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Population in 2013: 672 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 350  (52.2%)
Females: 322  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56181.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,003 (it was $32,125 in 2000)
Welcome:

$40,003
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,011 (it was $16,539 in 2000)

Welcome city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,979 (it was $46,500 in 2000)
Welcome:

$78,979
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $660.

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  • Races in Welcome, MN (2010)

    Welcome races chart
    • 66596.9%White alone
    • 202.9%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Welcome: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.5%), Norwegian (11.5%), Irish (5.3%), Swedish (5.2%), United States (3.3%), English (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 1235 feet

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 739 people per square mile   (low).

Welcome,MN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Welcome:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Welcome city:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 58.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Minnesota:

7.4%



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Welcome, Minnesota as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Welcome to the number of sex offenders is 678 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $990 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $955 (1.3%)

Welcome satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eden Prairie, MN (100.1 miles , pop. 54,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (111.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (374.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sherburn, MN (2.3 miles ), Trimont, MN (2.8 miles ), Fairmont, MN (2.8 miles ), Ceylon, MN (3.1 miles ), Northrop, MN (3.2 miles ), Dunnell, MN (3.3 miles) , Alpha, MN (3.6 miles) , Ormsby, MN (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $161,100
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $270,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.67 N, Longitude: 94.62 W

Area code: 507

Welcome household income distribution Welcome home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -71 (-9.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (45%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Welcome, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Welcome-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/1/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Welcome city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 3/29/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused $75 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Welcome-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 80% 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 155.1 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 241.5 miles away from Welcome center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 161.4 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 224.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 192.8 miles away from Welcome center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.5 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 Martin County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Welcome topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Welcome:

  • COMM OPTIONS AND RESOURCES I (PO BOX 416)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Welcome:

  • LAKEVIEW METHODIST HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FAIRMONT, MN)
  • TRIMONT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • TRIMONT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • TRIMONT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; TRIMONT, MN)
  • CRESTVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FAIRMONT, MN)
  • MAYO DIALYSIS - FAIRMONT (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; FAIRMONT, MN)
  • TRUMAN SENIOR LIVING (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; TRUMAN, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Welcome:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 22 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • South Central College (about 46 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 46 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 56 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Buena Vista University (about 77 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 79 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Riverland Community College (about 81 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)

Public elementary/middle school in Welcome:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Saint Paul United Church of Christ

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Notable locations in Welcome: Welcome Campground (A), Everett Park Campground (B), Welcome Volunteer Fire Department (C), Welcome Library (D), Welcome Police Department (E), Welcome City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Welcome include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery (1), Saint Paul's Evangelical Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Martin 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 2004 was 49.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 8.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.82
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Welcome compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Welcome (2011 data):

  • Welcome State Bank: at 111 Guide Street North, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2007/01/30: Bank assets: $24.4 mil, Deposits: $19.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Welcome Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (95%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Welcome city (based on Martin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,86927
Mainline Protestant6,68719
Catholic3,7764
Other1862
None3,322-
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
Martin County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Martin County:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Martin County:

27.8%
Minnesota:

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

11.3%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,878$34,5360$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,878$34,5362$1,328
Totals for Government 2$5,756$34,5362$1,328

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $40,000 ($59.52)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $126,000 ($187.50)
    Regular Highways: $97,000 ($144.35)
    Police Protection: $90,000 ($133.93)
    Sewerage: $75,000 ($111.61)
    Water Utilities: $54,000 ($80.36)
    Fire Protection: $47,000 ($69.94)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($49.11)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($16.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($11.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($1.49)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $115,000 ($171.13)
    Benefit Payments: $31,000 ($46.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($8.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.98)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $255,000 ($379.46)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $76,000 ($113.10)
    All Other: $8,000 ($11.90)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $10,000 ($14.88)
    From Local Government: $7,000 ($10.42)
    Interest Revenue: $7,000 ($10.42)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,000 ($1.49)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $145,000 ($215.77)
    Interest Earnings: $48,000 ($71.43)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($4.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($77.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $200,000 ($297.62)
    All Other: $27,000 ($40.18)
  • Tax - Property: $169,000 ($251.49)
    NEC: $4,000 ($5.95)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($2.98)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $110,000 ($163.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $83,000 ($123.51)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $27,000 ($40.18)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $9,000 ($13.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $923,000 ($1373.51)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($1.49)

4.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,585 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
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 Faribault County, MN  0.46% ($23,125 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MN  0.24% ($35,762)
from Blue Earth County, MN  0.23% ($34,150)


4.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
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  0.42% ($22,757 average AGI)
to Faribault County, MN  0.30% ($26,385)
to Watonwan County, MN  0.28% ($28,560)

Strongest AM radio stations in Welcome:

  • KSUM (1370 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: WOODWARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • 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)
  • 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))
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLGA (1600 AM; 5 kW; ALGONA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KTOE (1420 AM; 5 kW; MANKATO, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Welcome:

  • KFMC-FM (106.5 FM; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: WOODWARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220AQ (91.9 FM; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: MANKATO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEEZ-FM (99.1 FM; MANKATO, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KXAC (100.5 FM; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINNESOTA)
  • KJLY (104.5 FM; BLUE EARTH, MN; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING,INC)
  • KRRW (101.5 FM; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBEW-FM (98.1 FM; BLUE EARTH, MN; Owner: KBEW, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Welcome:

  • K28AE (Channel 28; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: OGDEN BROADCASTING OF MINNESOTA, INC)
  • KEYC-TV (Channel 12; MANKATO, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K30FN (Channel 30; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TELEVISION ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • K16CG (Channel 16; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K21DG (Channel 21; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K24CP (Channel 24; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K26CS (Channel 26; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K35DC (Channel 35; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K42AV (Channel 42; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K44AD (Channel 60; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K46AA (Channel 46; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K48AA (Channel 48; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K50AB (Channel 50; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K52AB (Channel 52; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K54AC (Channel 54; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K14KE (Channel 14; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • K19CA (Channel 19; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K40BU (Channel 40; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TV ASSN. OF SOUTHERN MN)
  • K53EV (Channel 53; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K41EG (Channel 41; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERAL RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K45EH (Channel 45; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K51EN (Channel 51; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K59FN (Channel 59; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K61GE (Channel 61; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K23FO (Channel 23; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1.5 Mi S Of Jct Hwy 14 & 263 (Lat: 43.638833 Lon: -94.615806), Call Sign: KNHH536
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.637 MHz, 857.637 MHz, 858.637 MHz, 859.637 MHz, 860.637 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2004, Expiration Date: 02/13/2014
    Registrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 11921 Rockville Pike, 3rd Floor, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891
  • Compressor Sta 1/2 Mi Se (Lat: 43.658000 Lon: -94.611639), Structure height: 79 m, Call Sign: WNUX416, Licensee ID: L00007964
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.887 MHz, 862.887 MHz, 863.887 MHz, 864.887 MHz, 865.887 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2000, Expiration Date: 12/17/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2002
    Registrant: Racom Corporation, Marshalltown, IA 50158, Phone: (800) 722-6643

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Dugan St @ Imrl R O W (Lat: 43.664944 Lon: -94.619417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: WPMH840, Licensee ID: L00699692
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/31/1998, Expiration Date: 07/31/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003, Certifier: Alan Hals
    Registrant: I&m Rail Link LLC, 1300 N Wildwood, Ottumwa, IA 52501, Phone: (641) 682-0566, Fax: (641) 682-0535, Email:
  • 1 Mi S State Hwy 263 (Lat: 43.653278 Lon: -94.615806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KNAW999
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.695 MHz, 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2011, Expiration Date: 04/24/2021, Certifier: James L Goodin
    Registrant: Great River Energy, 12300 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, MN 55369, Phone: (763) 445-5560, Fax: (763) 445-6363, Email:
  • Dugan St @ Imrl R O W (Lat: 43.664944 Lon: -94.619417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: WPZS689, Licensee ID: L00769529
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2004, Expiration Date: 03/04/2014, Certifier: Arnold Berry
    Registrant: Iowa Chicago And Estern Railroad Corporation, 120 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402, Phone: (612) 904-6093, Fax: (612) 337-7775, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WD0ECK, Licensee ID: L00773108
    Grant Date: 11/25/2003, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014
    Registrant: Mary Ann Wohlhuter, 204 Harrison Box 375, Welcome, MN 56181

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3267B , Serial Number: 22-2088, Year manufactured: 1954
    Registrant (Individual): Ross E Hilgendorf, Rr 1 Box 78, Welcome, MN 56181
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 332EZ , Serial Number: TH-247, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 08/02/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Easy Automation Inc, Po Box 412, Welcome, MN 56181
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3327B , Serial Number: 22-2142, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas A Hilgendorf, 1579 120th Ave, Welcome, MN 56181

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  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Welcome, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George1176.5 years
Henry1179.8 years
John677.5 years
Frank684.3 years
Dorothy679.5 years
Walter579.0 years
Donald565.2 years
Edwin569.0 years
Charles577.4 years
Roy583.2 years
Most common last names in Welcome, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schultz1184.8 years
Meyer1079.4 years
Garbers880.0 years
Nelson882.3 years
Wohlhuter883.8 years
Storbeck786.1 years
Miller685.2 years
Rosenberg584.0 years
Wolford577.2 years
Johnson474.8 years
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