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Roseau County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2015: 15,905 (18% urban, 82% rural); it was 16,338 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,917
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,173
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,208
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,210 (it was 982 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

27%

Land area: 1663 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 10 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Roseau County: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.5%), Educational, health and social services (12.7%), Construction (12.2%), Manufacturing (11.0%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Roseau County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.6%)
  • Asian alone (2.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years
Males: 8,156  (51.3%)
Females: 7,749  (48.7%)
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Average household size:
Roseau County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,752 ($39,852 in 1999)

This county:

$56,752
Minnesota:

$65,599

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $546 (lower quartile is $404, upper quartile is $698)
This county:

$546
State:

$830


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $124,641 (it was $69,500 in 2000)
Roseau:

$124,641
Minnesota:

$211,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,345 - $181,008
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,192
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $452

Institutionalized population: 167

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 78
  • Auto thefts: 5

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 99
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $196,200
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $195,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,566 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,344 (1.2%)

Roseau County household income distribution in 2009 Roseau County home values distribution Roseau County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.3%
Roseau County:

9.3%
Minnesota:

9.9%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.4% for Black residents, 23.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.0% for American Indian residents, 23.9% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.4 years old
(Males: 41.3 years old, Females: 41.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.9 years old, Black residents: 13.7 years old, American Indian residents: 23.9 years old, Asian residents: 26.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.0 years old, Other race residents: 49.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Roseau County is $388 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $627 a month.

Cities in this county include: Roseau, Warroad, Greenbush, Badger, Roosevelt, Strathcona.

Roseau 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: Divide County, North Dakota , Pend Oreille County, Washington , Kootenai County, Idaho , Skagit County, Washington , Teton County, Montana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 303
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 605 (54.6% naturalized citizens)

Roseau County:

3.8%
Whole state:

8.2%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 66
  • 2000 to 2009: 159
  • 1990 to 1999: 97
  • 1980 to 1989: 196
  • 1970 to 1979: 28
  • Before 1970: 105
Note: State values scaled to Roseau County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 95.2%

Roseau County marital status for males Roseau County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,421
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 55
  • 3 or 4: 87
  • 5 to 9: 115
  • 10 to 19: 258
  • 20 to 49: 271
  • 50 or more: 82
  • Mobile homes: 1,154

Housing units in Roseau County with a mortgage: 2,641 (93 second mortgage, 207 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,381

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

67.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Roseau County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,82013
Catholic2,1006
Evangelical Protestant1,98725
Other2221
None7,500-
Roseau 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: 8
Roseau County:

5.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Roseau County:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Roseau County:

6.5%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Roseau County:

28.0%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Roseau County:

Average size of farms: 568 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $35,981
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $102.96
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.59%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,618
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 36.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $75,572
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.06%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.31
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.71%
Corn for grain: 1302 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 108575 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 11863 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Roseau 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 215.7 miles away from Roseau County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 216.4 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 360.1 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 762.3 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 213.3 miles away from Roseau County center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 368.2 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 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 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 Flooding, Incident Period: March 30, 2006 to May 03, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1648: June 05, 2006, FEMA Id: 1648, 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 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 And Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 17, 2000 to July 26, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1333: June 27, 2000, FEMA Id: 1333, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Ice Storms, Flooding and Heavy Rains, Incident Period: March 01, 1999 to May 30, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1288: August 26, 1999, FEMA Id: 1288, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • 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
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Roseau County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 9, Heavy Rains: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 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 (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (26%)
  • Transportation equipment (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Truck transportation (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (2%)
  • Metal and metal products (17%)
  • Transportation equipment (15%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

  • Laos (24%)
  • Canada (19%)
  • India (5%)
  • Poland (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Mexico (4%)
  • Dominican Republic (3%)

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

  • Norwegian (30%)
  • German (16%)
  • Swedish (6%)
  • American (5%)
  • Scandinavian (4%)
  • Polish (4%)
  • Irish (2%)

Roseau County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,738 (72.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,520 (16.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 74 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 102 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 257 (2.8%)
  • Worked at home: 498 (5.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 203 people in nursing homes
  • 26 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents

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

  • 151 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,589.

3.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.73%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.17% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($18,757 average AGI)
1.56% relocated from other states ($28,352 average AGI)
Roseau County:

1.56%
Minnesota average:

1.96%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pennington County, MN  0.28% ($29,059 average AGI)
from Polk County, MN  0.19% ($21,333)
from Cass County, ND  0.19% ($31,083)
from Beltrami County, MN  0.18% ($39,182)
from Lake of the Woods County, MN  0.18% ($30,545)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.19% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($18,810 average AGI)
2.17% relocated to other states ($13,327 average AGI)
Roseau County:

2.17%
Minnesota average:

2.16%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pennington County, MN  0.45% ($21,071 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.37% ($25,609)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.35% ($23,318)
to Beltrami County, MN  0.27% ($19,941)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.27% ($39,176)
to Lake of the Woods County, MN  0.25% ($27,063)
to Marshall County, MN  0.24% ($38,933)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Roseau County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Roseau County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Roseau County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Roseau County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Roseau County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,379 (2,092 aged, 287 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 158 (3%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (253)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (147)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (102)
  • Unspecified dementia (87)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (84)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (69)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (68)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (48)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (41)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (41)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.13
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,874
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 914
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,170

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,188
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 873
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 24

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 73

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,905
  • In family households: 13,202 (2,464 male householders, 1,851 female householders)
    3,558 spouses, 4,468 children (4,195 natural, 120 adopted, 150 stepchildren), 237 grandchildren, 57 brothers or sisters, 98 parents, 136 other relatives, 287 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,476 (1,112 male householders (902 living alone)), 930 female householders (839 living alone)), 427 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 213

Size of family households: 2,215 2-persons, 804 3-persons, 664 4-persons, 417 5-persons, 126 6-persons, 109 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,741 1-person, 225 2-persons, 41 3-persons, 21 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

2,516 married couples with children.
1,095 single-parent households (361 men, 734 women).

95.4% of residents of Roseau speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (45% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 28% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $88,160,000 ($5,406 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,105,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,710,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,715,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $18,974,000
Federal grants: $20,536,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,055,000 ($197,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,171,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,966,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,060,000
Federal Government insurance: $67,557,000

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

Births: 1,146
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 735
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -260
Here -16 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Roseau County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.83 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.0

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 148
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,138
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,275
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,127
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,520
  • 1960 to 1969: 412
  • 1950 to 1959: 456
  • 1940 to 1949: 394
  • 1939 or earlier: 965
Note: State values scaled to Roseau population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Roseau County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Roseau County population
  • 1 room: 22
  • 2 rooms: 49
  • 3 rooms: 71
  • 4 rooms: 505
  • 5 rooms: 1,254
  • 6 rooms: 955
  • 7 rooms: 642
  • 8 rooms: 673
  • 9+ rooms: 787
  • 1 room: 29
  • 2 rooms: 142
  • 3 rooms: 186
  • 4 rooms: 387
  • 5 rooms: 367
  • 6 rooms: 107
  • 7 rooms: 61
  • 8 rooms: 46
  • 9+ rooms: 43
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Roseau County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Roseau County population
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 167
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,001
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,492
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,018
  • 5+ bedrooms: 278
  • no bedroom: 28
  • 1 bedroom: 365
  • 2 bedrooms: 445
  • 3 bedrooms: 407
  • 4 bedrooms: 85
  • 5+ bedrooms: 39
Cars and other vehicles available in Roseau County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Roseau County population
  • no vehicle: 93
  • 1 vehicle: 774
  • 2 vehicles: 2,191
  • 3 vehicles: 1,255
  • 4 vehicles: 537
  • 5+ vehicles: 174
  • no vehicle: 202
  • 1 vehicle: 792
  • 2 vehicles: 292
  • 3 vehicles: 67
  • 4 vehicles: 27
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

89% of Roseau County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 267% lived in Minnesota.

Roseau County:

89.3%
State average:

85.6%

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

  • This state: 12,089
  • Other state: 3,088
  • Northeast: 118
  • Midwest: 2,030
  • South: 310
  • West: 634

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Roseau County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (30.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28.4%)
  • Utility gas (23.8%)
  • Wood (10.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Electricity (41.9%)
  • Utility gas (29.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.3%)
  • Other fuel (5.6%)
  • Wood (4.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.0%)
  • No fuel used (1.4%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 59
Here:

3.3%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 37
Here:

3.6%
Minnesota:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 48
Here:

18.0%
Minnesota:

22.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

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

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

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Roseau County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,561,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $284,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,022,000
    General - Other: $447,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,293,000
    Police Protection: $1,178,000
    Financial Administration: $1,096,000
    Solid Waste Management: $974,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $965,000
    General - Other: $835,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $799,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $504,000
    Correctional Institutions: $401,000
    Central Staff Services: $307,000
    General Public Buildings: $263,000
    Parks and Recreation: $141,000
    Libraries: $80,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $257,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,382,000

Roseau County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,275,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,349,000
    Public Welfare: $385,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $825,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $357,000
    Interest Earnings: $245,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $15,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,577,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,475,000
    Public Welfare: $1,199,000
    All Other: $567,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,138,000
    Other License: $4,000

Roseau County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,062,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 136
  • Number of aged recipients: 24
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 112
  • Number of recipients under 18: 17
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 84
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 35
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 70
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 49
Roseau County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Roseau County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Roseau County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12679.8 years
George5178.6 years
Anna4583.9 years
Mary4384.7 years
Clarence4178.1 years
James3976.5 years
Carl3981.4 years
Robert3673.6 years
Arthur3577.4 years
Oscar3479.9 years
Most common last names in Roseau County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson14580.4 years
Olson8579.5 years
Anderson7780.9 years
Erickson6879.6 years
Nelson5582.9 years
Larson4478.9 years
Peterson3580.3 years
Thompson3375.2 years
Carlson2675.7 years
Lund2282.3 years
Businesses in Roseau County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Alco Stores1Maurices1
AmericInn1Nike1
Chevrolet1RadioShack2
Dairy Queen2Super 81
FedEx1True Value2
Ford1U-Haul3
H&R Block2UPS1
Lane Furniture1