Ruthton, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 223 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.5%
 
Males: 105  (47.2%)
Females: 118  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56170.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,105 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Ruthton:

$38,105
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,287 (it was $13,016 in 2000)

Ruthton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $55,953 (it was $29,500 in 2000)
Ruthton:

$55,953
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $73,302; detached houses: $72,879

Median gross rent in 2017: $418.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ruthton: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.3%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 80.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Ruthton, MN (2010)
    • 23798.3%White alone
    • 20.8%Two or more races
    • 20.8%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: German (31.9%), American (16.2%), Dutch (10.0%), Norwegian (5.6%), Danish (3.1%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1730 feet

Land area: 0.68 square miles.

Population density: 330 people per square mile   (very low).

Ruthton, Minnesota map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $781 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $638 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (54.2 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (149.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (455.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Florence, MN (2.2 miles),
Tyler, MN (2.7 miles ),
Holland, MN (2.7 miles ),
Lake Benton, MN (3.3 miles ),
Woodstock, MN (3.4 miles),
Balaton, MN (3.5 miles ),
Russell, MN (3.5 miles ),
Lake Wilson, MN (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 44.18 N, Longitude: 96.10 W

Area code: 507

Distribution of median household income in Ruthton, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ruthton, MN in 2017
Ruthton satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Most common industries in Ruthton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (12.2%)
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.3%)
  • Food (13.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (9.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.1%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Food (11.0%)
  • Social assistance (6.8%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (4.1%)
  • Printing & related support activities (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Ruthton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (14.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (8.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (16.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)

Average climate in Ruthton, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.2. This is better than average.

City:

58.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.19. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.19
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ruthton-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Ruthton city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 tornado 17.5 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ruthton-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 75% 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 103.3 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 163.9 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 104.0 miles away from the city 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 170.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 120.8 miles away from Ruthton center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 719.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pipestone County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ruthton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ruthton:

  • TYLER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; TYLER, MN)
  • TYLER HEALTHCARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TYLER, MN)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - PIPESTONE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • HIAWATHA MANOR (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ruthton:

  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 26 miles; Marshall, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,711)
  • South Dakota State University (about 36 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 54 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 83 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Ridgewater College (about 84 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • South Central College (about 102 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)

Public elementary/middle school in Ruthton:

  • RTR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 441 DULUTH AVE, Grades: PK-5)

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Ruthton include: Country Church (A), Ruthton United Methodist Church (B), Peace Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Todd Bouman - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Aug 1, 1972).

Pipestone 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:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.1%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Ruthton (2011 data):

  • The Buffalo Ridge Bank: Main Street - Ruthton Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $42.4 mil, Deposits: $38.8 mil, headquarters in Beardsley, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Beardsley Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Ruthton:

Marital status in Ruthton, MN
  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Ruthton:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Minnesota average:

10.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ruthton, MN (based on Pipestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,28311
Evangelical Protestant3,21016
Catholic1,9492
Other1831
None971-
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:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Pipestone County:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

8.0%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Pipestone County:

27.1%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pipestone County:

15.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.0%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ruthton:

35.7%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.9%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ruthton:

12.5%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ruthton:

30.7%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

48.5%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ruthton:

73.4%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ruthton, 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
Water Supply 1$768$9,2161$217
Solid Waste Management 1$255$3,0601$217
Sewerage 1$897$10,7641$217
Streets and Highways 1$640$7,6800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,755
Totals for Government 4$2,560$7,6809$2,406

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $73,000 ($327.35)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $66,000 ($295.96)
    Water Utilities: $47,000 ($210.76)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($192.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($112.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($94.17)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($85.20)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($76.23)
    Police Protection: $9,000 ($40.36)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($13.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($4.48)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($4.48)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($4.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($8.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $22,000 ($98.65)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($44.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,000 ($71.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($40.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $26,000 ($116.59)
    Other: $19,000 ($85.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($71.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($8.97)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $37,000 ($165.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($35.87)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($13.45)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($8.97)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($147.98)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $86,000 ($385.65)
    Other: $11,000 ($49.33)
  • Tax - Property: $75,000 ($336.32)
    Other License: $1,000 ($4.48)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $272,000 ($1219.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $232,000 ($1040.36)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,000 ($179.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($210.76)

4.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

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

5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.64% ($37,250 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, MN  0.56% ($29,286)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ruthton:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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))
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMHL (1400 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: K M H L BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ruthton:

  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KARL (105.1 FM; TRACY, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • K277AI (103.3 FM; RUSSELL, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KARZ (107.5 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ruthton:

  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.5mTotal length
  • $159,000,000Total costs
  • 7,034Total average daily traffic
  • 939Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,254Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ruthton, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ruthton, MN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ruthton)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • RTR ES, 441 Duluth Ave (Lat: 44.178583 Lon: -96.102000), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQGE405,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2017, Expiration Date: 12/21/2026, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2019, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • MS03NR262, 1128 Highway 23 (Florence - 050106) (Lat: 44.217417 Lon: -96.077194), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 107.3 m, Overall height: 110 m, Call Sign: WQWD546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2015, Expiration Date: 07/23/2025, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2017, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • A1P0205A, 1128 Highway 23 (Florence - 050106) (Lat: 44.217417 Lon: -96.077194), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 107.3 m, Overall height: 110 m, Call Sign: WQWJ785,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2015, Expiration Date: 09/16/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

Most common first names in Ruthton, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John776.7 years
Henry678.7 years
Harold583.4 years
Carl486.0 years
Otto476.0 years
William472.3 years
Marie482.0 years
Fred483.5 years
Clarence385.7 years
Herman385.6 years
Most common last names in Ruthton, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1181.7 years
Jensen981.7 years
Peterson882.5 years
Nielsen677.8 years
Herberg590.8 years
Petersen583.2 years
Andresen475.5 years
Green486.0 years
Madsen481.7 years
Olsen479.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ruthton, MN
  • 74.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ruthton, MN
  • 48.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.1%Electricity


Ruthton compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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