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Renville County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2016: 15,185 (all rural); it was 17,154 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,730
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,460
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,494
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,374 (it was 1,285 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

27%

Land area: 983 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Renville County: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (44.5%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Renville County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Median resident age:  44.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years
Males: 7,708  (50.8%)
Females: 7,477  (49.2%)
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Renville County,MN real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Renville County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,889 ($37,652 in 1999)

This county:

$56,889
Minnesota:

$65,599

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $491 (lower quartile is $379, upper quartile is $652)
This county:

$491
State:

$830


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $109,826 (it was $61,800 in 2000)
Renville:

$109,826
Minnesota:

$211,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,203 - $179,251
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,089
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $411

Institutionalized population: 289

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 67
  • Thefts: 142
  • Auto thefts: 38

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 57
  • Thefts: 158
  • Auto thefts: 27
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $173,400
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $161,400
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $196,800
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $215,200
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $171,400
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,225 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,130 (1.1%)

Renville County household income distribution in 2013 Renville County home values distribution in 2013 Renville County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.6%
Renville County:

9.6%
Minnesota:

9.9%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.2% for American Indian residents, 10.5% for other race residents, 15.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.9 years old
(Males: 43.7 years old, Females: 46.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.0 years old, Black residents: 33.0 years old, American Indian residents: 21.5 years old, Asian residents: 23.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.6 years old, Other race residents: 25.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Renville County is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $519 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $678 a month.

Cities in this county include: Olivia, Renville, Fairfax, Bird Island, Hector, Buffalo Lake, Sacred Heart, Danube, Franklin, Morton.

Renville 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: Hancock County, Maine , Knox County, Maine , Wasco County, Oregon , Jackson County, South Dakota , Spink County, South Dakota , Watonwan County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 367
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 430 (33.4% naturalized citizens)

Renville County:

2.8%
Whole state:

8.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 972010 or later
  • 962000 to 2009
  • 981990 to 1999
  • 1231980 to 1989
  • 481970 to 1979
  • 40Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.0%

Renville County marital status for males Renville County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,322
  • One, attached: 39
  • Two: 65
  • 3 or 4: 63
  • 5 to 9: 157
  • 10 to 19: 215
  • 20 to 49: 165
  • 50 or more: 14
  • Mobile homes: 309

Housing units in Renville County with a mortgage: 2,257 (53 second mortgage, 154 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,673

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

67.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Renville County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,42523
Catholic3,8597
Evangelical Protestant1,96614
None3,480-
Renville 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: 6
Renville County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Renville County:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

9.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Renville County:

7.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Renville County:

28.5%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Renville County:

Average size of farms: 570 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $272,348
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $340.66
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 35.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $220,393
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 90.04%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $156,900
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.32
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 13.89%
Corn for grain: 247043 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4952 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 246244 harvested acres
Vegetables: 37,232 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 7 acres

Earthquake activity:

Renville County-area historical earthquake activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 88% 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 85.0 miles away from Renville County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.6 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 224.1 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 119.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 240.1 miles away from Renville County center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.4 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 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, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: July 01, 2011 to July 11, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4009: July 28, 2011, FEMA Id: 4009, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 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
  • 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, Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 06, 1993 to August 25, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-993: June 11, 1993, FEMA Id: 993, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Renville County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


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

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (65%)
  • Korea (10%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)
  • Haiti (2%)
  • Guatemala (2%)
  • Germany (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Renville County


  • German (50%)
  • Norwegian (9%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • American (4%)
  • Swedish (3%)
  • Czech (2%)
  • English (1%)

Renville County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,211 (77.5%)
  • Carpooled: 515 (7.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 18 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 56 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 42 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 227 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 674 (10.0%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 284 people in nursing homes
  • 55 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in homes for the physically handicapped

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

  • 249 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 53 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 33 people in state prisons
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,803.

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,569 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.55% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($22,973 average AGI)
1.00% relocated from other states ($7,597 average AGI)
Renville County:

1.00%
Minnesota average:

1.96%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Redwood County, MN  0.57% ($28,243 average AGI)
from Kandiyohi County, MN  0.56% ($24,833)
from McLeod County, MN  0.42% ($33,741)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.20% ($16,846)
from Stearns County, MN  0.20% ($23,000)
from Blue Earth County, MN  0.15% ($20,600)


6.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,594 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.87% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($25,781 average AGI)
1.37% relocated to other states ($6,813 average AGI)
Renville County:

1.37%
Minnesota average:

2.16%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kandiyohi County, MN  0.71% ($33,064 average AGI)
to Redwood County, MN  0.64% ($27,857)
to McLeod County, MN  0.58% ($34,184)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.41% ($26,074)
to Brown County, MN  0.21% ($29,786)
to Yellow Medicine County, MN  0.21% ($58,929)
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.17% ($14,545)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Renville County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Renville County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Renville County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Renville County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Renville County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Renville County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Renville County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Renville County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Renville County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,281 (2,926 aged, 355 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 281 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Renville County, Minnesota in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (206)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (195)
  • Unspecified dementia (194)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (145)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (133)
  • Congestive heart failure (124)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (105)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (102)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (73)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (57)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.99
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,197
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 150
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,724

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,312
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,497
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 60

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,185
  • In family households: 12,177 (2,261 male householders, 1,707 female householders)
    3,407 spouses, 4,170 children (3,919 natural, 86 adopted, 166 stepchildren), 105 grandchildren, 47 brothers or sisters, 62 parents, 32 other relatives, 343 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,659 (1,217 male householders (1,032 living alone)), 1,032 female householders (952 living alone)), 403 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 344

Size of family households: 2,146 2-persons, 645 3-persons, 610 4-persons, 362 5-persons, 152 6-persons, 62 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,984 1-person, 224 2-persons, 31 3-persons, 4 4-persons, 8 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

2,366 married couples with children.
806 single-parent households (323 men, 483 women).

92.9% of residents of Renville speak English at home.
6.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $113,483,000 ($6,795 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $860,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $40,304,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,003,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $24,589,000
Federal grants: $22,995,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,448,000 ($3,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,145,000 ($289,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,888,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,323,000
Federal Government insurance: $141,783,000

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

Births: 1,054
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,090
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +59
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -393
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Renville County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.10 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.0

Year house built in Renville County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 432014 or later
  • 912010 to 2013
  • 4782000 to 2009
  • 5431990 to 1999
  • 5451980 to 1989
  • 9391970 to 1979
  • 7111960 to 1969
  • 9731950 to 1959
  • 5971940 to 1949
  • 2,3331939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Renville County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Renville County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 61 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 393 rooms
  • 3214 rooms
  • 6845 rooms
  • 1,0556 rooms
  • 8497 rooms
  • 7478 rooms
  • 1,2209+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Renville County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 671 room
  • 732 rooms
  • 2303 rooms
  • 2954 rooms
  • 1895 rooms
  • 1566 rooms
  • 1327 rooms
  • 608 rooms
  • 929+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Renville County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Renville County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 6no bedroom
  • 941 bedroom
  • 9332 bedrooms
  • 2,2463 bedrooms
  • 1,2354 bedrooms
  • 4055+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Renville County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 79no bedroom
  • 3061 bedroom
  • 4132 bedrooms
  • 3193 bedrooms
  • 1444 bedrooms
  • 365+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Renville County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Renville County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 68no vehicle
  • 9821 vehicle
  • 2,2172 vehicles
  • 1,0363 vehicles
  • 4014 vehicles
  • 2285+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Renville County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Renville County population
  • 253no vehicle
  • 5341 vehicle
  • 3582 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

90.8% of Renville County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Minnesota.

Renville County:

90.8%
State average:

85.6%

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

  • This state: 12,801
  • Other state: 1,893
  • Northeast: 62
  • Midwest: 1,031
  • South: 498
  • West: 294
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Renville County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.7%Utility gas
  • 27.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.3%Electricity
  • 5.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 39.4%Utility gas
  • 36.3%Electricity
  • 17.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 165
Here:

11.1%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 75
Here:

8.9%
Minnesota:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 53
Here:

17.4%
Minnesota:

22.2%

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

Renville County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,588,000
  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $5,555,000
    Regular Highways: $3,539,000
    Welfare - Other: $3,485,000
    Financial Administration: $2,565,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,525,000
    Police Protection: $1,177,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,114,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $932,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $833,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $476,000
    Central Staff Services: $457,000
    Solid Waste Management: $413,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $409,000
    General Public Buildings: $289,000
    General - Other: $259,000
    Parks & Recreation: $182,000
    Corrections - Other: $116,000
    Libraries: $89,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $183,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare: $429,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $754,000
    Own Hospitals: $219,000
    General - Other: $65,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,065,000

Renville County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,722,000
    All Other: $2,825,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $1,076,000
    All Other: $159,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,588,000
    Interest Earnings: $761,000
    Special Assessments: $733,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,028,000
    Public Welfare: $1,938,000
    General Support: $1,036,000
    All Other: $930,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,420,000
    NEC: $111,000

Renville County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,660,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,320,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $340,000

Renville County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,404,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 213
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 191
  • Number of recipients under 18: 43
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 128
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 42
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 94
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 89
Renville County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Renville County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Renville County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18078.4 years
William14578.7 years
Henry11379.9 years
Mary10985.8 years
George10580.4 years
Anna8486.0 years
Joseph8178.6 years
Frank7983.1 years
Helen7881.5 years
Albert7880.6 years
Most common last names in Renville County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson14779.0 years
Anderson8581.2 years
Olson8478.1 years
Peterson6482.0 years
Nelson6379.0 years
Kiecker4779.8 years
Schroeder4578.3 years
Hanson3578.0 years
Fischer3578.3 years
Frank3477.9 years
Businesses in Renville County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1FedEx1
Chevrolet2La-Z-Boy1
Dairy Queen1Subway1