Silver Lake, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 813 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.8%
 
Males: 414  (51.0%)
Females: 399  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55381.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,707 (it was $36,833 in 2000)
Silver Lake:

$53,707
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,174 (it was $18,126 in 2000)

Silver Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $111,856 (it was $81,400 in 2000)
Silver Lake:

$111,856
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $144,558; Detached houses: $145,496

Median gross rent in 2013: $613.

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  • Races in Silver Lake, MN (2010)

    Silver Lake races chart
    • 82098.0%White alone
    • 121.4%Hispanic
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Silver Lake: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.7%), Polish (11.0%), Czech (10.5%), Irish (10.2%), Norwegian (5.5%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1030 feet

Land area: 0.35 square miles.

Population density: 2,341 people per square mile   (low).

Silver Lake, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Silver Lake:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Silver Lake city:

  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

19 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe).

This city:

2.4%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,703 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,166 (1.9%)

Silver Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Minnetonka, MN (36.1 miles , pop. 51,301).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (45.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (390.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Biscay, MN (2.6 miles) , Lester Prairie, MN (2.8 miles ), Winsted, MN (2.9 miles ), Hutchinson, MN (3.0 miles ), Glencoe, MN (3.1 miles ), New Germany, MN (3.4 miles ), Cokato, MN (3.4 miles ), Plato, MN (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $134,100
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $233,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.90 N, Longitude: 94.20 W

Area code: 320

Silver Lake household income distribution Silver Lake home values distribution

Crime rates in Silver Lake by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A01
per 100,000 0.00.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0123.0
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11110031101
per 100,000 128.2126.3126.7122.90.00.0377.8118.6119.60.0123.0
Burglaries 17541341230
per 100,000 128.2883.8633.7491.4124.4374.1503.8118.6239.2368.10.0
Thefts 15961044744914
per 100,000 1,923.11,136.4760.51,228.5497.5498.8881.6474.5478.51,104.31,722.0
Auto thefts 01002220004
per 100,000 0.0126.30.00.0248.8249.4251.90.00.00.0492.0
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6) 116.1148.5104.2112.550.568.8173.053.162.372.8240.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Silver Lake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -34 (-4.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (54%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Silver Lake, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Silver Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Silver Lake city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 23.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Silver Lake-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 104.1 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 115.0 miles away from Silver Lake center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 261.2 miles away from the city 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 143.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.8 miles away from Silver Lake 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 277.0 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 (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Silver Lake topographic map

Birthplace of: D.D. Wozniak - Chief Judge Minnesots Court of Appeals, William VanDeSteeg - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Silver Lake:

  • OUTREACH TRILLIUM WEST (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WINSTED, MN)
  • HARMONY RIVER LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HUTCHINSON, MN)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WINSTED, MN)
  • GLENCOE AREA HEALTH CENTER LTC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GLENCOE, MN)
  • GLENCOE REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GLENCOE, MN)
  • CONNECTCARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HUTCHINSON, MN)
  • COKATO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COKATO, MN)

airports located in Silver Lake:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Silver Lake:

  • Hennepin Technical College (about 42 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,515)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 42 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 43 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Normandale Community College (about 43 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 45 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 45 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 46 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)

Public elementary/middle school in Silver Lake:

  • LAKESIDE ELEMENTARY (Location: 229 LAKE AVE, Grades: 3-6)

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Notable locations in Silver Lake: Silver Lake Fire Department (A), Silver Lake City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Silver Lake include: Church of the Holy Family (A), First Congregational Church (B), Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Adelbert's Catholic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

McLeod 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
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.8%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Silver Lake (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank Silver Lake: at 201 West Main Street, branch established on 1919/10/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $24.9 mil, Deposits: $22.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Prairie Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Minnesota average:

10.7

Silver Lake travel time to work - commute Silver Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Silver Lake city (based on McLeod County data)

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
McLeod County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This 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.
State:

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

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Silver Lake:

44.2%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.0%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Silver Lake:

29.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Silver Lake:

29.1%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Silver Lake:

16.8%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Silver Lake:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

47.2%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Silver Lake:

75.7%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Silver Lake, 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
Financial Administration 1$1,610$19,3200$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,569$42,8280$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,362$44,1720$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,379$40,5480$0
Sewerage 1$4,674$56,0880$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,982$35,89210$3,365
Totals for Government 8$26,576$39,86410$3,365

Silver Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $72,000 ($88.56)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $506,000 ($622.39)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($141.45)
    Police Protection: $105,000 ($129.15)
    Regular Highways: $93,000 ($114.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $88,000 ($108.24)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($71.34)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($65.19)
    Fire Protection: $51,000 ($62.73)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($54.12)
    Health Services - Other: $40,000 ($49.20)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($12.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($12.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $76,000 ($93.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $53,000 ($65.19)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($27.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($11.07)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($7.38)
    Liquor Stores: $2,000 ($2.46)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($1.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $371,000 ($456.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Silver Lake government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $102,000 ($125.46)
    All Other: $62,000 ($76.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($27.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($1.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($11.07)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $77,000 ($94.71)
    Special Assessments: $27,000 ($33.21)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($13.53)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $521,000 ($640.84)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($91.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $223,000 ($274.29)
    All Other: $14,000 ($17.22)
  • Tax - Property: $195,000 ($239.85)
    NEC: $8,000 ($9.84)

Silver Lake government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,457,000 ($1792.13)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $565,000 ($694.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,390,000 ($1709.72)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $632,000 ($777.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $791,000 ($972.94)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $321,000 ($394.83)

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
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 Carver County, MN  0.47% ($32,514 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.46% ($27,739)
from Wright County, MN  0.44% ($28,354)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Hennepin County, MN  0.81% ($47,154 average AGI)
to Carver County, MN  0.52% ($48,538)
to Meeker County, MN  0.48% ($37,819)

Strongest AM radio stations in Silver Lake:

  • 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)
  • KDUZ (1260 AM; 1 kW; HUTCHINSON, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Silver Lake:

  • KARP-FM (106.9 FM; DASSEL, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K215DU (90.9 FM; HUTCHINSON, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)

TV broadcast stations around Silver Lake:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)

Silver Lake fatal accident list:

Sep 11, 1992 06:00 PM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Dec 13, 1991 01:22 AM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 18, 1981 01:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 211 N. Lake Ave (Lat: 44.904722 Lon: -94.195833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPTE687
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.360 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2001, Expiration Date: 09/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2011, Certifier: Harlan J WawrzyniakRegistrant: Walker, Jerry, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N0QES, Licensee ID: L00320463, Grant Date: 10/24/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021, Certifier: David A Lamecker, Registrant: David A Lamecker, Silver Lake, MN 55381
  • Call Sign: KD0MSK, Licensee ID: L01594136, Grant Date: 09/23/2010, Expiration Date: 09/23/2020, Certifier: Timothy F Gorka, Registrant: Timothy F Gorka, 10142 225yh St, Silver Lake, MN 55381
  • Call Sign: KE0DPR, Licensee ID: L01930677, Grant Date: 03/20/2015, Expiration Date: 03/20/2025, Certifier: Timothy J Johnson, Registrant: Timothy J Johnson, 600 Main Street West, Silver Lake, MN 55381

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN AT-6D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 29935 , Serial Number: 49-3085, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 08/04/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Radial Runners Inc, 23576 Jet Avenue, Silver Lake, MN 55381
  • Aircraft: MIKULICHEK RICHARD L ZENITH 601 HD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU EA-81 (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 638RM , Serial Number: 23082, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 10/04/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Richard L Mikulichek, Po Box 238, Silver Lake, MN 55381
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 79417 , Serial Number: 17258068, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 03/19/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Geroge H Lhotka, 19484 County Road 2 # 252, Silver Lake, MN 55381
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95678 , Serial Number: 18266597, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/18/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Steven C Timmers, 24798 Jade Ave, Silver Lake, MN 55381

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Silver Lake

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Silver Lake, MN
Most common first names in Silver Lake, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph3179.5 years
Frank2982.1 years
John2178.1 years
Mary2085.1 years
Henry1480.4 years
Edward1379.7 years
Anna1288.1 years
George1277.8 years
Helen1185.8 years
Frances1084.8 years
Most common last names in Silver Lake, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nowak1681.9 years
Mallak1581.2 years
Konerza1473.7 years
Hlavka1284.8 years
Ruzicka1277.2 years
Navratil1275.7 years
Jaskowiak980.2 years
Ardolf978.8 years
Kaczmarek876.1 years
Yurek877.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Silver Lake compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

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  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in France (population 500+)"
There are 2 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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  • Tom Holsapple (2)
  • Glen Zirbes (2)
  • Daniel C. Eller (1)
  • Gary Butler (1)
  • Kevin L. Nowak (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2016.