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Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2019: 3,822 (all rural); it was 4,522 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 799
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 680
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,625
Renter-occupied apartments: 305 (it was 278 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

27%

Land area: 1297 sq. mi.

Water area: 478.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Lake of the Woods County: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (38.6%), Educational, health and social services (25.9%), Construction (24.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Lake of the Woods County, MN (2019)
    • 3,51377.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2325.1%Two or more races
    • 481.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 30.07%Asian alone
    • 30.07%Hispanic or Latino
    • 20.04%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

51.4 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years
Males: 2,032  (53.2%)
Females: 1,790  (46.8%)
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Average household size:
Lake of the Woods County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,270 ($32,861 in 1999)
This county:

$52,270
Minnesota:

$74,593

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $469 (lower quartile is $324, upper quartile is $611)
This county:

$469
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $178,386 (it was $62,700 in 2000)
Lake of the Woods:

$178,386
Minnesota:

$246,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,194 - $266,203
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,144
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $475

Institutionalized population: 50

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 60
  • Auto thefts: 10

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 30
  • Thefts: 69
  • Auto thefts: 3
Lake of the Woods County, MN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $62,000
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,200
  • 2004: 72 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $201,500
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $207,300
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $210,900
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $246,100
  • 2016: 21 buildings, average cost: $240,400
  • 2017: 36 buildings, average cost: $209,900
  • 2018: 31 buildings, average cost: $210,200
  • 2019: 37 buildings, average cost: $222,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Lake of the Woods, MN residents
Average permit cost in Lake of the Woods, MN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,233 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,149 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Lake of the Woods, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lake of the Woods, MN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lake of the Woods, MN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.0%
Lake of the Woods County:

10.0%
Minnesota:

9.0%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.4% for American Indian residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 51.4 years old
(Males: 51.0 years old, Females: 51.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.2 years old, Black residents: 31.5 years old, American Indian residents: 47.7 years old, Asian residents: 56.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 39.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lake of the Woods County is $397 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $635 a month.

Cities in this county include: Baudette, Williams, Angle Inlet.

Lake of the Woods 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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Neighboring counties: San Juan County, Washington , Stevens County, Washington .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Minnesota:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Lake of the Woods, MN

Current college students: 85
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 25 (74.9% naturalized citizens)

Lake of the Woods County:

0.7%
Whole state:

8.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 51990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 42Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.3%

Lake of the Woods County marital status for males Lake of the Woods County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,494
  • One, attached: 18
  • Two: 12
  • 3 or 4: 24
  • 5 to 9: 15
  • 10 to 19: 40
  • 20 or more: 89
  • Mobile homes: 1,118
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Lake of the Woods County with a mortgage: 639 (15 second mortgage, 32 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 583

Here:

52.3% with mortgage
State:

65.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lake of the Woods County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,8637
Evangelical Protestant3595
Catholic3503
Other41
None1,469-
Lake of the Woods 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
Lake of the Woods County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Lake of the Woods County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

12.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lake of the Woods County:

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Lake of the Woods County:

27.4%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.8%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Lake of the Woods County:

Average size of farms: 573 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $21,056
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $93.87
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $23,344
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 30.96%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $62,845
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.84%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.87
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.12%
All wheat for grain: 15427 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 686 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Lake of the Woods County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 52% 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 217.4 miles away from Lake of the Woods County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 220.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/9/2020 at 18:16:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/8/2020 at 17:14:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 127.9 miles away from the county center
On 2/7/2020 at 18:30:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 129.0 miles away from Lake of the Woods County center
On 5/14/2019 at 17:00:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB) earthquake occurred 118.4 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 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: June 14, 2012 to June 21, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4069: July 06, 2012, FEMA Id: 4069, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 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 Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 09, 2002 to June 28, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1419: June 14, 2002, FEMA Id: 1419, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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
  • Minnesota Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: March 21, 1997 to May 24, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1175: April 08, 1997, FEMA Id: 1175, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Winter Storms/Blizzards, Incident Period: January 03, 1997 to February 03, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1158: January 16, 1997, FEMA Id: 1158, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Blizzard
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 14, 1996 to June 17, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1116: June 01, 1996, FEMA Id: 1116, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lake of the Woods County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Lake of the Woods

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 973 (60.7%)
  • Carpooled: 225 (14.0%)
  • Bus: 4 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 3 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 183 (11.4%)
  • Worked at home: 220 (13.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (2%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (60%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (28%)
  • Vietnam (12%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lake of the Woods County


  • German (25%)
  • Norwegian (20%)
  • Swedish (12%)
  • Scandinavian (7%)
  • American (6%)
  • Czech (3%)
  • European (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
47 people in nursing homes

People in group quarters in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,464.

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Minnesota average:

7.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.52% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($42,797 average AGI)
1.28% relocated from other states ($13,696 average AGI)
Lake of the Woods County:

1.28%
Minnesota average:

2.11%

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


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Minnesota average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.85% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($31,625 average AGI)
1.38% relocated to other states ($12,673 average AGI)
Lake of the Woods County:

1.38%
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 Roseau County, MN  1.44% ($42,000 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Births per 1000 population in Lake of the Woods County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Lake of the Woods County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 3.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lake of the Woods County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lake of the Woods County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 947 (836 aged, 111 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 67 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 22.71
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,152
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,476
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 32,584

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 995
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 995
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 68

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 45

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 23

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,822
  • Male householders: 848 (378 living alone), Female householders: 647 (166 living alone)
  • 738 spouses (723 opposite-sex spouses), 57 unmarried partners, (51 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,109 children (1,094 natural, 9 adopted, 7 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 40 foster children, 120 other relatives, 150 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 51

Size of family households: 605 2-persons, 191 3-persons, 49 4-persons, 42 5-persons, 24 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 539 1-person, 36 2-persons, 1 3-persons, 4 4-persons.

462 married couples with children.
260 single-parent households (81 men, 179 women).

99.1% of residents of Lake of the Woods speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $28,202,000 ($6,404 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $704,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $12,270,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,499,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,885,000
Federal grants: $7,364,000
Federal procurement contracts: $232,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,952,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $15,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,052,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,152,000

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

Births: 223
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 249
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +45
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -113
Here -26 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lake of the Woods County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.17 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

3.9

Year house built in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • Year house built in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • 1092014 or later
  • 902010 to 2013
  • 4902000 to 2009
  • 9071990 to 1999
  • 5561980 to 1989
  • 6561970 to 1979
  • 2541960 to 1969
  • 2601950 to 1959
  • 2991940 to 1949
  • 2261939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • 81 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 1744 rooms
  • 3005 rooms
  • 2066 rooms
  • 1027 rooms
  • 1798 rooms
  • 1879+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • 31 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 844 rooms
  • 985 rooms
  • 226 rooms
  • 57 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • 9no bedroom
  • 1101 bedroom
  • 3652 bedrooms
  • 4363 bedrooms
  • 2594 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota
  • 3no bedroom
  • 671 bedroom
  • 1142 bedrooms
  • 953 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake of the Woods County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lake of the Woods County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 7no vehicle
  • 2971 vehicle
  • 4152 vehicles
  • 3423 vehicles
  • 754 vehicles
  • 885+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake of the Woods County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lake of the Woods County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 35no vehicle
  • 2071 vehicle
  • 292 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.0% of Lake of the Woods County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 40% lived in Minnesota.

Lake of the Woods County:

89.0%
State average:

85.9%

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

  • This state: 2,820
  • Other state: 925
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 546
  • South: 101
  • West: 240
Year householders moved into unit in Lake of the Woods County, MN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lake of the Woods County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 36.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.4%Electricity
  • 21.4%Utility gas
  • 15.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.0%Utility gas
  • 26.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.9%Electricity
  • 4.3%No fuel used
  • 2.8%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 13
Here:

3.4%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Minnesota:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Minnesota:

22.0%

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

Lake of the Woods County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $449,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,633,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,811,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,671,000
    Police Protection: $1,294,000
    General - Other: $1,225,000
    Financial Administration: $962,000
    Solid Waste Management: $769,000
    Central Staff Services: $695,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $225,000
    General Public Buildings: $216,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Corrections - Other: $66,000
    Health - Other: $60,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $559,000
    Other: $80,000
    General Local Government Support: $21,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $614,000
    General Revenue - Other: $371,000
    Rents: $111,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $247,000
    Police Protection: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,405,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,634,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,755,000
    Other: $1,208,000
    Public Welfare: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,031,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $59,000
    Other License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,788,000

Lake of the Woods County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $449,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,633,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,811,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,671,000
    Police Protection: $1,294,000
    General - Other: $1,225,000
    Financial Administration: $962,000
    Solid Waste Management: $769,000
    Central Staff Services: $695,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $225,000
    General Public Buildings: $216,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Corrections - Other: $66,000
    Health - Other: $60,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $559,000
    Other: $80,000
    General Local Government Support: $21,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $614,000
    General Revenue - Other: $371,000
    Rents: $111,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $247,000
    Police Protection: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,405,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,634,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,755,000
    Other: $1,208,000
    Public Welfare: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,031,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $59,000
    Other License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,788,000

Lake of the Woods County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $449,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,633,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,811,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,671,000
    Police Protection: $1,294,000
    General - Other: $1,225,000
    Financial Administration: $962,000
    Solid Waste Management: $769,000
    Central Staff Services: $695,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $225,000
    General Public Buildings: $216,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Corrections - Other: $66,000
    Health - Other: $60,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $559,000
    Other: $80,000
    General Local Government Support: $21,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $614,000
    General Revenue - Other: $371,000
    Rents: $111,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $247,000
    Police Protection: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,405,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,634,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,755,000
    Other: $1,208,000
    Public Welfare: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,031,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $59,000
    Other License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,788,000

Lake of the Woods County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $449,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,633,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,811,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,671,000
    Police Protection: $1,294,000
    General - Other: $1,225,000
    Financial Administration: $962,000
    Solid Waste Management: $769,000
    Central Staff Services: $695,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $225,000
    General Public Buildings: $216,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Corrections - Other: $66,000
    Health - Other: $60,000
    Libraries: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $559,000
    Other: $80,000
    General Local Government Support: $21,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $36,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $614,000
    General Revenue - Other: $371,000
    Rents: $111,000
    Interest Earnings: $31,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $247,000
    Police Protection: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,405,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,634,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,755,000
    Other: $1,208,000
    Public Welfare: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,031,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $59,000
    Other License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,788,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 41
  • Number of aged recipients: 7
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 34
  • Number of recipients under 18: 3
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 27
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 11
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 22
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 13
Most common first names in Lake of the Woods County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3681.9 years
Anna2285.6 years
William2074.5 years
Mary1876.3 years
George1878.6 years
Edward1780.6 years
Robert1771.1 years
James1578.2 years
Richard1566.7 years
Margaret1483.4 years
Most common last names in Lake of the Woods County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson4879.1 years
Johnson3480.0 years
Anderson3375.2 years
Larson2279.4 years
Peterson2179.6 years
Nelson1676.3 years
Hanson1680.1 years
Smith1480.0 years
Carlson1376.2 years
Thompson1278.4 years
Businesses in Lake of the Woods County, MN
NameCountNameCount
AmericInn1RadioShack1
Lane Furniture1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul2