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Pierz:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • K16BQ (Channel 16; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K28DF (Channel 28; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K63DY (Channel 63; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAWB (Channel 22; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: NORTHERN MN PUBLIC TELEVISION INC.)
  • K57BJ (Channel 57; BRAINERD, MN; Owner: WDIO-TV, LLC)

Pierz fatal accident list:

Jan 11, 2014 07:41 PM, Cr-252 Park Ave, Lat: 45.97629, Lon: -94.09254, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 19, 2014 10:10 AM, Sr-25, 4th Ave Ne, Lat: 45.98488, Lon: -94.10522, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 610Total average daily traffic
  • 30Total average daily truck traffic
  • 610Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pierz)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Fire Hall Hwy 25 (Lat: 45.984694 Lon: -94.105000), Call Sign: KIG869, Licensee ID: L00047425
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.220 MHz, 154.295 MHzGrant Date: 01/21/1998, Expiration Date: 03/07/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2003Registrant: City Of Pierz, Pierz Fire Dept, Pierz, MN 56364, Phone: (612) 468-6641
  • 26939 83rd St (Lat: 45.874167 Lon: -94.096667), Call Sign: WQEQ434
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.340 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2016, Expiration Date: 03/23/2026, Certifier: Robert J HennenRegistrant: Granite Electronics, 535 N 31st Ave, St Cloud, MN 56303, Phone: (320) 252-1887, Email:
  • Lat: 45.909167 Lon: -94.090556, Call Sign: WQOF268
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.587 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Bruce BillmeyerRegistrant: Granite Electronics, 535 N 31st Ave, St Cloud, MN 56303, Phone: (320) 252-1887, Fax: (320) 259-5997, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • PIERZ RCC, 26748 163rd St (Peirz #91406) (Lat: 46.013500 Lon: -94.078083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 127.4 m, Call Sign: WQQP707
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • VINEGAR LAKE, 26262 233rd Street (Lat: 46.098944 Lon: -94.109028), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQQP722
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • PIERZ, 27702 163rd Street (Lat: 46.013500 Lon: -94.078083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 127.4 m, Call Sign: WQUL234
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 08/06/2014, Expiration Date: 08/06/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road #b3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • A1O0563A, 428 State Hwy 25 (Lat: 46.161167 Lon: -94.101583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQVS703
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • A1O0562A, 26748 163rd St (Peirz #91406) (Lat: 46.013500 Lon: -94.078083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 127.4 m, Call Sign: WQWB914
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 07/14/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB0PIZ, Licensee ID: L00136812, Grant Date: 07/30/2014, Expiration Date: 10/25/2024, Certifier: Ralph V Malinowski, Registrant: Ralph V Malinowski, 121 Faust St Apt 107, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Call Sign: KB0RSO, Licensee ID: L00971955, Grant Date: 01/05/2015, Expiration Date: 03/28/2025, Certifier: John A Munz, Registrant: John A Munz, Pierz, MN 56364-0563
  • Call Sign: KB0STI, Grant Date: 05/23/1995, Expiration Date: 05/23/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/24/2007, Registrant: Bill D Hircock, Rt 2 Box 116, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Call Sign: KD0DXG, Licensee ID: L01396784, Grant Date: 05/05/2008, Expiration Date: 05/05/2018, Certifier: Steve E Korf, Registrant: Steve E Korf, 13861 Highway 25, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Call Sign: W0GJP, Previous Call Sign: KB0VRZ, Licensee ID: L01122792, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/12/2021, Certifier: Gregory J Peterson, Registrant: Gregory J Peterson, 14383 250th Ave., Pierz, MN 56364

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23966 , Serial Number: M-1996, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Darrell James Misbe, 24468 Agram Blvd, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Aircraft: STUMPF STEVEN DONALD PIETENPOL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 468SS , Serial Number: 101
    Registrant (Individual): Steven Donald Stumpf, 14219 Partridge Rd, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6268T , Serial Number: 15060968, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/23/1964
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gary E Gall, 27330 Hillcrest Rd, Pierz, MN 56364, Other Owners: Jason S Gall
  • Aircraft: HORIZON HOBBY BLADE 350QX (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 642CM , Serial Number: BLH 7880A
    Registrant (Corporation): Mosher Thomas Industries LLC, Po Box 498, Pierz, MN 56364
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74TR , Serial Number: 74-30713, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 07/30/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis A Kahlhamer, 55 Main St N, Pierz, MN 56364

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Pierz, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6178.4 years
Mary4184.6 years
Frank2780.7 years
Joseph2279.1 years
Edward2080.9 years
Anna2083.1 years
Raymond1974.7 years
Elizabeth1884.1 years
William1782.6 years
Rose1680.0 years
Most common last names in Pierz, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer2980.8 years
Boser2577.8 years
Hoheisel1875.7 years
Block1676.4 years
Hoffman1574.5 years
Virnig1483.7 years
Otremba1477.2 years
Rauch1382.1 years
Schmidtbauer1274.1 years
Faust1180.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Pierz, MN

  • Subway: 1

Pierz 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Pierz on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #53 (56364) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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