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Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2018: 6,875 (all rural); it was 8,067 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,220
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,336
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,675
Renter-occupied apartments: 599 (it was 641 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

27%

Land area: 765 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.2 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Lac qui Parle County: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (44.4%), Educational, health and social services (15.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 38%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 58%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Lac qui Parle County, MN (2018)
    • 6,47680.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1561.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 610.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 580.7%Asian alone
    • 470.6%Two or more races
    • 140.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 20.02%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

50.8 years
Minnesota median age:

38.2 years
Males: 3,428  (49.9%)
Females: 3,447  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Lac qui Parle County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2018: $53,651 ($32,626 in 1999)
This county:

$53,651
Minnesota:

$70,315

Median contract rent in 2018 for apartments: $432 (lower quartile is $352, upper quartile is $551)
This county:

$432
State:

$876


Estimated median house or condo value in 2018: $95,138 (it was $53,100 in 2000)
Lac qui Parle:

$95,138
Minnesota:

$235,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,140 - $176,781
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $991
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $388

Institutionalized population: 138

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 17
  • Thefts: 30
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 16
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $304,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $225,300
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $268,000
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $305,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $388,000
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $206,400
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $315,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Lac qui Parle, MN residents
Average permit cost in Lac qui Parle, MN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2018: $1,020 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2018: $916 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Lac qui Parle, MN in 2018
Distribution of house value in Lac qui Parle, MN in 2018
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lac qui Parle, MN in 2018
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2018: 8.1%
Lac qui Parle County:

8.1%
Minnesota:

9.6%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for other race residents, 19.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2018: 50.8 years old
(Males: 49.2 years old, Females: 51.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51.5 years old, Black residents: 41.9 years old, American Indian residents: 48.5 years old, Asian residents: 61.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 22.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lac qui Parle County is $419 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $602 a month.

Cities in this county include: Madison, Dawson, Boyd, Bellingham, Marietta, Nassau, Louisburg.

Lac qui Parle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Washington County, Vermont , Fallon County, Montana , Umatilla County, Oregon , Menominee County, Wisconsin , Spink County, South Dakota , Oscoda County, Michigan .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Lac qui Parle, MN

Current college students: 128
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 186 (47.4% naturalized citizens)

Lac qui Parle County:

2.7%
Whole state:

8.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 612010 or later
  • 622000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 91980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 43Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.4%

Lac qui Parle County marital status for males Lac qui Parle County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,190
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 60
  • 3 or 4: 32
  • 5 to 9: 46
  • 10 to 19: 81
  • 20 to 49: 160
  • 50 or more: 8
  • Mobile homes: 101

Housing units in Lac qui Parle County with a mortgage: 1,101 (45 second mortgage, 56 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,455

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

65.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lac qui Parle County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36416
Evangelical Protestant1,54210
Catholic1,0464
None307-
Lac qui Parle 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: 2
Lac qui Parle County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Lac qui Parle County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lac qui Parle County:

8.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Lac qui Parle County:

26.7%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Lac qui Parle County:

Average size of farms: 478 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $124,343
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $224.50
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.02%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 30.90%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $105,513
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 80.07%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $97,008
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.33%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.92
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 12.67%
Corn for grain: 152167 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 12407 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 165868 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 5 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lac qui Parle County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 22% 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 47.0 miles away from Lac qui Parle County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 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 168.8 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 64.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 711.3 miles away from Lac qui Parle County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Minnesota Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4531, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Minnesota Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 12, 2019 - April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4442, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Minnesota Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: June 11, 2014 to July 12, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4182: July 21, 2014, FEMA Id: 4182, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2011 to May 25, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1982: May 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1982, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2010 to April 26, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1900: April 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 1900, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2010 to April 26, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3310: March 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 3310, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2009 to May 22, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1830: April 09, 2009, FEMA Id: 1830, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 29, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1622: January 04, 2006, FEMA Id: 1622, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Minnesota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3242: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3242, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 23, 2001 to July 03, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1370: May 16, 2001, FEMA Id: 1370, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lac qui Parle County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2018 - Lac qui Parle

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,022 (69.6%)
  • Carpooled: 320 (11.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 21 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 11 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 191 (6.6%)
  • Worked at home: 347 (11.9%)
Class of Workers in 2018
Most common industries in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2018


  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2018


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (15%)
  • Laos (13%)
  • Ukraine (12%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Nigeria (8%)
  • Kazakhstan (7%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lac qui Parle County


  • Norwegian (37%)
  • German (29%)
  • American (4%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Scandinavian (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • English (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota in 2000:

  • 199 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 136 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,914.

4.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
Minnesota average:

7.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.29% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($35,392 average AGI)
0.87% relocated from other states ($8,625 average AGI)
Lac qui Parle County:

0.87%
Minnesota average:

2.11%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chippewa County, MN  0.83% ($40,625 average AGI)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,847 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Minnesota average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.01% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($35,687 average AGI)
1.13% relocated to other states ($5,160 average AGI)
Lac qui Parle County:

1.13%
Minnesota average:

2.17%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chippewa County, MN  0.75% ($47,182 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Births per 1000 population in Lac qui Parle County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 13.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Lac qui Parle County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 1.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lac qui Parle County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lac qui Parle County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,804 (1,658 aged, 146 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 84 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (54)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (51)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (31)
  • Unspecified dementia (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 12.89
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,111
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,225
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 27,604

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 986
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,144
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 39

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,875
  • In family households: 5,434 (1,140 male householders, 869 female householders)
    1,724 spouses, 1,435 children (1,368 natural, 19 adopted, 46 stepchildren), 72 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 25 other relatives, 124 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,299 (594 male householders (478 living alone)), 535 female householders (476 living alone)), 162 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 142

Size of family households: 1,179 2-persons, 346 3-persons, 247 4-persons, 164 5-persons, 56 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 953 1-person, 160 2-persons, 13 3-persons.

944 married couples with children.
305 single-parent households (89 men, 216 women).

96.1% of residents of Lac qui Parle speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $58,778,000 ($7,578 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $769,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,630,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,461,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,832,000
Federal grants: $9,860,000
Federal procurement contracts: $578,000 ($4,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,417,000 ($331,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,740,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,371,000
Federal Government insurance: $72,491,000

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

Births: 333
Here:

44 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 547
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -238
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lac qui Parle County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.70 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.4
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

3.9

Year house built in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • Year house built in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • 482014 or later
  • 372010 to 2013
  • 1532000 to 2009
  • 2031990 to 1999
  • 2311980 to 1989
  • 5251970 to 1979
  • 3521960 to 1969
  • 3271950 to 1959
  • 4041940 to 1949
  • 1,4231939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • 111 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 113 rooms
  • 1284 rooms
  • 3295 rooms
  • 3906 rooms
  • 4387 rooms
  • 4418 rooms
  • 7659+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • 351 room
  • 932 rooms
  • 903 rooms
  • 754 rooms
  • 965 rooms
  • 996 rooms
  • 317 rooms
  • 408 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • 13no bedroom
  • 561 bedroom
  • 4442 bedrooms
  • 1,0183 bedrooms
  • 7424 bedrooms
  • 2535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
  • 35no bedroom
  • 1731 bedroom
  • 2052 bedrooms
  • 1103 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lac qui Parle County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lac qui Parle County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 44no vehicle
  • 5391 vehicle
  • 9892 vehicles
  • 5903 vehicles
  • 2404 vehicles
  • 1305+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lac qui Parle County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lac qui Parle County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 97no vehicle
  • 2551 vehicle
  • 2082 vehicles
  • 403 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

88.6% of Lac qui Parle County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Minnesota.

Lac qui Parle County:

88.6%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 5,352
  • Other state: 1,299
  • Northeast: 57
  • Midwest: 896
  • South: 169
  • West: 174
Year householders moved into unit in Lac qui Parle County, MN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lac qui Parle County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 38.7%Utility gas
  • 30.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.7%Electricity
  • 2.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 42.7%Electricity
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Other fuel
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 17
Here:

2.8%
Minnesota:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

8.5%
Minnesota:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 33
Here:

18.6%
Minnesota:

22.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Lac qui Parle County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $164,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,114,000
  • Charges - Other: $339,000
    Housing and Community Development: $304,000
    Regular Highways: $61,000
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,325,000
    General - Other: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $903,000
    Housing and Community Development: $579,000
    Regular Highways: $460,000
    General - Other: $455,000
    Police Protection: $452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $328,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $271,000
    Financial Administration: $224,000
    Corrections - Other: $165,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Health - Other: $157,000
    Libraries: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $128,000
    Transit Utilities: $123,000
    Central Staff Services: $122,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $451,000
    Public Welfare: $296,000
    Highways: $294,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $158,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,107,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,935,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $172,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000
    Special Assessments: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,637,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $33,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $893,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $691,000
    Public Welfare: $307,000
    General Local Government Support: $305,000
    Health and Hospitals: $173,000
    Other: $160,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,949,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $397,000
    Other License: $74,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $57,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000
    Severance: $8,000

Lac qui Parle County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $164,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,114,000
  • Charges - Other: $339,000
    Housing and Community Development: $304,000
    Regular Highways: $61,000
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,325,000
    General - Other: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $903,000
    Housing and Community Development: $579,000
    Regular Highways: $460,000
    General - Other: $455,000
    Police Protection: $452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $328,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $271,000
    Financial Administration: $224,000
    Corrections - Other: $165,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Health - Other: $157,000
    Libraries: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $128,000
    Transit Utilities: $123,000
    Central Staff Services: $122,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $451,000
    Public Welfare: $296,000
    Highways: $294,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $158,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,107,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,935,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $172,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000
    Special Assessments: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,637,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $33,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $893,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $691,000
    Public Welfare: $307,000
    General Local Government Support: $305,000
    Health and Hospitals: $173,000
    Other: $160,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,949,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $397,000
    Other License: $74,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $57,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000
    Severance: $8,000

Lac qui Parle County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $164,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,114,000
  • Charges - Other: $339,000
    Housing and Community Development: $304,000
    Regular Highways: $61,000
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,325,000
    General - Other: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $903,000
    Housing and Community Development: $579,000
    Regular Highways: $460,000
    General - Other: $455,000
    Police Protection: $452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $328,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $271,000
    Financial Administration: $224,000
    Corrections - Other: $165,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Health - Other: $157,000
    Libraries: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $128,000
    Transit Utilities: $123,000
    Central Staff Services: $122,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $451,000
    Public Welfare: $296,000
    Highways: $294,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $158,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,107,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,935,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $172,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000
    Special Assessments: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,637,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $33,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $893,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $691,000
    Public Welfare: $307,000
    General Local Government Support: $305,000
    Health and Hospitals: $173,000
    Other: $160,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,949,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $397,000
    Other License: $74,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $57,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000
    Severance: $8,000

Lac qui Parle County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $164,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,114,000
  • Charges - Other: $339,000
    Housing and Community Development: $304,000
    Regular Highways: $61,000
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,325,000
    General - Other: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $903,000
    Housing and Community Development: $579,000
    Regular Highways: $460,000
    General - Other: $455,000
    Police Protection: $452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $328,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $271,000
    Financial Administration: $224,000
    Corrections - Other: $165,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Health - Other: $157,000
    Libraries: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $128,000
    Transit Utilities: $123,000
    Central Staff Services: $122,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $451,000
    Public Welfare: $296,000
    Highways: $294,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $158,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,107,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,935,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $172,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $15,000
    Special Assessments: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,637,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $33,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $893,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $691,000
    Public Welfare: $307,000
    General Local Government Support: $305,000
    Health and Hospitals: $173,000
    Other: $160,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,949,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $397,000
    Other License: $74,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $57,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $16,000
    Severance: $8,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 100
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 78
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 61
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 28
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 50
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 35
Most common first names in Lac qui Parle County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5780.3 years
Anna5085.7 years
William4381.3 years
Oscar4382.3 years
Clara4284.8 years
Henry4179.9 years
Harold3980.4 years
Arthur3879.1 years
Mary3684.1 years
Esther3681.7 years
Most common last names in Lac qui Parle County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson8982.6 years
Anderson8877.6 years
Nelson7479.4 years
Olson7380.7 years
Larson6578.8 years
Hanson5281.4 years
Lund4379.4 years
Peterson4078.9 years
Thompson3583.2 years
Miller2579.5 years
Businesses in Lac qui Parle County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1La-Z-Boy1
Dairy Queen2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Ford1True Value1

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  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"