Wabasha, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 2,495 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 
Males: 1,140  (45.7%)
Females: 1,355  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55981.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,031 (it was $35,291 in 2000)
Wabasha:

$41,031
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,749 (it was $20,374 in 2000)

Wabasha city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,329 (it was $81,500 in 2000)
Wabasha:

$126,329
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $637.

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  • Races in Wabasha, MN (2010)

    Wabasha races chart
    • 2,39895.1%White alone
    • 582.3%Hispanic
    • 271.1%Two or more races
    • 210.8%Black alone
    • 110.4%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wabasha: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.0%), Norwegian (12.3%), Irish (11.4%), English (7.6%), French (3.9%), United States (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.16 square miles.

Population density: 306 people per square mile   (very low).

Wabasha,MN real estate house value index trend

Wabasha, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Wabasha:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wabasha city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,959 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,377 (1.2%)

Wabasha satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (32.7 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (66.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nelson, WI (1.8 miles ), Kellogg, MN (2.3 miles ), Alma, WI (2.5 miles ), Pepin, WI (2.7 miles ), Modena, WI (3.4 miles ), Lake City, MN (3.5 miles ), Belvidere, WI (3.6 miles ), Stockholm, WI (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $206,100
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $183,200
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $204,100
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $282,800
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $249,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.38 N, Longitude: 92.04 W

Area code: 651

Wabasha household income distribution Wabasha home values distribution

Crime rates in Wabasha by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 41223N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
per 100,000 152.337.776.376.4115.9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0
Robberies 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.038.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1123342103025
per 100,000 38.137.776.3114.6115.9155.677.339.70.0119.40.079.1200.2
Burglaries 14791594359117169
per 100,000 532.9264.0343.5573.0347.6155.6116.0198.6358.4437.7275.6632.7360.4
Thefts 828184966774101656157845427
per 100,000 3,121.43,054.33,206.13,666.92,587.92,879.43,904.12,581.42,429.32,268.23,307.12,135.21,081.3
Auto thefts 1168003541131
per 100,000 38.137.7229.0305.60.00.0116.0198.6159.339.839.4118.640.0
Arson 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.039.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 303.6186.9254.4316.0251.1258.2290.3243.5237.6251.3256.8257.5115.1

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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 Wabasha detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Minnesota average:

1.64

Wabasha tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +192 (+8.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Wabasha, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wabasha-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.8 miles away from the Wabasha city center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wabasha-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 215.2 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 226.5 miles away from Wabasha center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 256.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 462.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 440.2 miles away from Wabasha center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 365.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wabasha County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wabasha topographic map

Birthplace of: Tom Tiffany - Politician, Larry Brandenburg - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Wabasha:

  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL (1200 5TH GRANT BLVD WEST)
  • ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1200 GRANT BLVD W)
  • MAYO DIALYSIS - WABASHA (1200 5TH GRANT BLVD W)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOME HEALTH CARE (1200 GRANT BLVD WEST)
  • WABASHA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES (411 HIAWATHA DRIVE EAST)
  • ST ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTER (1200 FIFTH GRANT BOULEVARD WEST)
  • ST ELIZABETH'S HEALTH CARE CENTER (626 SHIELDS AVE)

Heliports located in Wabasha:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wabasha:

  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 29 miles; Winona, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 31 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 32 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 36 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 39 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 40 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 44 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)

Public high schools in Wabasha:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wabasha:

Private elementary/middle school in Wabasha:

  • ST FELIX SCHOOL (Students: 128; Location: 130 3RD ST E; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Wabasha

Library in Wabasha:

  • WABASHA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $183,566; Location: 168 ALLEGHANY AVE; 25,557 books; 15,187 e-books; 1,103 audio materials; 1,355 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • under catagory: Hospital/medical center in Wabasha please add Wabasha Clinic - part of Mayo health system website: www.wabashaclinic.org

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Notable locations in Wabasha: Coffee Mill Country Club (A), Wabasha (B), Mississippi Parkside Marina (C), Coffee Mill Ski Area (D), Arrowhead Bluffs Museum (E), Wabasha County Sheriffs Office (F), Wabasha County Courthouse (G), Wabasha City Hall (H), Wabasha Police Department (I), Wabasha City Library (J), Wabasha Fire Department (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wabasha include: Hiawatha Bible Chapel (A), Grace Memorial Episcopal Church (B), Faith Lutheran Church (C), Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church (D), Saint Paul's United Church (E), Saint Felix Church (F), United Church of Christ (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverview Cemetery (1), Saint Felix Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wabasha include: Malone Park (1), Izaak Walton Park (2), Beach Park (3), Wabasha Overlook (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Arrowhead Bluffs Exhibits (Museums; RR 2 Box 7) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Eagles on the River InnTEL & Suites (50 Coulee Way) (1), AL Coffee Mill Inn & Suites (Highway 60) (2), AmericInn Wabasha (150 Commerce Drive) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Wabasha County - Probation- Court Services (625 Jefferson Avenue) (1), Wabasha County - Restorative Justice- Court Services (625 Jefferson Avenue) (2), Wabasha County - Geological Information Systems Gis- District Court Administration- Court Repo (625 Jefferson Avenue) (3), Wabasha County - Conciliation Jury- District Court Administration- Court Serv (625 Jefferson Avenue) (4), Wabasha County - District Court Administration- Traffic- Court System (625 Jefferson Avenue) (5), Wabasha County - District Court Administration- Criminal Juvenile- Court Sy (625 Jefferson Avenue) (6), Wabasha County - District Court Administration- Court Reporter- Emergency Manage (625 Jefferson Avenue) (7), Wabasha County - Court System- Civil Family- District Court Administration- Court Serv (625 Jefferson Avenue) (8), Wabasha County - Court System- Law Clerk- District Court Administration- Court Serv (625 Jefferson Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Wabasha 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: 10.7%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 96.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Wabasha in 2010:

  • 98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Wabasha in 2000:

  • 146 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Wabasha, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Wabasha compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Wabasha (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Wabasha: First State Bank Of Wabasha at 111 West Main Street, branch established on 1881/08/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $114.8 mil, Deposits: $102.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Wabasha Holding Company
  • Bank of Alma: Wabasha County Bank/Branch at 730 Pembroke Avenue, branch established on 1998/08/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $199.5 mil, Deposits: $129.9 mil, headquarters in Alma, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Dairyland Bank Holding Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wabasha city (based on Wabasha County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,4398
Evangelical Protestant5,58717
Mainline Protestant3,96915
Other2-
None5,679-
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: 5
Wabasha County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Wabasha County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wabasha County:

26.0%
Minnesota:

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

14.8%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$24,091$57,8180$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$24,608$49,2160$0
Police - Other 1$3,431$41,1720$0
Streets and Highways 3$10,950$43,8000$0
Health 1$3,733$44,7960$0
Sewerage 2$9,917$59,5020$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,061$48,7321$245
Water Supply 1$4,011$48,1320$0
Local Libraries 1$6,574$78,8885$5,901
Totals for Government 21$91,376$52,2156$6,146

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $62,000 ($24.85)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $291,000 ($116.63)
    Water Utilities: $263,000 ($105.41)
    Regular Highways: $253,000 ($101.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $253,000 ($101.40)
    General - Other: $197,000 ($78.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $175,000 ($70.14)
    Financial Administration: $135,000 ($54.11)
    Health Services - Other: $128,000 ($51.30)
    Fire Protection: $108,000 ($43.29)
    Libraries: $97,000 ($38.88)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($6.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($2.81)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $381,000 ($152.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $111,000 ($44.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $646,000 ($258.92)
    Police Protection: $51,000 ($20.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($14.43)
    Fire Protection: $30,000 ($12.02)
    Libraries: $24,000 ($9.62)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($2.00)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($1.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $904,000 ($362.32)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $169,000 ($67.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $111,000 ($44.49)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($10.82)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($8.82)
    From Local Government: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $122,000 ($48.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $30,000 ($12.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $331,000 ($132.67)
    General Revenue, NEC: $143,000 ($57.31)
    Special Assessments: $10,000 ($4.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $556,000 ($222.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $664,000 ($266.13)
    All Other: $47,000 ($18.84)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Tax - Property: $667,000 ($267.33)
    NEC: $17,000 ($6.81)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,155,000 ($863.73)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $735,000 ($294.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,505,000 ($603.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,225,000 ($490.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $160,000 ($64.13)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,382,000 ($553.91)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,851,000 ($1944.29)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $884,000 ($354.31)

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.40% ($37,694 average AGI)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.59% ($29,962)
from Winona County, MN  0.24% ($47,190)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,462 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
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 Olmsted County, MN  1.98% ($38,725 average AGI)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.64% ($32,649)
to Winona County, MN  0.25% ($19,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wabasha:

  • KMFX (1190 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WABASHA, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQOQ (1430 AM; 2 kW; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wabasha:

  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDMO (95.9 FM; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLCH (94.9 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KHME (101.1 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQAL (89.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KAGE-FM (95.3 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • W206BA (89.1 FM; ALMA, WI; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wabasha:

  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WQOW-TV (Channel 18; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Wabasha fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Wabasha fatal accident list:

Sep 23, 2010 02:41 PM, Us-61, Shields Dr, Lat: 44.37767, Lon: -92.04833, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 8, 1997 04:07 PM, 61, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1986 09:55 AM, 61, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Dec 13, 1985 07:10 PM, 30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 17, 1981 06:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 4, 1978 09:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 7, 1975 06:58 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 313m1,027ftTotal length
  • $400,000Total costs
  • 16,798Total average daily traffic
  • 1,099Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Wabasha, MN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Wabasha Site 2.5 Mi At 235 Degrees From (Lat: 44.361333 Lon: -92.080167), Overall height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WOM57
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.350 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/04/1998, Expiration Date: 10/04/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/25/2000
    Registrant: The Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106-1199, Phone: (913) 551-4568, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 2.6 Mi W On Hwy 10 (Lat: 44.368000 Lon: -92.081000), Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPJB861
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.362 MHz, 928.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/1995, Expiration Date: 12/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2001
    Registrant: Phone: (515) 228-2183
  • WABASHA, County Road 30 (Lat: 44.381111 Lon: -92.059444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQAK542
    Assigned Frequencies: 18105.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHz, 18125.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/22/2004, Expiration Date: 06/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2005, Certifier: John Fischer
    Registrant: Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2776, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • NEW WABASHA, On Wabasha Hill, Approx. 3.0 Km West Of Us 61 (Lat: 44.370000 Lon: -92.080000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 91.9 m, Call Sign: WQNK663
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/07/2011, Expiration Date: 03/07/2021, Certifier: Jerald Sorenson
    Registrant: Pcs Technologies, Inc., 30 West Water Street, Saint Paul, MN 55107, Phone: (651) 222-5881, Fax: (651) 228-2645, Email:
  • WABASHA, 3.2 Miles S.W. Of (Lat: 44.356889 Lon: -92.091556), Overall height: 74.7 m, Call Sign: WKR97, Licensee ID: L00016000
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz... (+10 more)
    Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2003
    Registrant: Norlight, Inc, 13935 Bishops Drive, Brookfield, WI 53005, Phone: (262) 792-9700, Fax: (262) 792-7767

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Roemer Rd (Lat: 44.368000 Lon: -92.081000), Structure height: 88 m, Call Sign: KNKG821
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Hwy 30 On Wabasha Hill (Lat: 44.368000 Lon: -92.081000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 88 m, Call Sign: KNKM587
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.487 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William Buxbaum
    Registrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wabasha)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5709R , Serial Number: 17253366, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert H Sylvester, 1404 River Dr S, Wabasha, MN 55981, Other Owners: Carol E Sylvester
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8620E , Serial Number: 28-7615142, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Hayward L Cureton, Rt 1 Box 1830, Wabasha, MN 55981

Most common first names in Wabasha, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5478.4 years
Mary4483.0 years
William4179.1 years
Robert3874.8 years
Joseph3375.9 years
Margaret2780.3 years
James2770.5 years
Helen2583.1 years
Anna2486.4 years
Henry2085.9 years
Most common last names in Wabasha, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Passe3282.0 years
Meyer2784.1 years
Gosse1979.4 years
Schuth1780.1 years
Schurhammer1473.2 years
Burrichter1380.5 years
Smith1276.2 years
Schmidt1280.1 years
Pfeilsticker1082.0 years
Peterson1083.5 years
Businesses in Wabasha, MN
NameCountNameCount
AmericInn1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1

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