Spicer, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 1,190 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.7%
 
Males: 622  (52.3%)
Females: 568  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56288.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,415 (it was $33,913 in 2000)
Spicer:

$52,415
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,394 (it was $21,103 in 2000)

Spicer city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $152,400 (it was $96,700 in 2000)
Spicer:

$152,400
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $615.

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  • Races in Spicer, MN (2010)

    Spicer races chart
    • 1,10194.3%White alone
    • 484.1%Hispanic
    • 100.9%Two or more races
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Spicer: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.6%), Norwegian (19.5%), Swedish (9.2%), Irish (5.3%), French (4.7%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1171 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 1,097 people per square mile   (low).

Spicer,MN real estate house value index trend

Spicer, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Spicer:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spicer city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

32 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

2.5%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,322 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,007 (1.5%)

Spicer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (43.4 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (83.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New London, MN (2.1 miles ), Kandiyohi, MN (2.6 miles ), Willmar, MN (3.1 miles ), Atwater, MN (3.2 miles ), Regal, MN (3.6 miles) , Pennock, MN (3.6 miles ), Grove City, MN (3.7 miles ), Paynesville, MN (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $228,800
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $223,500
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $308,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $302,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $500,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $500,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $218,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.23 N, Longitude: 94.94 W

Area code: 320

Spicer household income distribution Spicer home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.0%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +111 (+10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Spicer, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Spicer, Minnesota average temperatures Spicer, Minnesota average precipitation Spicer, Minnesota humidity Spicer, Minnesota wind speed Spicer, Minnesota snowfall Spicer, Minnesota sunshine Spicer, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Spicer-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Spicer city center injured 2 people.

On 6/19/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Spicer-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 88% 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 61.4 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 72.4 miles away from Spicer center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 230.7 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 100.9 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 16.5 miles away from Spicer 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 260.4 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 Kandiyohi County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Spicer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Spicer:

  • LAKEWOOD HOME (256 LAKE AVENUE NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Spicer:

  • LAKE REGION HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; NEW LONDON, MN)
  • BENEDICTINE LIVING COMMUNITY OF NEW LONDON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEW LONDON, MN)
  • QUALITY QUEST HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WILLMAR, MN)
  • WILLMAR REGIONAL TREATMENT CENTER (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WILLMAR, MN)
  • DIVINE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WILLMAR, MN)
  • RICE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WILLMAR, MN)
  • RICE HOSPICE PROGRAM (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WILLMAR, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spicer:

  • Ridgewater College (about 10 miles; Willmar, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,288)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 38 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 42 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 43 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 45 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 45 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 49 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)

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

Shopping Center: Green Lake Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Spicer: Faith Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Spicer City Cemetery (1), Spicer Family Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Spicer: Green Lake Baseball Diamonds (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Big Kahuna Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 190 Progress Way).

Hotels: Spicer Castle Inn (11600 Indian Beach Road), Northern Inn Hotel & Suites On Green Lake (154 Lake Avenue South), Lakeview Motel (15150 Highway 23 Northeast).

Kandiyohi 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 55.3. This is better than average.

City:

55.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 37.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.0
U.S.:

20.2

Drinking water stations with addresses in Spicer that have no violations reported:

  • GREEN LAKE SANITARY SEWER & WATER DIST. (Population served: 1,500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.6%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 5.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.0%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
21 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Spicer, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Spicer compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Spicer (2011 data):

  • Heritage Bank National Association: at 120 South Street West, branch established on 1964/10/08. Info updated 2011/07/27: Bank assets: $463.2 mil, Deposits: $380.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Heritage Bancshares Group, Inc.
  • United Prairie Bank: - Spicer Branch at 425 Access Drive, branch established on 1904/04/04. Info updated 2009/05/06: Bank assets: $565.8 mil, Deposits: $487.7 mil, headquarters in Mountain Lake, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers State Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Spicer city (based on Kandiyohi County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant16,66835
Evangelical Protestant8,75334
Catholic5,3764
Other2833
None11,159-
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
Kandiyohi County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Kandiyohi County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Kandiyohi County:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Kandiyohi County:

27.3%
Minnesota:

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

13.6%
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 2$8,325$49,9501$13,286
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$3,511
Firefighters 0$0 26$2,021
Streets and Highways 1$3,458$41,4963$5,314
Health 0$0 5$671
Water Supply 1$4,503$54,0360$0
Totals for Government 4$16,286$48,85848$24,803

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $112,000 ($94.12)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $556,000 ($467.23)
    Sewerage: $295,000 ($247.90)
    Water Utilities: $271,000 ($227.73)
    Regular Highways: $215,000 ($180.67)
    Fire Protection: $87,000 ($73.11)
    Financial Administration: $74,000 ($62.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $39,000 ($32.77)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($29.41)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($12.61)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($5.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $134,000 ($112.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $374,000 ($314.29)
    Fire Protection: $61,000 ($51.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($13.45)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($9.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $749,000 ($629.41)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $348,000 ($292.44)
    All Other: $281,000 ($236.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $63,000 ($52.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $403,000 ($338.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $341,000 ($286.55)
    Interest Earnings: $99,000 ($83.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $223,000 ($187.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $246,000 ($206.72)
    General Support: $201,000 ($168.91)
  • Tax - Property: $647,000 ($543.70)
    NEC: $45,000 ($37.82)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,671,000 ($2244.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $87,000 ($73.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,334,000 ($1961.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $250,000 ($210.08)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,164,000 ($1818.49)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $413,000 ($347.06)

4.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,968 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
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 Stearns County, MN  0.41% ($35,957 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.39% ($37,015)
from Renville County, MN  0.28% ($33,064)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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  0.65% ($34,028 average AGI)
to Stearns County, MN  0.53% ($29,278)
to Chippewa County, MN  0.26% ($29,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spicer:

  • KWLM (1340 AM; 1 kW; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDJS (1590 AM; 1 kW; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KASM (1150 AM; 2 kW; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spicer:

  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K240CU (95.9 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • KGLH-LP (96.9 FM; SPICER, MN; Owner: HOPE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH)
  • KLFN (106.5 FM; SUNBURG, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKLN (94.1 FM; ATWATER, MN; Owner: FLAGSHIP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBHZ (91.9 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KDJS-FM (95.3 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOLV (100.1 FM; OLIVIA, MN; Owner: BOLD RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXK (94.9 FM; COLD SPRING, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KZPK (98.9 FM; PAYNESVILLE, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Spicer:

  • K14LF (Channel 14; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K54GG (Channel 54; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K17FA (Channel 17; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K39FE (Channel 39; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K52GK (Channel 52; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K20GD (Channel 20; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K27CK (Channel 27; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: WILLMAR ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH)
  • K30FZ (Channel 30; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K44AE (Channel 44; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K46AC (Channel 46; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)
  • K48AH (Channel 48; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: UHF TV, INC.)

Spicer fatal accident list:

Dec 2, 1987 05:35 PM, 23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Spicer)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 7600 71st St Ne (Lat: 45.197472 Lon: -94.950278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 140 m, Call Sign: WPQW853, Licensee ID: L00001014
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.537 MHz, 862.537 MHz, 863.537 MHz, 864.537 MHz, 865.537 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/05/2008, Expiration Date: 09/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Certifier: Robin J Glenny
    Registrant: Nextel Wip Expansion Two Corp.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • PRESSURE SITE, Pressure Site 13 St Nw (Lat: 45.253500 Lon: -95.070306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.6 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WQOR800
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2012, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022, Certifier: Ron Hagemeier
    Registrant: Preffered Controls, 460 Husky Dr., Suite 102, Albany, MN 56307, Phone: (320) 845-6772, Fax: (320) 845-4354, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SPICER, Lat: 45.245194 Lon: -94.950389, Call Sign: WPSM860, Licensee ID: L00051232
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.293 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/22/2001, Expiration Date: 06/22/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2011, Certifier: Kimberly Elton
    Registrant: City Of Spicer
  • Spicer, Lat: 45.232417 Lon: -94.944806, Type: Tank, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQKH680
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2009, Expiration Date: 05/22/2019, Certifier: Greg F Radtke Mr.
    Registrant: Dickstein Shapiro LLP, 1825 Eye St., Nw, Washington, DC 20006-5403, Phone: (202) 420-3042, Fax: (202) 420-2201, Email:
  • SPICER, Lat: 45.226361 Lon: -94.938528, Call Sign: WQPP749
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.293 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/16/2012, Expiration Date: 07/16/2022, Certifier: Leslie Valiant
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • MS03NP315, 7600 71st St Ne (Spicer #50024) (Lat: 45.197722 Lon: -94.949583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 134.1 m, Overall height: 138.7 m, Call Sign: WQQS493
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 02/22/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Highway 23, 0.57 Mile North Of Spicer (Lat: 45.244389 Lon: -94.941111), Call Sign: KUC940, Licensee ID: L00002035
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2001
    Registrant: Mid-State Telephone Company, 301 S. Westfield Rd.,, Madison, WI 53705
  • Highway 23, 0.57 Mile North Of Spicer (Lat: 45.244389 Lon: -94.941111), Call Sign: KUS374, Licensee ID: L00002035
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.660 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999
    Registrant: Mid State Telephone Company, 301 S Westfield Rd.,, Madison, WI 53705

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Spicer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Spicer)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Spicer

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Spicer, MN
Most common first names in Spicer, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2377.7 years
Mary1477.5 years
Carl1378.8 years
Anna1287.2 years
William1269.5 years
Alice1281.3 years
Richard1264.2 years
Donald1175.6 years
Arthur1176.0 years
George1177.1 years
Most common last names in Spicer, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2881.1 years
Nelson2481.6 years
Peterson1975.2 years
Anderson1878.3 years
Olson1476.4 years
Thompson1477.9 years
Larson1182.3 years
Hanson1176.0 years
Carlson1078.8 years
Jensen981.2 years
Businesses in Spicer, MN
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
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