Worthington, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 12,943 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.7%
 
Males: 6,713  (51.9%)
Females: 6,230  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  31.6 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56187.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,540 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Worthington:

$45,540
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,264 (it was $18,078 in 2000)

Worthington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $111,760 (it was $68,800 in 2000)
Worthington:

$111,760
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $665.

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  • Races in Worthington, MN (2013)

    Worthington races chart
    • 5,88845.3%White alone
    • 4,93838.0%Hispanic
    • 1,0918.4%Asian alone
    • 7766.0%Black alone
    • 2802.2%Two or more races
    • 1491.1%Other race alone
    • 640.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Worthington: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.5%), Subsaharan African (5.1%), Norwegian (4.2%), Irish (4.1%), Dutch (3.7%), United States (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1590 feet

Land area: 7.15 square miles.

Population density: 1,811 people per square mile   (low).

Worthington,MN real estate house value index trend

Worthington, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Worthington:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Worthington city:

  • Never married: 35.1%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

3,862 residents are foreign born (20.8% Latin America, 3.4% Asia, 3.4% Africa).

This city:

29.8%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,101 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,044 (1.0%)

Worthington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (57.1 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (148.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brewster, MN (2.9 miles ), Round Lake, MN (3.0 miles ), Bigelow, MN (3.1 miles ), Rushmore, MN (3.2 miles ), Ocheyedan, IA (3.9 miles ), Harris, IA (3.9 miles) , Kinbrae, MN (3.9 miles) , Wilmont, MN (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $158,200
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $148,900
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $149,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.62 N, Longitude: 95.60 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Turkey Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,437 (+18.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,267 (73.4%)

Area code: 507

Worthington household income distribution Worthington home values distribution

Crime rates in Worthington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1000000100000
per 100,000 8.80.00.00.00.00.00.09.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 62212N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A4
per 100,000 52.617.417.98.917.9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A31.0
Robberies 1331491873622
per 100,000 8.826.126.88.935.980.69.173.563.627.046.615.615.5
Assaults 27171611132320231717211819
per 100,000 236.8147.7143.197.5116.5206.0181.4211.4154.4153.0163.3140.0147.3
Burglaries 81669784539197849759464530
per 100,000 710.3573.3867.7744.4475.1815.0879.7772.2880.8530.9357.6350.0232.5
Thefts 298268229199183155154177253156194150123
per 100,000 2,613.12,327.82,048.51,763.61,640.41,388.11,396.71,627.12,297.31,403.61,508.21,166.6953.3
Auto thefts 14713111512109111714116
per 100,000 122.860.8116.397.5134.5107.590.782.799.9153.0108.885.546.5
Arson 0111002110111
per 100,000 0.08.78.98.90.00.018.19.29.10.07.87.87.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 277.1191.7205.5161.7160.0203.4180.4226.0228.8160.6155.1124.6118.5

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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 Worthington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 33 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Minnesota average:

1.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,303 (+13.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Worthington, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Worthington-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.3 miles away from the Worthington city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 tornado 38.5 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Worthington-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 76% 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 143.1 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 194.1 miles away from Worthington 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 176.5 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 145.9 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 144.1 miles away from Worthington center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.7 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 Nobles County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Worthington topographic map

Birthplace of: John Olson (Minnesota politician) - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Worthington:

  • C C S INC - RIDGEWOOD (1381 KNOLLWOOD DRIVE - BOX 23)
  • SANFORD WORTHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1018 SIXTH AVENUE PO BOX 997)
  • SANFORD WORTHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER (1018 6TH AVE)
  • SANFORD WORTHINGTON HOME CARE (1018 6TH AVENUE BOX 997)
  • CROSSROADS CARE CENTER (965 MCMILLAN STREET)
  • SOUTH SHORE CARE CENTER (1307 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE)

Airports located in Worthington:

College/University in Worthington:

  • Avalon School of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 43; Location: 1428 N McMillan St; Private, for-profit; Website: avaloncosmetologyschool.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Worthington:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 42 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 59 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 60 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Buena Vista University (about 71 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • South Dakota State University (about 77 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 82 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • South Central College (about 87 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)

Public high schools in Worthington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Worthington:

Private elementary/middle schools in Worthington:

  • WORTHINGTON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 109; Location: 1770 ELEANOR ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST MARY'S SCHOOL (Students: 103; Location: 1206 8TH AVE; Grades: KG - 6)
See full list of schools located in Worthington

Libraries in Worthington:

  • PLUM CREEK LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $911,959; Location: 290 S.LAKE STREET; 13,588 books; 15,187 e-books; 902 audio materials; 757 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)
  • NOBLES COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $555,971; Location: 407 12TH STREET; 73,378 books; 15,187 e-books; 2,771 audio materials; 4,812 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 127 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Worthington: Pioneer Village (A), Nobles County Fairgrounds (B), Worthington (C), Worthington Speedway (D), Worthington Country Club (E), Nobles County Courthouse (F), Nobles County Library (G), Law Enforcement Agency (H), Worthington City Hall (I), Worthington Fire Department (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Worthington include: American Reformed Church (A), Westminster Presbyterian Church (B), Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (C), Full Gospel Church (D), Assemblies of God Church (E), Church of Christ (F), Worthington Baptist Temple (G), Grace Lutheran Church (H), United Pentecostal Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Worthington Township Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Okabena Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Worthington include: Ludlow Park (1), Olson Park (2), Orchard Knoll Park (3), South East Side Park (4), Hogans Park (5), Buss Field (6), Vogt Park (7), Sunset Park (8), Ehlers Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Stephanie's Restaurant (2015 North Humiston Avenue) (1), Days Inn (207 Oxford Street) (2), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (1250 Ryans Road) (3), Oxford Motel (1801 Oxford Street) (4), Budget Inn (1231 Oxford Street) (5), Americinn Worthington (1475 Darling Drive) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Nobles County - Court Administration (1530 Airport Road North) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Nobles 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: 20.9%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.3% for Black residents, 26.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.6% for other race residents, 38.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Worthington in 2010:

  • 129 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 124 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Worthington in 2000:

  • 140 people in nursing homes
  • 61 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 47 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Worthington, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Worthington compared to Minnesota state average:

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

Banks with branches in Worthington (2011 data):

  • First State Bank Southwest: Worthington Branch at 1433 Oxford Street, branch established on 1984/01/23; Worthingron at 1055 Ryans Road, branch established on 2000/01/26. Info updated 2011/10/26: Bank assets: $206.1 mil, Deposits: $171.5 mil, headquarters in Pipestone, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bank Southwest 2010 Amended And Restated Ksop Plan And Trust
  • Bank of the West: Worthington Main Branch at 1027 Fourth Avenue, branch established on 1908/01/10. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Rolling Hills Bank & Trust: Worthington Branch at 229 Tenth Street, branch established on 1984/11/06. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $207.1 mil, Deposits: $173.4 mil, headquarters in Atlantic, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Anita Bancorporation
  • United Prairie Bank: Worthington Branch at 905 Mcmillan Stree6t, branch established on 1984/07/02. Info updated 2009/05/06: Bank assets: $565.8 mil, Deposits: $487.7 mil, headquarters in Mountain Lake, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers State Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Worthington Branch at 1010 Second Avenue, branch established on 1873/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Worthington Federal Savings Bank, FSB: Worthington Federal Savings Bank, Fsb at 418 Eleventh Street, branch established on 1935/05/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $61.9 mil, Deposits: $51.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Worthington, Minnesota:

  • Americinn Lodge & Suites, 1475 Darling Dr, Worthington, MN 56187 , Phone: (507) 376-4500, Fax: (507) 376-4300
  • Days Inn, 207 Oxford St, Worthington, MN 56187 , Phone: (507) 376-6155
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1250 Ryan's Rd, Worthington, MN 56187 , Phone: (507) 372-2333, Fax: (507) 372-2006
  • Super 8 Motel, 850 Lucy Dr, Worthington, MN 56187 , Phone: (507) 372-7755, Fax: (507) 372-7755
  • Travelodge Hotel, 2015 N Humiston Ave, Worthington, MN 56187 , Phone: (507) 372-2991, Fax: (507) 372-5301
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Worthington, Minnesota

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.9
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Worthington city (based on Nobles County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,6207
Mainline Protestant5,01617
Evangelical Protestant3,91222
Other2452
None6,585-
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
Nobles County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Nobles County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Nobles County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

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

19.5%
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
Financial Administration 4$23,041$69,1230$0
Other Government Administration 3$18,859$75,43610$3,956
Police Protection - Officers 22$126,760$69,1420$0
Police - Other 8$32,161$48,2422$3,908
Firefighters 0$0 5$1,639
Streets and Highways 12$59,360$59,3600$0
Sewerage 8$36,361$54,5420$0
Parks and Recreation 5$22,047$52,9131$1,171
Water Supply 6$29,278$58,5560$0
Electric Power 12$61,994$61,9944$1,452
Other and Unallocable 6$28,886$57,7729$10,990
Totals for Government 86$438,747$61,22131$23,116

Worthington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,132,000 ($87.46)
    Electric Utilities: $940,000 ($72.63)
    Sewerage: $748,000 ($57.79)
    Air Transportation: $202,000 ($15.61)
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $20,346,000 ($1571.97)
    Electric Utilities: $10,245,000 ($791.55)
    Sewerage: $3,386,000 ($261.61)
    Police Protection: $2,862,000 ($221.12)
    Liquor Stores: $1,625,000 ($125.55)
    Water Utilities: $1,599,000 ($123.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,154,000 ($89.16)
    Financial Administration: $1,084,000 ($83.75)
    Regular Highways: $1,025,000 ($79.19)
    General - Other: $681,000 ($52.62)
    Air Transportation: $582,000 ($44.97)
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000 ($10.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($8.81)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($1.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($0.54)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $96,000 ($7.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $666,000 ($51.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $2,509,000 ($193.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,824,000 ($1145.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($3.32)

Worthington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $21,111,000 ($1631.07)
    Sewerage: $3,792,000 ($292.98)
    All Other: $695,000 ($53.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $363,000 ($28.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $132,000 ($10.20)
    Housing and Community Development: $90,000 ($6.95)
    Air Transportation: $67,000 ($5.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $12,403,000 ($958.28)
    Water Utilities: $2,371,000 ($183.19)
    Liquor Stores: $1,778,000 ($137.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,955,000 ($228.31)
    All Other: $371,000 ($28.66)
    Highways: $78,000 ($6.03)
  • Tax - Property: $2,553,000 ($197.25)
    Other License: $237,000 ($18.31)

Worthington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,565,000 ($1511.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,525,000 ($1199.49)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,040,000 ($312.14)

Worthington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000 ($2.24)

4.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.45% ($29,378 average AGI)
from Murray County, MN  0.30% ($37,400)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.28% ($27,478)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,865 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.63% ($40,906 average AGI)
to Murray County, MN  0.42% ($30,743)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.37% ($24,226)

Strongest AM radio stations in Worthington:

  • KWOA (730 AM; 1 kW; WORTHINGTON, MN)
  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Worthington:

  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KITN (93.5 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KBOJ (88.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K205DJ (88.9 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUOO (103.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Worthington:

  • K07TY (Channel 7; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: NOBLES BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • K15EB (Channel 15; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K33AB (Channel 33; SIBLEY, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Worthington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 164m538ftTotal length
  • $407,000Total costs
  • 99,496Total average daily traffic
  • 10,294Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 161960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Worthington, MN

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Worthington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Worthington, MN
Most common first names in Worthington, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11179.0 years
William7679.5 years
George6479.7 years
Anna5785.3 years
Mary5681.0 years
Henry4381.3 years
Robert4170.1 years
Margaret3883.6 years
Fred3878.9 years
Dorothy3578.6 years
Most common last names in Worthington, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7679.9 years
Anderson5779.5 years
Peterson2682.2 years
Meyer2579.9 years
Smith2580.5 years
Larson2485.6 years
Doeden1878.8 years
Miller1784.8 years
Williams1683.1 years
Nystrom1574.6 years
Businesses in Worthington, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
AmericInn1McDonald's1
Arby's1New Balance1
Burger King1Nike2
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
FedEx2Slumberland1
Ford1Subway2
H&R Block1Super 81
Hardee's1T-Mobile1
Holiday Inn1Travelodge1
JCPenney1U-Haul1
Jones New York1UPS3
KFC1Vans1
La-Z-Boy2Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2YMCA1
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