Plainview, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 3,295 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 1,592  (48.3%)
Females: 1,703  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55964.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,016 (it was $39,952 in 2000)
Plainview:

$50,016
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,374 (it was $16,494 in 2000)

Plainview city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $125,850 (it was $86,100 in 2000)
Plainview:

$125,850
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $587.

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  • Races in Plainview, MN (2010)

    Plainview races chart
    • 3,04491.1%White alone
    • 2617.8%Hispanic
    • 150.4%Two or more races
    • 90.3%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 20.06%American Indian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Plainview: 104.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.6%), Norwegian (11.5%), Irish (10.5%), English (4.1%), United States (2.4%), Swedish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1155 feet

Land area: 2.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,500 people per square mile   (low).

Plainview,MN real estate house value index trend

Plainview, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Plainview:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plainview city:

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,548 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,595 (1.3%)

Plainview satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (17.9 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (71.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (278.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Elgin, MN (2.2 miles ), Millville, MN (2.9 miles) , Elba, MN (3.0 miles ), Hammond, MN (3.3 miles) , Eyota, MN (3.6 miles ), Kellogg, MN (3.6 miles ), Altura, MN (3.6 miles ), Dover, MN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $139,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $233,400
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.16 N, Longitude: 92.17 W

Area code: 507

Plainview household income distribution Plainview home values distribution

Crime rates in Plainview (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = -1.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 0.0)

Crime rates in Plainview (2013):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 rapes (60.8 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (60.8 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (30.4 per 100,000)
  • 5 thefts (151.9 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 71.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 244.1)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Minnesota average:

1.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +268 (+9.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Plainview, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Plainview-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Plainview city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 48.7 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plainview-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 87% 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 216.3 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 227.3 miles away from Plainview center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 250.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 453.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 431.0 miles away from Plainview center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 359.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wabasha County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plainview topographic map

Birthplace of: Andy Welti - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Plainview:

  • ST ISIDORE HEALTH CENTER OF GREENWOOD PRAIRIE (800 SECOND AVENUE NORTHWEST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Plainview:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - WHITEWATER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ST CHARLES, MN)

Airports located in Plainview:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plainview:

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 17 miles; Rochester, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,444)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 25 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 28 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 52 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Western Technical College (about 52 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Viterbo University (about 53 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 53 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)

Public high school in Plainview:

Public elementary/middle school in Plainview:

Private elementary/middle school in Plainview:

  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 76; Location: 30 S WABASHA; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Plainview

Library in Plainview:

  • PLAINVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $186,369; Location: 345 1ST AVENUE NW; 28,652 books; 15,187 e-books; 734 audio materials; 1,545 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Plainview: Plainview Police Department (A), Plainview City Hall (B), Plainview Volunteer Fire Department (C), Plainview Public Library (D), Plainview Area History Center (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Plainview include: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (A), Trinity Evangelical Free Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Saint Joachim's Catholic Church (D), Community Presbyterian Church (E), Immanuel Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joachim Cemetery (1), Greenwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Plainview include: Hillcrest Park (1), Eastwood Park (2), Eckstein Athletic Field (3), Southwest Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Plainview Hotel (305 West Broadway).

Wabasha County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 82.1. This is about average.

City:

82.1
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.88
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
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
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
106 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Plainview, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Plainview compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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.

Banks with branches in Plainview (2011 data):

  • Peoples State Bank of Plainview: Peoples State Bank Of Plainview at 100 4th Avenue S.E., branch established on 1925/06/29. Info updated 2007/10/02: Bank assets: $179.0 mil, Deposits: $142.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wrz Bankshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Plainview: The First National Bank Of Plainview at 138 Broadway, branch established on 1902/06/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $146.0 mil, Deposits: $122.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Plainview Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Plainview city (based on Wabasha County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,4398
Evangelical Protestant5,58717
Mainline Protestant3,96915
Other2-
None5,679-
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
Wabasha County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Wabasha County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wabasha County:

26.0%
Minnesota:

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

14.8%
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$15,398$61,5920$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,130
Police Protection - Officers 5$24,449$58,6784$3,778
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,276
Firefighters 0$0 22$2,092
Streets and Highways 2$11,843$71,0580$0
Health 0$0 17$6,684
Parks and Recreation 1$4,525$54,3000$0
Water Supply 1$7,364$88,3680$0
Local Libraries 1$4,326$51,9123$3,313
Totals for Government 13$67,905$62,68252$19,273

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

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $592,000 ($179.67)
    Sewerage: $466,000 ($141.43)
    Police Protection: $300,000 ($91.05)
    Regular Highways: $225,000 ($68.29)
    Financial Administration: $215,000 ($65.25)
    General - Other: $199,000 ($60.39)
    Water Utilities: $192,000 ($58.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $148,000 ($44.92)
    Health Services - Other: $104,000 ($31.56)
    Libraries: $96,000 ($29.14)
    Fire Protection: $70,000 ($21.24)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $21,000 ($6.37)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($2.73)
    Transit Utilities: $5,000 ($1.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($13.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $405,000 ($122.91)
    General - Other: $68,000 ($20.64)
    Fire Protection: $63,000 ($19.12)
    Libraries: $32,000 ($9.71)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($8.80)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($5.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($3.95)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $12,000 ($3.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $575,000 ($174.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($8.50)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $512,000 ($155.39)
    All Other: $163,000 ($49.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $49,000 ($14.87)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($0.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $53,000 ($16.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $181,000 ($54.93)
    Interest Earnings: $118,000 ($35.81)
    Special Assessments: $5,000 ($1.52)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $619,000 ($187.86)
    Water Utilities: $247,000 ($74.96)
    Transit Utilities: $3,000 ($0.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $563,000 ($170.86)
    All Other: $37,000 ($11.23)
  • Tax - Property: $584,000 ($177.24)
    NEC: $27,000 ($8.19)
    Public Utilities: $14,000 ($4.25)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $420,000 ($127.47)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $630,000 ($191.20)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $430,000 ($130.50)
    Other NEC: $250,000 ($75.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $635,000 ($192.72)
    Water Utilities: $380,000 ($115.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $470,000 ($142.64)
    Other, NEC: $245,000 ($74.36)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $324,000 ($98.33)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,297,000 ($1000.61)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $23,000 ($6.98)

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.40% ($37,694 average AGI)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.59% ($29,962)
from Winona County, MN  0.24% ($47,190)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,462 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.98% ($38,725 average AGI)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.64% ($32,649)
to Winona County, MN  0.25% ($19,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plainview:

  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAGE (1380 AM; 4 kW; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KMFX (1190 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WABASHA, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plainview:

  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHME (101.1 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KQAL (89.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KAGE-FM (95.3 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KFIL-FM (103.1 FM; PRESTON, MN; Owner: KFIL, INC.)
  • KFSI (92.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • K203BR (88.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KLCH (94.9 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Plainview:

  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • K52HH (Channel 52; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K27CW (Channel 27; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K38CL (Channel 38; WINONA, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
Plainview fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Plainview fatal accident list:

Oct 11, 1999 05:39 PM, Sr-42, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 20, 1990 05:20 PM, 42, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jun 23, 1978 09:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Plainview, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Various Locations (Lat: 44.209667 Lon: -92.172389), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPND240
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.343 MHz, 952.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/1998, Expiration Date: 07/29/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2006, Certifier: Randolph H Houchins
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Plainview, MN, Lat: 44.164444 Lon: -92.169167, Call Sign: WPYW749
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/18/2003, Expiration Date: 11/18/2013, Certifier: Michael Burgdorf
    Registrant: Utc Spectrum Serivces, 200 North Glebe Rd. #1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • PLAINVIEW, 410 10th Street (Lat: 44.161667 Lon: -92.180556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 26.2 m, Call Sign: WQAK541
    Assigned Frequencies: 18238.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/22/2004, Expiration Date: 06/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2005, Certifier: John Fischer
    Registrant: Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2776, Email:
  • WABACO, MN, 51567 County Road 4 (Lat: 44.130417 Lon: -92.169583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WQGS485
    Assigned Frequencies: 6690.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/2007, Expiration Date: 04/04/2017, Certifier: Kerry R Groetsch
    Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200,Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Fax: (713) 831-6899, Email:
  • MS03NP734, 210 10th Street Sw (Lat: 44.162583 Lon: -92.180333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WQQS708
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • PLAINVIEW, 4.2 Miles Se Of (Lat: 44.126889 Lon: -92.100694), Overall height: 73.8 m, Call Sign: WGW227
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/06/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2006
    Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Ia-C7.18, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9711, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plainview)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1679H , Serial Number: 28-7790331, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Dream Team Inc, Rr 1, Plainview, MN 55964
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23096 , Serial Number: 15068722, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Herbert C Wurst, 615 7th Ave Nw, Plainview, MN 55964
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3776U , Serial Number: 18255176, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Highland Flying Club Inc, Rr 1 Box 263 Co Steve Doane, Plainview, MN 55964
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4886D , Serial Number: 34986, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Walter J Christison, 53323 265th Ave, Plainview, MN 55964
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7242E , Serial Number: 52242, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Steve R Corbin, 7260 140th Ave Ne, Plainview, MN 55964

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Plainview

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Most common first names in Plainview, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2577.7 years
Anna2384.1 years
Robert2175.6 years
Edward1976.7 years
George1982.4 years
Margaret1882.1 years
Helen1886.0 years
Albert1579.5 years
James1577.2 years
John1578.9 years
Most common last names in Plainview, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kruger1583.1 years
Miller1575.4 years
Zabel1379.8 years
Johnson1380.4 years
Goetz1281.5 years
Timm1284.5 years
Schmidt1278.1 years
Holst1181.3 years
Wood1190.9 years
Klassen1065.2 years

Businesses in Plainview, MN

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1
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