St. Peter, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 11,570 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.7%
 
Males: 5,558  (48.0%)
Females: 6,012  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  26.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56082.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,569 (it was $40,344 in 2000)
St. Peter:

$50,569
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,212 (it was $16,634 in 2000)

St. Peter city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,962 (it was $100,100 in 2000)
St. Peter:

$150,962
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $176,197; Detached houses: $185,324; Townhouses or other attached units: $181,780; In 2-unit structures: $132,905; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,163; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $61,316; Mobile homes: $37,056

Median gross rent in 2013: $736.

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  • Races in St. Peter, MN (2013)

    St. Peter races chart
    • 9,88886.2%White alone
    • 7766.8%Hispanic
    • 2922.5%Two or more races
    • 2242.0%Asian alone
    • 1741.5%Black alone
    • 460.4%American Indian alone
    • 480.4%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in St. Peter: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.1%), Norwegian (13.3%), Irish (7.5%), Swedish (6.8%), English (4.6%), Czech (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1865

Land area: 5.42 square miles.

Population density: 2,133 people per square mile   (low).

St. Peter,MN real estate house value index trend

St. Peter, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in St. Peter:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.2 minutes

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

  • Never married: 48.6%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

481 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

4.2%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,635 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,655 (1.2%)

St. Peter satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eden Prairie, MN (44.0 miles , pop. 54,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (55.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (360.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Kasota, MN (1.6 miles ), Cleveland, MN (2.5 miles ), Le Sueur, MN (3.2 miles ), North Mankato, MN (3.3 miles ), Madison Lake, MN (3.4 miles ), Mankato, MN (3.4 miles ), Nicollet, MN (3.4 miles ), Eagle Lake, MN (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2001: 66 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2002: 50 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2003: 53 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 51 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2006: 37 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $184,100
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $185,500
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $147,100
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $199,800
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $254,200
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $188,700
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $203,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.33 N, Longitude: 93.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,415 (+12.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,648 (61.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 507

St. Peter household income distribution St. Peter home values distribution

Crime rates in St. Peter by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000100011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.09.00.00.00.08.78.7
Rapes 7459N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A53
per 100,000 70.440.248.886.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A43.526.1
Robberies 2000131202320
per 100,000 20.10.00.00.09.427.79.118.00.017.726.617.40.0
Assaults 1511915121215131177146
per 100,000 150.8110.587.8143.9113.2110.9136.7117.199.462.062.0121.752.2
Burglaries 31342248594139502835283633
per 100,000 311.7341.7214.7460.5556.7378.8355.5450.3253.1310.2247.9312.9286.9
Thefts 263284240256268296244237215233225191140
per 100,000 2,644.32,854.02,342.42,456.12,528.52,734.92,224.52,134.61,943.42,065.21,992.01,660.01,217.2
Auto thefts 121711179131025122106
per 100,000 120.7170.8107.4163.184.9120.191.218.045.2106.417.786.952.2
Arson 0713340030100
per 100,000 0.070.39.828.828.337.00.00.027.10.08.90.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 231.5207.6175.3243.3242.2244.4218.6231.8185.5195.9184.0178.3122.6

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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 St. Peter detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +165 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in St. Peter, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

St. Peter, Minnesota average temperatures St. Peter, Minnesota average precipitation St. Peter, Minnesota humidity St. Peter, Minnesota wind speed St. Peter, Minnesota snowfall St. Peter, Minnesota sunshine St. Peter, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

St. Peter-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the St. Peter city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused $75 million in damages.

On 3/29/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused $120 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Peter-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 83% 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 137.6 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 147.2 miles away from St. Peter center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 269.8 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 269.7 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 174.1 miles away from St. Peter center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.1 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 Nicollet County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Peter topographic map

Birthplace of: Gerald Gustafson - Aviator, John Albert Johnson - Politician, Earl Renneke - Politician, Joan M. Plaisted - US diplomat, Godfrey G. Goodwin - Minnesota Representative, Tera Bjorklund - WNBA player (Los Angeles Sparks, born: Jun 29, 1982), Steve Neils - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Peter:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - ST PETER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; ST PETER, MN)
  • RIVER'S EDGE HOSPITAL & CLINIC Critical Access Hospitals (about 2 miles away; ST PETER, MN)
  • ST PETER REGIONAL TREATMENT CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETER, MN)
  • GARDENVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LE SUEUR, MN)
  • MINNESOTA VALLEY HLTH CTR-LONG (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LE SUEUR, MN)
  • THERESE K SEXTON HOME SOUTH (Hospital, about 11 miles away; NORTH MANKATO, MN)
  • ALLIANCE HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MANKATO, MN)

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

  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 1 miles; Saint Peter, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • South Central College (about 12 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 13 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • St Olaf College (about 40 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Normandale Community College (about 47 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 53 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 56 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)

Public high schools in St. Peter:

Public elementary/middle schools in St. Peter:

Private elementary/middle schools in St. Peter:

  • JOHN IRELAND SCHOOL (Students: 88, Location: 1801 W BROADWAY, Grades: KG-6)
  • ST PETER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 48, Location: 427 W MULBERRY ST, Grades: KG-8)
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Notable locations in St. Peter: Nicollet County Fairgrounds (A), Riverside Park Campgrounds (B), Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library (C), Saint Peter Police Department (D), Saint Peter Fire Department (E), Nicollet County Sheriffs Office (F), Nicollet County Courthouse (G), Treaty Site History Center Museum (H), Tomlinson Hall (I), Sunrise Hall (J), Shantz Hall (K), Service Building (L), Phelps Hall (M), Pexton Hall (N), Old Center Building (O), Maintenance Building (P), Johnson Hall (Q), Hoffman Center (R), Green Acres Building (S), Community South Building (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in St. Peter include: Bethany Alliance Church (A), Calvary Baptist Church (B), Church of Saint Peter (C), Church of the Holy Communion (D), Saint Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Trinity Lutheran Church (F), Union Presbyterian Church (G), First Lutheran Church (H), Sunrise Assembly of God Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wood Hill Cemetery (1), Calvary Cemetery (2), Woodlawn Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in St. Peter include: Gorman Park (1), Saint Julien Cox House Historical Marker (2), Traverse Des Sioux Park (3), Jefferson Park (4), Stones Park (5), Riverside Park (6), Minnesota Square Park (7), Johnson Park (8), Veterans Memorial Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Nicollet 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 2001 was 43.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.4%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.9% for Black residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.1% for American Indian residents, 44.4% for other race residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in St. Peter in 2010:

  • 1,953 people in college/university student housing
  • 527 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in St. Peter in 2000:

  • 1,833 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 343 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 136 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 33 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

St. Peter, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in St. Peter (2011 data):

  • First National Bank Minnesota: at 226 West Nassau Street, branch established on 1857/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $190.1 mil, Deposits: $164.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bancommunity Service Corporation
  • HomeTown Bank: St. Peter Branch at 102 South Third Street, branch established on 1931/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $199.4 mil, Deposits: $166.0 mil, headquarters in Redwood Falls, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Minnesota average:

10.7

St. Peter travel time to work - commute St. Peter 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 St. Peter city (based on Nicollet County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,19810
Evangelical Protestant5,75013
Catholic5,7415
Other101
None15,028-
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
Nicollet County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Nicollet County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Nicollet County:

28.3%
Minnesota:

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

11.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.1%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
St. Peter:

27.9
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
St. Peter:

21.8%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
St. Peter:

30.0%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

56.7%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.7%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of St. Peter, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2006)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1$3,367$40,4040$0
Hospitals 62$240,270$46,50493$237,567
Health 1$3,334$40,0080$0
Streets and Highways 9$35,014$46,6850$0
Sewerage 5$18,159$43,5820$0
Transit 3$6,775$27,1006$4,833
Electric Power 10$37,412$44,8942$3,241
Water Supply 6$26,094$52,1880$0
Natural Resources 2$6,655$39,9300$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$5,114$61,3680$0
Firefighters 1$2,779$33,3480$0
Other and Unallocable 6$19,572$39,1446$3,361
Financial Administration 4$15,407$46,2211$999
Other Government Administration 4$20,991$62,9730$0
Police Protection - Officers 14$65,198$55,8840$0
Police - Other 5$16,545$39,7084$1,238
Parks and Recreation 8$22,523$33,7855$965
Local Libraries 3$8,152$32,6088$2,812
Totals for Government 145$553,363$45,796125$255,015

St. Peter government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,017,000 ($87.90)
    Sewerage: $765,000 ($66.12)
    Housing and Community Development: $607,000 ($52.46)
    Hospitals: $203,000 ($17.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $159,000 ($13.74)
    Regular Highways: $130,000 ($11.24)
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $11,155,000 ($964.13)
    Electric Utilities: $6,491,000 ($561.02)
    Sewerage: $2,859,000 ($247.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,957,000 ($169.14)
    Police Protection: $1,680,000 ($145.20)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,184,000 ($102.33)
    Water Utilities: $1,092,000 ($94.38)
    Regular Highways: $973,000 ($84.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $625,000 ($54.02)
    Financial Administration: $563,000 ($48.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $273,000 ($23.60)
    Transit Utilities: $214,000 ($18.50)
    General - Other: $114,000 ($9.85)
    Central Staff Services: $42,000 ($3.63)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $403,000 ($34.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,417,000 ($122.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $268,000 ($23.16)
    Central Staff Services: $268,000 ($23.16)
    Water Utilities: $244,000 ($21.09)
    Electric Utilities: $145,000 ($12.53)
    Police Protection: $78,000 ($6.74)
    Transit Utilities: $45,000 ($3.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($1.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,519,000 ($822.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($5.79)

St. Peter government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $12,807,000 ($1106.91)
    Sewerage: $3,136,000 ($271.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $625,000 ($54.02)
    All Other: $511,000 ($44.17)
    Housing and Community Development: $504,000 ($43.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $191,000 ($16.51)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $298,000 ($25.76)
    Transit Utilities: $75,000 ($6.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $170,000 ($14.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,005,000 ($86.86)
    Special Assessments: $799,000 ($69.06)
    Interest Earnings: $109,000 ($9.42)
    Fines and Forfeits: $94,000 ($8.12)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,221,000 ($624.11)
    Water Utilities: $1,565,000 ($135.26)
    Transit Utilities: $242,000 ($20.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,968,000 ($170.10)
    General Local Government Support: $612,000 ($52.90)
    Sewerage: $425,000 ($36.73)
    Transit Utilities: $118,000 ($10.20)
    Health and Hospitals: $39,000 ($3.37)
    Highways: $13,000 ($1.12)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.09)
    Electric Utilities: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Tax - Property: $1,368,000 ($118.24)
    Other License: $250,000 ($21.61)
    NEC: $199,000 ($17.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $66,000 ($5.70)

St. Peter government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,787,000 ($4043.82)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,326,000 ($4003.98)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,146,000 ($358.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,685,000 ($318.50)

St. Peter government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,618,000 ($226.27)

8.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,046 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.42%
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 Blue Earth County, MN  3.30% ($34,046 average AGI)
from Le Sueur County, MN  0.58% ($30,096)
from Brown County, MN  0.48% ($38,557)


9.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.02%
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 Blue Earth County, MN  3.39% ($37,176 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.66% ($34,143)
to Le Sueur County, MN  0.57% ($33,151)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Peter:

  • KRBI (1310 AM; 1 kW; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTOE (1420 AM; 5 kW; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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))
  • KYSM (1230 AM; 1 kW; MANKATO, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Peter:

  • KRBI-FM (105.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGAC (90.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KDOG (96.7 FM; NORTH MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KNGA (91.5 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KYSM-FM (103.5 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXLP (93.1 FM; NEW ULM, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSU (89.7 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MANKATO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEEZ-FM (99.1 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • K274AL (102.7 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • K250AC (97.9 FM; ST. PETER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • K206DI (89.1 FM; NICOLLET, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • KRDS-FM (95.5 FM; NEW PRAGUE, MN; Owner: RADIO SOUTHERN MINNESOTA, LLC)
  • KOWZ-FM (100.9 FM; BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: BLOOMING PRAIRIE FARM RADIO INC.)
  • KXAC (100.5 FM; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around St. Peter:

  • K30FN (Channel 30; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TELEVISION ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • KEYC-TV (Channel 12; MANKATO, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
St. Peter fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of St. Peter fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $1,291,000Total costs
  • 17,046Total average daily traffic
  • 1,453Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in St. Peter)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 800 West College Ave. (Lat: 44.322667 Lon: -93.969861), Type: Mast, Structure height: 19.8 m, Overall height: 23.4 m, Call Sign: WQDY954
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4000 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2015, Expiration Date: 12/05/2025, Certifier: Warren WunderlichRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • 46599 391st Ave (Lat: 44.273472 Lon: -94.048972), Call Sign: WQWK439
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHzGrant Date: 09/21/2015, Expiration Date: 09/21/2025, Certifier: Marty MogensenRegistrant: 2-Way Radio Of Minnesota, Inc., 604 E First Street, Janesville, MN 56048, Phone: (507) 234-5279, Fax: (507) 234-5302, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • ST. PETER (MNDOT), 100 Freeman Drive (Lat: 44.306611 Lon: -93.985083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.5 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQPP907
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 07/17/2022, Certifier: Larry SycksRegistrant: Psc Alliance Inc., 4921 5th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419, Phone: (612) 216-1502, Fax: (888) 384-9171, Email:
  • MS03NP443, 800 West College Avenue (Lat: 44.323278 Lon: -93.972278), Type: Building, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26.4 m, Call Sign: WQPZ238
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2012, Expiration Date: 09/25/2022, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • A1P0683C, 1302 W. Broadway Ave. (Lat: 44.331389 Lon: -93.972500), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQRJ734
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2013, Expiration Date: 05/30/2023, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: AA0SD, Previous Call Sign: KG0MG, Licensee ID: L00820421, Grant Date: 01/07/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: Charles H Bruce, Registrant: Charles H Bruce, 500 W Jackson St Apt 211, St. Peter, MN 56082-1592
  • Call Sign: KD0RLL, Licensee ID: L01699879, Grant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 03/30/2022, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2014, Certifier: Joseph C Reinemann, Registrant: Joseph C Reinemann, 38271 Timber Ln, St. Peter, MN 56082-5047
  • Call Sign: K0JCR, Previous Call Sign: KD0RLL, Licensee ID: L01699879, Grant Date: 08/05/2014, Expiration Date: 08/05/2024, Certifier: Joseph C Reinemann, Registrant: Joseph C Reinemann, 38271 Timber Ln, St. Peter, MN 56082-5047

Drinking water stations with addresses in St. Peter that have no violations reported:

  • LAKES AND LINKS HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION (Address: 405 West St. Julien Street , Population served: 63, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in St. Peter, MN

  • AmericInn: 1
  • Arby's: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

St. Peter compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

St. Peter on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
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