Twin Valley, Minnesota

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.6%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 27.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Minnesota average:

1.71
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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Twin Valley, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.1%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (7.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.0%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (7.1%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.5%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (8.8%)
  • Social assistance (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Twin Valley, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.8%)
  • Carpenters (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.4%)

Average climate in Twin Valley, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Twin Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Twin Valley city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Twin Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 28% 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 110.5 miles away from Twin Valley center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 109.7 miles away from Twin Valley center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 259.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 716.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 105.8 miles away from Twin Valley 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 262.6 miles away from Twin Valley center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Norman County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 24, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Twin Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Twin Valley:

  • TWIN VALLEY LIVING CENTER (208 OPPEGARD AVENUE NORTHWEST, PO BOX 480)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Twin Valley:

  • ESSENTIA HEALTH ADA Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ADA, MN)
  • BRIDGES CARE COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ADA, MN)
  • MAHNOMEN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MAHNOMEN, MN)

Airports located in Twin Valley:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Twin Valley:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 37 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 37 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 37 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • University of North Dakota (about 60 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • Bemidji State University (about 67 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 68 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

Public high school in Twin Valley:

  • NORMAN COUNTY EAST SECONDARY (Location: 408 W MAIN AVE, Grades: 7-12)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Twin Valley Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Twin Valley include: Saint Williams Catholic Church (A), Zion Lutheran Church (B), Trinity Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Zion Cemetery (1), Twin Valley City Cemetery (2), Saint Williams Cemetery (3), Zion Memorial Gardens (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Norman 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:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.1%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
107 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Twin Valley (2011 data):

  • First Financial Bank: at 205 Main Avenue West, branch established on 1944/01/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $16.1 mil, Deposits: $14.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Medr Bancshares, Inc.
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Twin Valley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Twin Valley, MN (based on Norman County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,57119
Evangelical Protestant8497
Catholic7005
None1,732-
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
Norman County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Norman County:

9.03 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

10.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

8.2%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Norman County:

27.4%
Minnesota:

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

13.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Twin Valley:

48.9%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Twin Valley:

41.2%
Minnesota:

48.4%

Average BMI:
Twin Valley:

28.1
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Twin Valley:

17.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Twin Valley:

7.7%
Minnesota:

9.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Twin Valley:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Twin Valley:

30.3%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Twin Valley:

51.8%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Twin Valley:

70.0%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Twin Valley, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$10,418$62,5080$0
Sewerage 1$4,313$51,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,983$35,7968$5,671
Financial Administration 1$5,775$69,3000$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,474$65,6884$750
Streets and Highways 1$3,693$44,3160$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$372
Firefighters 0$0 1$38
Totals for Government 7$32,656$55,98214$6,831

Twin Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $25,000 ($33.11)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $508,000 ($672.85)
    Water Utilities: $250,000 ($331.13)
    Regular Highways: $158,000 ($209.27)
    Sewerage: $150,000 ($198.68)
    Police Protection: $139,000 ($184.11)
    Financial Administration: $121,000 ($160.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000 ($111.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $76,000 ($100.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $75,000 ($99.34)
    General - Other: $55,000 ($72.85)
    Health - Other: $12,000 ($15.89)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($14.57)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($7.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($43.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Liquor Stores: $31,000 ($41.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($11.92)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($60.93)

Twin Valley government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $161,000 ($213.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $75,000 ($99.34)
    Other: $49,000 ($64.90)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($33.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $53,000 ($70.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $83,000 ($109.93)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.65)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $512,000 ($678.15)
    Water Utilities: $241,000 ($319.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $305,000 ($403.97)
    Other: $60,000 ($79.47)
  • Tax - Property: $159,000 ($210.60)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.65)

Twin Valley government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,726,000 ($3610.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,605,000 ($3450.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000 ($160.26)

Twin Valley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,384,000 ($1833.11)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $907,000 ($1201.32)

Strongest AM radio stations in Twin Valley:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Twin Valley:

  • KRVI (95.1 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRJB (106.3 FM; ADA, MN; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • KRJM (101.5 FM; MAHNOMEN, MN; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • KVOX-FM (99.9 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Twin Valley:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • KVRR (Channel 15; FARGO, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Twin Valley fatal accident list:

Nov 27, 1994 02:55 AM, 31, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 15.2mTotal length
  • 3,889Total average daily traffic
  • 367Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,699Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TWIN VALLEY, Lat: 47.260500 Lon: -96.256583, Call Sign: WQOA312,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2021, Expiration Date: 07/22/2031, Certifier: Tina Murn, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 6.2 Miles Southeast Of (Lat: 47.204111 Lon: -96.175306), Call Sign: KNKM408,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2008, Certifier: Elizabeth L Kohler, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chtd., 1650 Tysons Blvd., Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • 6.2 Miles S.E. Of Twin Valley (Lat: 47.204111 Lon: -96.175306), Call Sign: WSI708,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.400 MHz, Expiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999, Registrant: Twin Valley-Ulen Telephone Company, 204 Main Avenue West, Twin Valley,, MN 56584

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB0UGF, Licensee ID: L00452221, Grant Date: 08/01/2015, Expiration Date: 10/20/2025, Registrant: Paul L Spielman, 4145 State Hwy 113, Twin Valley, MN 56584-9355
  • Call Sign: N0JMQ, Grant Date: 05/23/1989, Expiration Date: 05/23/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/24/2001, Registrant: Roy W Koskela, Rr 2, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Call Sign: N9KIG, Licensee ID: L00298395, Grant Date: 09/13/2010, Expiration Date: 12/11/2020, Certifier: Elmer J Hackbarth, Registrant: Elmer J Hackbarth, 403 Norman Ave Ne, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Call Sign: WA0FFU, Licensee ID: L01324289, Grant Date: 09/17/2007, Expiration Date: 10/21/2017, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2019, Certifier: Gerald M Grove, Registrant: Gerald M Grove, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Call Sign: KC9CAQ, Licensee ID: L00538084, Grant Date: 03/28/2012, Expiration Date: 06/26/2022, Certifier: Eleanor E Hackbarth, Registrant: Eleanor E Hackbarth, 403 Norman Ave Ne, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Call Sign: KD0ICR, Licensee ID: L01499173, Grant Date: 04/18/2020, Expiration Date: 04/18/2030, Certifier: Daniel R Viste, Registrant: Daniel R Viste, 311 Pleasant Ave. Se, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Call Sign: KD0QDJ, Licensee ID: L01674174, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 11/22/2021, Certifier: Brent A Philippy, Registrant: Brent A Philippy, 207 Pleasant Ave Sw, Twin Valley, MN 56584

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7BCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2558E, N2558E, N-2558E, Serial Number: 7AC-6141, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 04/01/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Mark P Habedank, 1676 420th St, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC-CONV (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85-12F (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3621E, N3621E, N-3621E, Serial Number: 7AC-6950, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 04/02/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 07/24/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Mark Habedank, 1676 420th St, Twin Valley, MN 56584
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8045D, N8045D, N-8045D, Serial Number: 22-5570, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 12/01/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Larry E Larson, 4075 115th Ave, Twin Valley, MN 56584

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fires - 23 took place in 2012, and the least - 3 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Twin Valley, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (52.9%), and Structure Fires (31.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Twin Valley, MN
    • 9152.9%Outside Fires
    • 5431.4%Structure Fires
    • 2212.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 52.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Twin Valley, MN
Most common first names in Twin Valley, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Clara2685.1 years
John2381.9 years
Clarence1780.4 years
Anna1488.7 years
Alfred1481.4 years
Alice1381.4 years
Henry1385.2 years
Joseph1383.5 years
Martin1285.3 years
Walter1179.3 years
Most common last names in Twin Valley, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2778.6 years
Olson2479.8 years
Lien1683.3 years
Anderson1580.5 years
Erickson1478.2 years
Berg1478.1 years
Gunderson1378.9 years
Pederson1385.2 years
Larson1283.4 years
Peterson1271.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Twin Valley, MN
  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 37.7%Electricity
  • 9.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Twin Valley, MN
  • 56.7%Electricity
  • 20.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.8%Utility gas
  • 7.8%Other fuel
  • 4.4%No fuel used
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Twin Valley compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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