Slayton, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 2,078 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 980  (47.2%)
Females: 1,098  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  46.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 56172.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $44,883 (it was $36,500 in 2000)
Slayton:

$44,883
MN:

$63,488

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $27,126 (it was $17,395 in 2000)

Slayton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $80,559 (it was $54,000 in 2000)
Slayton:

$80,559
MN:

$200,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $146,221; Detached houses: $148,672; Townhouses or other attached units: $92,626; In 2-unit structures: $57,959; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,666; Mobile homes: $87,370

Median gross rent in 2015: $506.

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  • Races in Slayton, MN (2010)

    Slayton races chart
    • 2,10097.5%White alone
    • 261.2%Hispanic
    • 130.6%Two or more races
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Slayton: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (44.9%), Norwegian (12.5%), Dutch (7.2%), American (6.9%), Egyptian (4.8%), Swedish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1608 feet

Land area: 1.78 square miles.

Population density: 1,167 people per square mile   (low).

Slayton,MN real estate house value index trend

Slayton, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Slayton:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Slayton city:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

56 residents are foreign born (1.9% Africa, 0.4% Asia, 0.4% Latin America, 0.4% North America).

This city:

2.7%
Minnesota:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $951 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $858 (1.1%)

Slayton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (57.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (140.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (435.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hadley, MN (2.2 miles) , Iona, MN (2.3 miles) , Avoca, MN (2.5 miles) , Currie, MN (2.7 miles ), Lake Wilson, MN (3.1 miles ), The Lakes, MN (3.1 miles ), Chandler, MN (3.2 miles ), Dovray, MN (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $108,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $217,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $217,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $175,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $525,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.99 N, Longitude: 95.76 W

Area code: 507

Slayton household income distribution Slayton home values distribution

Crime rates in Slayton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 20000N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A002
per 100,000 95.50.00.00.00.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.00.097.0
Robberies 000000100010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.052.40.00.00.046.10.00.00.00.0
Assaults 121313011000130
per 100,000 47.894.648.8147.649.8152.60.054.355.20.00.00.047.7143.50.0
Burglaries 31534712113315531
per 100,000 143.347.3244.0147.6199.3356.1629.354.3718.2165.846.1233.1238.7143.548.5
Theft 19274647222126311612147123224
per 100,000 907.41,277.22,245.02,313.01,096.21,068.21,363.41,684.8884.0663.3645.2326.3572.81,531.11,163.9
Auto thefts 000321220120021
per 100,000 0.00.00.0147.699.750.9104.9108.70.055.392.20.00.095.748.5
Arson 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 137.776.3121.4144.275.7102.2122.790.896.742.650.229.449.2107.7131.4

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Crime rate in Slayton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Minnesota average:

1.71
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -72 (-3.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Slayton, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

Slayton-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Slayton 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 12.6 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:

Slayton-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 76% 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 117.1 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 182.1 miles away from Slayton center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 119.5 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 179.0 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 136.1 miles away from Slayton center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 135.8 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 Murray County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Slayton topographic map

Birthplace of: Vin Weber - Politician, Bruce Vogel - Politician, Trevor Winter - Basketball player, Mike Johnson (1970s pitcher) - Former baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Slayton:

  • HOSPICE OF MURRAY COUNTY (36 PARK DRIVE P O BOX 86)
  • MURRAY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 2042 JUNIPER AVENUE)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW INC (2220 TWENTY-SEVENTH STREET)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SLAYTON (2957 REDWOOD AVENUE SOUTH)

airports located in Slayton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Slayton:

  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 33 miles; Marshall, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,711)
  • South Dakota State University (about 56 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 59 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 62 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • South Central College (about 86 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Ridgewater College (about 87 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

Public high school in Slayton:

  • MURRAY COUNTY CENTRAL SECONDARY (Location: 2420 28TH ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Slayton:

See full list of schools located in Slayton

Library in Slayton:

  • SLAYTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $120,463; Location: 2451 BROADWAY AV; 23,472 books; 15,187 e-books; 667 audio materials; 1,013 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Slayton: Slayton Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Slayton Country Club (B), Slayton Public Library (C), Slayton Police Department (D), Slayton Fire Department (E), Murray County Courthouse (F), Murray County Sheriff Department (G), Murray County Museum (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Slayton include: Saint Ann's Catholic Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Slayton Baptist Church (D), First Reformed Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Assembly of God Church (G), Christ Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Ludolph (Tours & Charters; 2643 Oak Avenue).

Hotels: Hill Top Inn Motel (2436 Highway 59), Lake Shetek Lodge (21 Valhalla Drive).

Court: Murray County - Civil Defense Director- Court Administration- Recorder- Environmental Ser (2500 28th Street).

Murray 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 2015: 14.1%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 87.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.8%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Slayton in 2010:

  • 49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities
60 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Slayton, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Slayton (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: at 2457 Broadway Avenue, branch established on 1985/02/15; Slayton Branch at 2457 Broadway Avenue, branch established on 1975/09/30. Info updated 2011/08/30: Bank assets: $193.5 mil, Deposits: $173.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Fulda Bancorporation Inc.
  • Minnwest Bank South: Branch at 2565 King Avenue, branch established on 1930/02/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $232.5 mil, Deposits: $198.5 mil, headquarters in Tracy, MN, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Minnwest Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Minnesota average:

10.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Slayton city (based on Murray County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,19016
Catholic2,3305
Evangelical Protestant1,1665
None2,039-
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: 3
Murray County:

3.54 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

8.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Murray County:

27.3%
Minnesota:

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

10.1%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Slayton:

42.5%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Slayton:

23.9%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.6%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Slayton:

7.0
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.1%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

51.3%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Slayton:

72.4%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Slayton, 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
Other Government Administration 3$10,937$43,7485$916
Police Protection - Officers 4$19,395$58,1851$1,554
Streets and Highways 2$6,058$36,3480$0
Sewerage 1$3,936$47,2320$0
Water Supply 1$5,274$63,2880$0
Local Libraries 2$5,659$33,9540$0
Totals for Government 13$51,259$47,3166$2,470

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $278,000 ($133.78)
    General - Other: $249,000 ($119.83)
    Police Protection: $218,000 ($104.91)
    Regular Highways: $213,000 ($102.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $135,000 ($64.97)
    Financial Administration: $123,000 ($59.19)
    Fire Protection: $71,000 ($34.17)
    Libraries: $63,000 ($30.32)
    Air Transportation: $34,000 ($16.36)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($7.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($3.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $3,000 ($1.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $182,000 ($87.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $72,000 ($34.65)
    Libraries: $56,000 ($26.95)
    General - Other: $41,000 ($19.73)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($18.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($10.11)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $540,000 ($259.87)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $11,000 ($5.29)
  • Charges - All Other: $53,000 ($25.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $31,000 ($14.92)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($1.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000 ($12.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $142,000 ($68.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $133,000 ($64.00)
    General Revenue, NEC: $94,000 ($45.24)
    Special Assessments: $39,000 ($18.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $211,000 ($101.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $787,000 ($378.73)
    All Other: $102,000 ($49.09)
  • Tax - Property: $286,000 ($137.63)
    NEC: $5,000 ($2.41)

Slayton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $1,600,000 ($769.97)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,490,000 ($1679.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,205,000 ($579.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,100,000 ($1010.59)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,600,000 ($769.97)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $185,000 ($89.03)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($1.44)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,298,000 ($1105.87)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,823,000 ($877.29)

4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,969 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
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 Nobles County, MN  1.01% ($30,743 average AGI)
from Lyon County, MN  0.46% ($25,813)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.38% ($26,154)


5.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Lyon County, MN  0.80% ($28,000 average AGI)
to Nobles County, MN  0.72% ($37,400)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.34% ($32,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Slayton:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • 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.)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWOA (730 AM; 1 kW; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Slayton:

  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, 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.)
  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KARL (105.1 FM; TRACY, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • K277AI (103.3 FM; RUSSELL, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Slayton:

  • 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.)
  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • 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)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Slayton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Slayton fatal accident list:

Mar 15, 2011 12:12 AM, Sr-30 0300000030, Erlandson Ave, Lat: 43.99308, Lon: -95.76878, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 2002 06:04 PM, Murray Co. Fair Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 1993 12:38 AM, 59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Oct 9, 1989 08:30 AM, 59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 3,050Total average daily traffic
  • 335Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,900Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Slayton)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Slayton, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Slayton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2440U , Serial Number: 17250040, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/30/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Rick V Parker, 1424 State Highway 30, Slayton, MN 56172, Other Owners: Jim D Knips, Dean Knips
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 41604 , Serial Number: 28-7415290, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney E Schuur, 2009 Juniper Ave, Slayton, MN 56172
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52996 , Serial Number: 18262994, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael J Trustee Mcnab, 1480 61st St, Slayton, MN 56172, Other Owners: Connie Trustee Mcnab

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)

Businesses in Slayton, MN

  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Slayton 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

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There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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