St. Martin, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 348 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +25.2%
 
Males: 157  (45.2%)
Females: 191  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

36.3 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56376.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $75,085 (it was $36,786 in 2000)
St. Martin:

$75,085
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,235 (it was $12,497 in 2000)

St. Martin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $143,494 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
St. Martin:

$143,494
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $159,139; detached houses: $160,836

Median gross rent in 2019: $317.

March 2019 cost of living index in St. Martin: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.9%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in St. Martin, MN (2019)
    • 32895.3%White alone
    • 113.2%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: German (76.3%), American (8.5%), Irish (1.9%), Scandinavian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1250 feet

Land area: 0.95 square miles.

Population density: 367 people per square mile   (very low).

St. Martin, Minnesota map

7 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America).

This city:

2.0%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,683 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,518 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (24.3 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (77.6 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (431.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Roscoe, MN (2.2 miles),
Lake Henry, MN (2.6 miles),
Richmond, MN (2.8 miles ),
Spring Hill, MN (2.9 miles),
Paynesville, MN (3.0 miles ),
New Munich, MN (3.1 miles ),
Albany, MN (3.2 miles ),
Regal, MN (3.3 miles)

Latitude: 45.50 N, Longitude: 94.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 320

Distribution of median household income in St. Martin, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in St. Martin, MN in 2019
St. Martin satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $155,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $230,000
Number of permits per 10,000 St. Martin, MN residents
Average permit cost in St. Martin, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+3.0%).
Most common industries in St. Martin, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Food (8.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.9%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.1%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (13.2%)
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Food (10.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.4%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (8.6%)
  • Food (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Wood products (5.2%)
Most common occupations in St. Martin, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.9%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)

Average climate in St. Martin, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

St. Martin-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the St. Martin city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/3/1980, a category F3 tornado 21.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Martin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 42% 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 67.5 miles away from St. Martin center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.6 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 248.9 miles away from St. Martin 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 108.0 miles away from St. Martin center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from St. Martin center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 282.5 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 Stearns County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Martin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Martin:

  • PAYNESVILLE GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PAYNESVILLE, MN)
  • PAYNESVILLE AREA HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; PAYNESVILLE, MN)
  • MOTHER OF MERCY CAMPUS OF CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ALBANY, MN)
  • CENTRACARE HEALTH SYSTEM - MELROSE PINE VILLA C C (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MELROSE, MN)

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

  • College of Saint Benedict (about 18 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,025)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 23 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 25 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Saint Cloud State University (about 26 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 12,822)
  • Ridgewater College (about 32 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 43 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 63 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Saint Martin Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in St. Martin: Saint Martin Parish (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Martin Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Stearns 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:

2.6 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.1%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

10.1%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in St. Martin:

Marital status in St. Martin, MN
  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in St. Martin:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - St. Martin
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for St. Martin, MN (based on Stearns County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic62,56548
Mainline Protestant17,43828
Evangelical Protestant12,07147
Other9697
Orthodox211
None57,578-
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: 29
Stearns County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 120
Stearns County:

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

6.2%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Stearns County:

27.2%
State:

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

9.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.4%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.5%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.9%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.3%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

51.2%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.3%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of St. Martin, MN Residents

St. Martin government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $110,000 ($316.09)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($287.36)
    Water Utilities: $87,000 ($250.00)
    Financial Administration: $67,000 ($192.53)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($155.17)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($43.10)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($17.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($221.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($25.86)

St. Martin government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $108,000 ($310.34)
    Other: $60,000 ($172.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $774,000 ($2224.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $63,000 ($181.03)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($14.37)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($2.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($264.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $47,000 ($135.06)
    Other: $21,000 ($60.34)
    Highways: $6,000 ($17.24)
  • Tax - Property: $163,000 ($468.39)
    Other License: $3,000 ($8.62)

St. Martin government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,259,000 ($6491.38)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,916,000 ($5505.75)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $377,000 ($1083.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($97.70)

St. Martin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $334,000 ($959.77)

6.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,236 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Benton County, MN  1.39% ($38,687 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.66% ($35,307)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.41% ($62,250)


7.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
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 Benton County, MN  1.46% ($40,572 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.85% ($43,221)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.70% ($51,642)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Martin:

  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KASM (1150 AM; 2 kW; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • 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))
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJON (1240 AM; 1 kW; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Martin:

  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDDG (105.5 FM; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • KMXK (94.9 FM; COLD SPRING, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KZPK (98.9 FM; PAYNESVILLE, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KKJM (92.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: GABRIEL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, ST. CLOUD)
  • KIKV-FM (100.7 FM; SAUK CENTRE, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQIC (102.5 FM; WILLMAR, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KULO (94.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: BDI BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WHMH-FM (101.7 FM; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KVSC (88.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KCFB (91.5 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA CHRISTIAN B/CASTERS, INC)
  • KKSR (96.7 FM; SARTELL, MN; Owner: SARTELL FM, INC.)
  • KLFN (106.5 FM; SUNBURG, MN; Owner: LAKELAND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLZZ (103.7 FM; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around St. Martin:

  • KCCO-TV (Channel 7; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSAX (Channel 42; ALEXANDRIA, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • K19BG (Channel 19; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 18.2mTotal length
  • $205,000,000Total costs
  • 3,985Total average daily traffic
  • 3,741Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$189,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Martin, MN
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Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in St. Martin, MN
  • 66.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.6%Electricity
  • 7.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 2.5%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in St. Martin, MN
  • 46.2%Utility gas
  • 46.2%Electricity
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


St. Martin 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.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

St. Martin on our top lists:

  • #58 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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