Plato, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 305 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 153  (50.3%)
Females: 152  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

40.0 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 55370.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $80,100 (it was $55,179 in 2000)
Plato:

$80,100
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,082 (it was $24,434 in 2000)

Plato city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $168,806 (it was $89,000 in 2000)
Plato:

$168,806
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $157,972; detached houses: $157,278

Median gross rent in 2017: $785.

March 2019 cost of living index in Plato: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.8%
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  • Races in Plato, MN (2010)
    • 31498.1%White alone
    • 30.9%Hispanic
    • 20.6%Asian alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

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Ancestries: German (67.0%), Irish (6.5%), Norwegian (3.2%), Polish (2.7%), Swedish (2.7%), American (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 990 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 894 people per square mile   (low).

Plato, Minnesota map

11 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 1.6% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

3.4%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,874 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,891 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eden Prairie, MN (28.9 miles , pop. 54,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (40.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (378.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hamburg, MN (2.1 miles ),
Glencoe, MN (2.3 miles ),
Norwood Young America, MN (2.4 miles ),
Green Isle, MN (2.6 miles ),
Lester Prairie, MN (2.8 miles ),
New Germany, MN (2.9 miles ),
Mayer, MN (3.3 miles ),
Arlington, MN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 44.77 N, Longitude: 94.04 W

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Plato, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Plato, MN in 2017
Plato satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $341,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Plato, MN residents
Average permit cost in Plato, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Most common industries in Plato, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Food (10.1%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (17.8%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.2%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.1%)
  • Social assistance (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Plato, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5.6%)
  • Religious workers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (16.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.0%)

Average climate in Plato, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Plato-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Plato city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 tornado 17.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plato-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 115.6 miles away from Plato center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 126.3 miles away from Plato center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 267.7 miles away from Plato 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 154.4 miles away from Plato center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.7 miles away from Plato 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 279.4 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 McLeod County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plato topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Plato:

  • GLENCOE REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GLENCOE, MN)
  • GLENCOE AREA HEALTH CENTER LTC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GLENCOE, MN)
  • SIBLEY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ARLINGTON, MN)
  • AUBURN HOME IN WACONIA (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WACONIA, MN)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE - WACONIA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; WACONIA, MN)
  • RIDGEVIEW HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WACONIA, MN)
  • RIDGEVIEW MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; WACONIA, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plato:

  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 32 miles; Saint Peter, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • Normandale Community College (about 35 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 39 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 40 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 40 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Capella University (about 41 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 21,718)
  • Walden University (about 41 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Plato: Plato Siding (A), Plato Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Plato include: Saint John's Lutheran Church (A), Saint Paul's United Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

McLeod County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.8%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Plato (2011 data):

  • Security Bank & Trust Company: Detached Facility at 8 Third Street Southwest, branch established on 1980/09/16. Info updated 2007/02/06: Bank assets: $237.2 mil, Deposits: $211.7 mil, headquarters in Glencoe, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Security Bancshares Co.

For population 15 years and over in Plato:

Marital status in Plato, MN
  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Plato:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Plato
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Plato, MN (based on McLeod County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,83134
Catholic8,0205
Mainline Protestant3,76813
Other3043
None6,728-
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
This county:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
McLeod County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
McLeod County:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
McLeod County:

6.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
McLeod County:

26.8%
Minnesota:

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

13.7%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.0%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Plato:

46.7%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.6%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Plato:

5.7%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Plato:

31.1%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Plato:

58.5%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Plato:

76.3%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Plato, 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
Parks and Recreation 1$2,946$35,3520$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 6$323
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,370
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 1$2,946$35,35212$1,693

Plato government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $19,000 ($62.30)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $216,000 ($708.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $75,000 ($245.90)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($190.16)
    Water Utilities: $41,000 ($134.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($114.75)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($114.75)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($26.23)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($19.67)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $272,000 ($891.80)
    Benefit Payments: $88,000 ($288.52)
    Corporate Bonds: $24,000 ($78.69)
    Withdrawals: $10,000 ($32.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($32.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($13.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $55,000 ($180.33)

Plato government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $55,000 ($180.33)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($144.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($19.67)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $66,000 ($216.39)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($81.97)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($6.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($3.28)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $33,000 ($108.20)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($6.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $41,000 ($134.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $32,000 ($104.92)
    Other: $12,000 ($39.34)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($6.56)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($3.28)
  • Tax - Property: $153,000 ($501.64)
    Other License: $13,000 ($42.62)

Plato government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $561,000 ($1839.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $514,000 ($1685.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,000 ($154.10)

Plato government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $22,000 ($72.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $234,000 ($767.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,000 ($29.51)

5.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,361 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Carver County, MN  0.63% ($45,784 average AGI)
from Wright County, MN  0.59% ($41,604)
from Meeker County, MN  0.58% ($43,899)


6.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hennepin County, MN  0.83% ($49,449 average AGI)
to Meeker County, MN  0.64% ($50,857)
to Carver County, MN  0.59% ($59,222)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plato:

  • 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)
  • 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))
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plato:

  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KARP-FM (106.9 FM; DASSEL, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 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)
  • K204DS (88.7 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)

TV broadcast stations around Plato:

  • 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.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, 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)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)

Plato fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 1976 11:56 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 12, 1975 11:56 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.8mTotal length
  • $412,000,000Total costs
  • 6,718Total average daily traffic
  • 599Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,912Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Plato)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • A1P0939C, 460 2nd Street Nw (A1p0939c) (Lat: 44.776194 Lon: -94.047556), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQVV222,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2015, Expiration Date: 05/18/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: 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:

3
  • Call Sign: N0VFH, Licensee ID: L00629754, Grant Date: 01/29/2003, Expiration Date: 01/26/2013, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2003, Certifier: David A Seither, Registrant: David A Seither, 9483 Acorn Ave, Plato, MN 55370
  • Call Sign: WD0FTO, Grant Date: 05/19/1997, Expiration Date: 05/19/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2009, Registrant: Dale C Roth, Plato, MN 55370
  • Call Sign: KC0OYY, Previous Call Sign: N0VFH, Licensee ID: L00629754, Grant Date: 10/31/2012, Expiration Date: 01/26/2023, Certifier: David A Seither, Registrant: David A Seither, 9483 Acorn Ave, Plato, MN 55370

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2092D , Serial Number: 28-7911032, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 09/24/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Stuart Selchow, 1728 90th St, Plato, MN 55370
  • Aircraft: THUNDER BALLOONS LIMITED AX6-56 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 2171V , Serial Number: 993, Year manufactured: 1988, Airworthiness Date: 04/18/1990, Certificate Issue Date: 06/10/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Randall D Wahl, 12746 County Road 9, Plato, MN 55370

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 14 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2008. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Plato, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.8%), and Outside Fires (27.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Plato, MN
    • 6757.8%Structure Fires
    • 3227.6%Outside Fires
    • 1210.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 54.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Plato, MN
Most common first names in Plato, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1083.8 years
Emma582.6 years
Elmer475.5 years
Albert387.0 years
Alfred380.3 years
Alice376.7 years
Fred381.0 years
Edward387.3 years
Henry378.7 years
Edwin380.0 years
Most common last names in Plato, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schuette1179.6 years
Graupmann879.0 years
Templin783.0 years
Droege488.5 years
Debner480.2 years
Lepel468.3 years
Miller470.0 years
Stockman475.7 years
Krohn373.7 years
Brinkman373.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Plato, MN
  • 90.0%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Electricity
  • 2.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Plato, MN
  • 92.3%Utility gas
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Plato compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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