Roosevelt, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 153 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 
Males: 75  (49.7%)
Females: 78  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  50.8 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 56673

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,047 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Roosevelt:

$46,047
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,916 (it was $15,656 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $74,102 (it was $40,500 in 2000)
Roosevelt:

$74,102
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $112,220; Detached houses: $158,858; Mobile homes: $48,168
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    Roosevelt races chart
    • 14596.0%White alone
    • 32.0%American Indian alone
    • 21.3%Hispanic
    • 10.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Roosevelt: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (23.2%), Norwegian (23.2%), Irish (10.7%), Yugoslavian (8.9%), German (7.1%), Canadian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1163 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 148 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Roosevelt:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roosevelt city:

  • Never married: 15.8%
  • Now married: 66.0%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Minnesota:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Roosevelt city:  1.3% ($542)
Minnesota:  1.1% ($1,297)

Roosevelt satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (155.5 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (279.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (601.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Williams, MN (2.6 miles ), Warroad, MN (3.5 miles ), Baudette, MN (4.9 miles ), Roseau, MN (5.5 miles ), Angle Inlet, MN (6.1 miles) , Badger, MN (6.5 miles ), Grygla, MN (6.5 miles ), Greenbush, MN (7.1 miles ).

Latitude: 48.80 N, Longitude: 95.10 W

Area code: 218

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

2.9%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-8.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (49%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (28%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Average climate in Roosevelt, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Roosevelt-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 221.3 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 223.6 miles away from Roosevelt 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 224.4 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 377.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 792.5 miles away from Roosevelt center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 382.1 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 Roseau County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 9, Heavy Rains: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Roosevelt:

  • WARROAD CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WARROAD, MN)
  • WARROAD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WARROAD, MN)

airports located in Roosevelt:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roosevelt:

  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 68 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,717)
  • Bemidji State University (about 92 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • University of North Dakota (about 110 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 155 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 155 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 156 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 175 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)

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Roseau 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: 1.4%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Roosevelt city (based on Roseau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,82013
Catholic2,1006
Evangelical Protestant1,98725
Other2221
None7,500-
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: 8
Roseau County:

5.04 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Roseau County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Roseau County:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Roseau County:

28.0%
Minnesota:

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

13.5%
State:

13.0%
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 0$0 1$44
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$884
Totals for Government 0$0 9$928

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $11,000 ($71.90)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($26.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($26.14)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($13.07)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($6.54)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($6.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($71.90)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($45.75)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($19.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($39.22)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($32.68)
    NEC: $3,000 ($19.61)

3.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.73%
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 Pennington County, MN  0.28% ($29,059 average AGI)
from Polk County, MN  0.19% ($21,333)
from Cass County, ND  0.19% ($31,083)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Pennington County, MN  0.45% ($21,071 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.37% ($25,609)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.35% ($23,318)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roosevelt:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRWB (1410 AM; 1 kW; ROSEAU, MN; Owner: BORDER BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKBJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING)
  • KKAQ (1460 AM; 3 kW; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roosevelt:

  • KKWQ (92.5 FM; WARROAD, MN; Owner: BORDER BROADCASTING LP)
  • K208CN (89.5 FM; WARROAD, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • K204EL (88.7 FM; WARROAD, MN; Owner: BORDERLAND CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Roosevelt:

  • K65CS (Channel 65; NORRIS CAMP, MN; Owner: LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY)
  • K61AR (Channel 61; WILLIAMS, MN; Owner: LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY)
  • K63AS (Channel 63; WILLIAMS, MN; Owner: LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY)
  • W59AX (Channel 59; WILLIAMS, MN; Owner: LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY)

Roosevelt fatal accident list:

Jan 2, 2009 10:13 PM, 97th Ave 0468000071, Near Kirkwood Dr, Lat: 48.80274, Lon: -95.09740, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Roosevelt)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Th 11 3 Mi E (Lat: 48.788889 Lon: -95.050000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.4 m, Call Sign: WAX493, Licensee ID: L00059419
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.007 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2011, Expiration Date: 11/06/2021Registrant: County Of Roseau, 606 5th Av Sw, Roseau, MN 56751, Phone: (218) 463-3375
  • ROOSEVELT, 9063 St Hwy 11 Nw (Lat: 48.788889 Lon: -95.050000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.4 m, Call Sign: WQDM444
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.012 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2005, Expiration Date: 09/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2015, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7969, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • ROOSEVELT, Lat: 48.788889 Lon: -95.050000, Call Sign: WQDM445
    Assigned Frequencies: 809.012 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2005, Expiration Date: 09/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2015, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms 730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 296-7418, Fax: (651) 297-5735, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • ROOSEVELT, .5 Mi E (Lat: 48.798889 Lon: -95.087222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WMK748
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Hill & Welch, 1330 New Hampshire Ave, Nw #113, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 775-0070, Fax: (202) 775-9026, Email:
  • STATION, On T H 11 3 Mi E (Lat: 48.789417 Lon: -95.055778), Overall height: 96.3 m, Call Sign: WNTQ552
    Assigned Frequencies: 2184.80 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2007, Expiration Date: 01/05/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2011Registrant: Phone: (612) 296-7421
  • ROOSEVELT, 4 Mi Se Of (Lat: 48.785528 Lon: -95.024111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WPNB309
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2014, Certifier: Elizabeth L KohlerRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Roosevelt, Th 11 3 Mi E (Lat: 48.788889 Lon: -95.050000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.4 m, Call Sign: WQKX255
    Assigned Frequencies: 6713.75 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 10/14/2019, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: Minnesota Department Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • Lude, On Low Co Rd 9, .85 Mile West Of Low Co Rd 2. (Lat: 48.929917 Lon: -94.978750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQNH514
    Assigned Frequencies: 6543.75 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Thomas E WalshRegistrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • East Edge Of Roosevelt (Lat: 48.798861 Lon: -95.087167), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WXS291
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.500 MHz, 454.575 MHzGrant Date: 05/28/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018Registrant: Wikstrom Telephone Company, Inc., 212 S Main St, Karlstad, MN 56732, Phone: (218) 436-2121, Fax: (218) 436-3102, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Roosevelt)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7592H , Serial Number: 12-466, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Stevan G Helmstetter, 5082 Rocky Point Rd Nw, Roosevelt, MN 56673

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Wood (5%)

Roosevelt compared to Minnesota 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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