For population 25 years and over in Rock Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Rock Creek city:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,365 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (44.6 miles , pop. 61,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (56.3 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (376.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pine City, MN (2.3 miles ), Rush City, MN (2.3 miles ), Grantsburg, WI (3.1 miles ), Anderson, WI (3.2 miles ), Grasston, MN (3.3 miles) , Harris, MN (3.4 miles ), Grantsburg, WI (3.5 miles ), Braham, MN (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.76 N, Longitude: 92.93 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 320
Population change in the 1990s: +76 (+7.3%).
Work and jobs in Rock Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rock Creek, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rock Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Rock Creek city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pine County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rock Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rock Creek:
Public high schools in Rock Creek:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Rock Creek and their reported violations in the past:ROCK CREEK CITY CENTER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.1%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for Black residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Rock Creek compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Rock Creek (based on Pine County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rock Creek government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,396 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,171 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Rock Creek fatal accident list:
Sep 13, 2008 09:52 AM, Sr-70 0300000070, Malpe Ave (Cr3), Lat: 45.773442, Lon: -92.857817, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 6, 2004 08:20 PM, I-35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 26, 2004 04:00 PM, Sr-70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Jan 24, 1999 05:02 PM, M10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 22, 1996 08:10 PM, 70, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 13, 1992 07:48 AM, I35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1987 04:45 PM, 35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rock Creek, MN
Total length: 50 meters (164ft)
Total costs: $34,000
Total average daily traffic: 47,725
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,894
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: