St. Hilaire, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 278 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 135  (48.6%)
Females: 143  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56754.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,115 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
St. Hilaire:

$43,115
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,567 (it was $13,317 in 2000)

St. Hilaire city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,931 (it was $35,900 in 2000)
St. Hilaire:

$63,931
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $787.

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  • Races in St. Hilaire, MN (2010)

    St. Hilaire races chart
    • 27397.8%White alone
    • 41.4%Hispanic
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

Races in St. Hilaire detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in St. Hilaire: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (35.4%), German (24.1%), English (6.8%), Swedish (6.4%), French (6.1%), Irish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1089 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 362 people per square mile   (very low).

St. Hilaire,MN real estate house value index trend

St. Hilaire, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in St. Hilaire:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Hilaire city:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 20.7%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $655 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $497 (1.1%)

St. Hilaire satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (83.7 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (253.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (596.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Thief River Falls, MN (2.7 miles ), Red Lake Falls, MN (3.1 miles ), Plummer, MN (3.3 miles ), Brooks, MN (4.1 miles) , Viking, MN (4.1 miles) , Holt, MN (4.4 miles) , Oklee, MN (4.5 miles ), Goodridge, MN (4.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $98,600
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $134,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 48.01 N, Longitude: 96.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

St. Hilaire household income distribution St. Hilaire home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.9%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-8.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in St. Hilaire: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Hilaire, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

St. Hilaire-area historical tornado activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/25/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the St. Hilaire city center .

On 7/11/1980, a category F2 tornado 3.0 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Hilaire-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 86% 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 162.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 161.8 miles away from St. Hilaire center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 728.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 304.1 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 156.9 miles away from St. Hilaire center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 311.4 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 Pennington County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Hilaire topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Hilaire:

  • OAKLAND PARK COMMUNITIES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN)
  • THIEF RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN)
  • SANFORD MEDICAL CENTER THIEF RIVER FALLS Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN)
  • INTER COUNTY NURSING SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN)
  • HILLCREST SENIOR LIVING (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; RED LAKE FALLS, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Hilaire:

  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 9 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,717)
  • University of North Dakota (about 41 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Bemidji State University (about 73 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 83 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 84 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 84 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 120 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

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Notable locations in St. Hilaire: Saint Hilaire City Park Campground (A), Saint Hilaire Station (B), Saint Hilaire City Hall (C), Saint Hilaire Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in St. Hilaire: Calvary Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in St. Hilaire: Saint Hilaire City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Pennington 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 2013: 11.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

St. Hilaire compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Minnesota average:

10.7

St. Hilaire travel time to work - commute St. Hilaire mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for St. Hilaire city (based on Pennington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,11312
Catholic2,1003
Evangelical Protestant1,25415
Other1-
None4,462-
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: 2
Pennington County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Pennington County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Pennington County:

6.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

9.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Pennington County:

27.1%
Minnesota:

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

14.3%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 0$0 8$4,286
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,328
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$700
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,466
Totals for Government 0$0 15$7,780

St. Hilaire government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $33,000 ($118.71)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $361,000 ($1298.56)
    Regular Highways: $44,000 ($158.27)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($82.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($82.73)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($64.75)
    Water Utilities: $18,000 ($64.75)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($35.97)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($32.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($25.18)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($21.58)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($14.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($17.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $100,000 ($359.71)

St. Hilaire government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($86.33)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($64.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($21.58)
    All Other: $4,000 ($14.39)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $50,000 ($179.86)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($46.76)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($21.58)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $409,000 ($1471.22)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($93.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $49,000 ($176.26)
    All Other: $8,000 ($28.78)
  • Tax - Property: $34,000 ($122.30)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.60)

St. Hilaire government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $102,000 ($366.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $95,000 ($341.73)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($25.18)

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,052 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
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 Marshall County, MN  0.60% ($37,618 average AGI)
from Red Lake County, MN  0.53% ($28,433)
from Roseau County, MN  0.49% ($21,071)


6.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,553 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
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 Marshall County, MN  0.64% ($22,917 average AGI)
to Red Lake County, MN  0.60% ($29,824)
to Polk County, MN  0.53% ($31,100)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Hilaire:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAQ (1460 AM; 3 kW; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTRF (1230 AM; 1 kW; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KROX (1260 AM; 1 kW; CROOKSTON, MN)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Hilaire:

  • KSNR (100.3 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDQ (99.3 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSRQ (90.1 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: JOINT VOCAT. TECH COLLEGE DIS. #2200)
  • KNTN (102.7 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQMN (91.5 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K202BK (88.3 FM; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA)

TV broadcast stations around St. Hilaire:

  • KBRR (Channel 10; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K10IH (Channel 10; THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN COMMUNICATION CORP.)

St. Hilaire fatal accident list:

Apr 11, 2003 02:02 AM, Sr-32, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 26, 2000 09:20 AM, Sr-32, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
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  • 1Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 1,848Total average daily traffic
  • 1,950Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
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