Aitkin County, Minnesota (MN)

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County population in 2012: 15,927 (all rural); it was 15,301 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,412
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,717
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,666
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,170 (it was 978 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

27%

Land area: 1819 sq. mi.

Water area: 176.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Aitkin County: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (16.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.3%), Educational, health and social services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Aitkin County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.9%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.0 years
Males: 8,205  (47.6%)
Females: 7,997  (52.4%)
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Aitkin County,MN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Aitkin County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,219 ($31,139 in 1999)

This county:

$42219
Minnesota:

$60702

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $508 (lower quartile is $325, upper quartile is $679)
This county:

$508
State:

$753


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,697 (it was $86,200 in 2000)
Aitkin:

$161,697
Minnesota:

$180,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,788 - $266,504
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,086
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $353

Institutionalized population: 195

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Aitkin County, MN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 250 buildings, average cost: $152,100
  • 2008: 146 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 124 buildings, average cost: $168,100

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $728 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $823 (0.5%)

Aitkin County household income distribution in 2009 Aitkin County home values distribution Aitkin County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.1%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Black residents, 14.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.1% for American Indian residents, 34.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.8%
Aitkin County:

11.8%
Minnesota:

11.2%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Black residents, 13.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.0% for American Indian residents, 32.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 52 years old
(Males: 52 years old, Females: 52 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53 years old, Black residents: 50 years old, American Indian residents: 35 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 45 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Aitkin County is $424 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $557 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $695 a month.

Cities in this county include: Aitkin, Hill City, McGregor, Palisade, McGrath, Tamarack.

Aitkin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Aitkin County: Big K Campground (A), Grayling (B), Kimberly (C), Edgewater Resort and RV Park (D), Tamarack (E), Whispering Pines Campground (F), Savanna Fairways Golf Club (G), Camp Kitchi Kahniss (H), Jacobson Campground (I), Snake River Campground (J), Aitkin County Fairgrounds (K), Aitkin Campground (L), Jacobson Fire Department (M), Palisade Volunteer Fire Department (N), Minnesota Department of Natural Resources McGrath Field Station (O), Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Sandy Lake Field Station (P), McGregor Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Aitkin County include: Beaver Church (A), Bethlehem Church (B), Zion Church (C), Calvary Church (D), Chapel in the Pines (E), Clear Lake Parish House (F), Dorris Church (G), Fleming Church (H), Glen Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ostlund Cemetery (1), Bennettville Cemetery (2), Pliny Cemetery (3), Wagner Township Cemetery (4), Verdon Cemetery (5), Tschibegamig Cemetery (6), Shamrock Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Apple Lake (A), Avenue Lake (B), Bachelor Lake (C), Baker Lake (D), Ball Bluff Lake (E), Bass Lake (F), Bay Lake (G), Bear Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Libby Branch (A), Swan River (B), Section Five Creek (C), Seventeen Creek (D), Sandy River (E), Beckman Creek (F), Bear Creek (G), Sisabagamah Creek (H), Moose River (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Aitkin County include: Farm Island State Wildlife Management Area (1), Grayling State Wildlife Management Area (2), Kimberly State Wildlife Management Area (3), Little Willow State Wildlife Management Area (4), Newstrom State Wildlife Management Area (5), Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge (6), Ripple River State Wildlife Management Area (7), Salo Marsh State Wildlife Management Area (8), Snake River County Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Carlton County , Cass County , Crow Wing County , Itasca County , Kanabec County , Mille Lacs County , Pine County , St. Louis County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.0%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 349
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 143 (60% naturalized citizens)

Aitkin County:

0.9%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 17
  • 1990 to 1994: 3
  • 1985 to 1989: 12
  • 1980 to 1984: 20
  • 1975 to 1979: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1970 to 1974: 25
  • 1965 to 1969: 55

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.1%

Aitkin County marital status for males Aitkin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Aitkin County with a mortgage: 1,459 (121 second mortgage, 190 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,382

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Aitkin County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,20118
Evangelical Protestant1,72519
Catholic1,3574
Other2212
None9,698-
Aitkin County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Aitkin County:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Aitkin County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

10.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Aitkin County:

8.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Aitkin County:

26.8%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Aitkin County:

Average size of farms: 259 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $18,081
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $110.81
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 22.42%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.70%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,356
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 35.51%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.80%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $46,930
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.70%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.63
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.27%
Corn for grain: 1093 harvested acres
Vegetables: 31 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 7 acres

Tornado activity:

Aitkin County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 9880480.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 13 fatalities and 75 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 8/6/1969, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 12 people and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Aitkin County-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 92% 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 139.1 miles away from Aitkin County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 171.9 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 332.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.1 miles away from Aitkin County 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 311.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Aitkin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (22%)
  • Korea (18%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Netherlands (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Aitkin County (%):

  • German (29%)
  • Norwegian (14%)
  • Swedish (13%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • United States or American (5%)
  • Finnish (5%)
  • English (4%)

Aitkin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,517 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 719 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 3 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 17 (0%)
  • Walked: 286 (5%)
  • Other means: 45 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 488 (8%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Aitkin County, Minnesota in 2000:

  • 148 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

People in group quarters in Aitkin County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 78 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,279.

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.84% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($36,477 average AGI)
0.79% relocated from other states ($4,556 average AGI)
Aitkin County:

0.79%
Minnesota average:

1.96%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Crow Wing County, MN  0.66% ($24,231 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.59% ($72,343)
from Anoka County, MN  0.49% ($56,828)
from Itasca County, MN  0.42% ($26,880)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.25% ($65,400)
from St. Louis County, MN  0.25% ($25,933)
from Mille Lacs County, MN  0.24% ($28,071)


5.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,215 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.01% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($23,891 average AGI)
1.14% relocated to other states ($7,323 average AGI)
Aitkin County:

1.14%
Minnesota average:

2.16%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Crow Wing County, MN  0.93% ($22,655 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MN  0.42% ($27,040)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.34% ($32,550)
to Anoka County, MN  0.29% ($30,235)
to Itasca County, MN  0.25% ($24,400)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.24% ($37,571)
to Mille Lacs County, MN  0.20% ($25,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Births per 1000 population in Aitkin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Aitkin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Aitkin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 4,006 (3,577 aged, 429 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.24
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8121.760
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 449.130
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 38319.51

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 983.060
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1125.260
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.55

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35.33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 68.01

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.18

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,928

Size of family households: 2,934 2-persons, 748 3-persons, 585 4-persons, 275 5-persons, 105 6-persons, 60 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,260 1-person, 285 2-persons, 34 3-persons, 12 4-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

2,284 married couples with children.
634 single-parent households (222 men, 412 women).

96.5% of residents of Aitkin County speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 25% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $108,825,000 ($6788 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,172,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $57,516,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,057,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $445,000
Federal grants: $26,988,000
Federal procurement contracts: $701,000 ($44,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,118,000 ($83,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,278,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,718,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,300,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 744
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 919
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,070
Here +66 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Aitkin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.24 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.7

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 86
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,746
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,526
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,169
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,015
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,390
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,329
  • 1940 to 1949: 947
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,854
Rooms in houses/apartments in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 29
  • 2 rooms: 97
  • 3 rooms: 334
  • 4 rooms: 930
  • 5 rooms: 1,474
  • 6 rooms: 1,132
  • 7 rooms: 728
  • 8 rooms: 505
  • 9+ rooms: 437
  • 1 room: 15
  • 2 rooms: 171
  • 3 rooms: 184
  • 4 rooms: 249
  • 5 rooms: 175
  • 6 rooms: 92
  • 7 rooms: 39
  • 8 rooms: 42
  • 9+ rooms: 11
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Aitkin County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 40
  • 1 bedroom: 374
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,995
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,282
  • 4 bedrooms: 787
  • 5+ bedrooms: 188
  • no bedroom: 21
  • 1 bedroom: 318
  • 2 bedrooms: 394
  • 3 bedrooms: 193
  • 4 bedrooms: 44
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Aitkin County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 203
  • 1 vehicle: 1,635
  • 2 vehicles: 2,511
  • 3 vehicles: 982
  • 4 vehicles: 235
  • 5+ vehicles: 100
  • no vehicle: 204
  • 1 vehicle: 505
  • 2 vehicles: 196
  • 3 vehicles: 57
  • 4 vehicles: 9
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

63% of Aitkin County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Minnesota.

Aitkin County:

63.3%
State average:

58.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $41,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 16%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 14%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Aitkin County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51.0%)
  • Wood (17.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.8%)
  • Electricity (8.9%)
  • Utility gas (8.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32.1%)
  • Utility gas (23.6%)
  • Electricity (19.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.6%)
  • Wood (7.5%)
  • Other fuel (2.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

2.5%
Minnesota:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

1.6%
Minnesota:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 27
Here:

9.1%
Minnesota:

24.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Aitkin County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,330,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,488,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $2,703,000
    Regular Highways: $2,634,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,545,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,838,000
    Police Protection: $1,501,000
    Financial Administration: $1,159,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,126,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,027,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $545,000
    Health Services - Other: $452,000
    Solid Waste Management: $348,000
    General Public Buildings: $318,000
    Parks & Recreation: $291,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $225,000
    Libraries: $144,000
    General - Other: $65,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Fire Protection: $14,000
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $250,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $59,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,945,000

Aitkin County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $18,000
  • Charges - All Other: $1,238,000
    Regular Highways: $102,000
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,273,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,094,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,376,000
    Public Welfare: $3,010,000
    General Support: $1,984,000
    All Other: $926,000
    Health & Hospitals: $334,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,719,000
    NEC: $108,000

Aitkin County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,475,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,203,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $281,000

Aitkin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $209,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $18,162,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $16,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Aitkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Aitkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Aitkin County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13777.5 years
William11375.5 years
George8078.3 years
Robert8072.9 years
Donald6172.3 years
Mary6081.5 years
Carl5481.4 years
Charles5379.5 years
Helen5379.7 years
Arthur5279.3 years
Most common last names in Aitkin County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson13981.1 years
Anderson7677.9 years
Carlson5776.6 years
Nelson5176.9 years
Peterson4779.9 years
Olson4777.8 years
Larson3279.6 years
Smith2881.4 years
Erickson2578.4 years
Christensen2478.6 years
Businesses in Aitkin County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2SAS Shoes1
FedEx1Subway2
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS3
Nike1