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Stevens County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2016: 9,885 (53% urban, 47% rural); it was 10,053 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,464
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,157
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,632
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,105 (it was 1,119 in 2000)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

27%

Land area: 562 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Stevens County: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (38.0%), Educational, health and social services (24.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 39%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Stevens County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.8%)
  • Asian alone (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years
Males: 4,951  (50.1%)
Females: 4,934  (49.9%)
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Stevens County,MN real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Stevens County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,048 ($37,267 in 1999)

This county:

$58,048
Minnesota:

$65,599

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $589 (lower quartile is $404, upper quartile is $886)
This county:

$589
State:

$830


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $161,919 (it was $71,400 in 2000)
Stevens:

$161,919
Minnesota:

$211,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,460 - $230,404

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $176,304
Here:

$176,304
State:

$258,834

Townhouses or other attached units: $173,261
Here:

$173,261
State:

$207,018

Mobile homes: $72,436
Here:

$72,436
State:

$62,440
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,164
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $445

Institutionalized population: 86

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: 7
  • Thefts: 21
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 21
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $195,500
  • 2008: 27 buildings, average cost: $157,400
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $262,400
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $296,100
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $320,900
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: $1,496 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,417 (1.1%)

Stevens County household income distribution in 2013 Stevens County home values distribution in 2013 Stevens County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.9%
Stevens County:

15.9%
Minnesota:

9.9%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.1% for Black residents, 25.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.1% for American Indian residents, 92.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 77.5% for other race residents, 51.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 33.0 years old
(Males: 31.6 years old, Females: 34.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36.3 years old, Black residents: 90.8 years old, American Indian residents: 19.5 years old, Asian residents: 19.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.1 years old, Other race residents: 25.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stevens County is $410 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $606 a month.

Cities in this county include: Morris, Hancock, Chokio, Donnelly, Alberta.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable location: Pezhekee Golf Course (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Stevens County include: Barsness Church (A), Bethany Church (B), Minnewaska Assembly of God Church (C), East Zion Church (D), Grove Lake Church (E), Saint John Church (F), Saint Johns Church (G), Lake Reno Church (H), Norunga Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West Lake Amelia Cemetery (1), Oak Hill Cemetery (2), Lake Reno Cemetery (3), Ben Wade Cemetery (4), Bethany Cemetery (5), Saint John's Cemetery (6), Early Indherred Community Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Belgum Lake (A), Lake Ben (B), Benson Lake (C), Wollan Lake (D), Westport Lake (E), Villard Lake (F), Tracey Slough (G), Thoralson Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Trappers Run (A), Signalness Creek (B), Outlet Creek (C), Little Chippewa River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Stevens County include: Farwell State Wildlife Management Area (1), Glacial Lakes State Park (2), Heinks State Wildlife Management Area (3), Little Jo State Wildlife Management Area (4), Lowry State Wildlife Management Area (5), New Prairie State Wildlife Management Are (6), Noordmans State Wildlife Management Area (7), Nora State Wildlife Management Area (8), Reno State Wildlife Management Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Anoka County , Charlevoix County, Michigan , Grant County , Kandiyohi County , Washington County, Oregon , Stillwater County, Montana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.1%
Minnesota:

3.2%

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

Current college students: 1,713
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: 28.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 431 (29.8% naturalized citizens)

Stevens County:

4.4%
Whole state:

8.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 3202010 or later
  • 1402000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 311980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 47Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 88.9%

Stevens County marital status for males Stevens County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,127
  • One, attached: 81
  • Two: 109
  • 3 or 4: 38
  • 5 to 9: 182
  • 10 to 19: 200
  • 20 to 49: 240
  • 50 or more: 110
  • Mobile homes: 93

Housing units in Stevens County with a mortgage: 1,369 (21 second mortgage, 124 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,054

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

67.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Stevens County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,66610
Evangelical Protestant1,82311
Catholic1,5462
Other1-
None2,690-
Stevens 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: 4
Stevens County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Stevens County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Stevens County:

7.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Stevens County:

27.2%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.5%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Stevens County:

Average size of farms: 563 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $216,203
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $243.66
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 45.83%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $172,175
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 85.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $123,018
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.89%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.40
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 11.64%
Corn for grain: 112116 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 23406 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 116631 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Stevens County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 3351151.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 13 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/18/1964, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stevens County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 84% 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 6.8 miles away from Stevens County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 16.4 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 192.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.0 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 719.2 miles away from Stevens County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 242.3 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, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 20, 2013 to June 26, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4131: July 25, 2013, FEMA Id: 4131, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 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
  • 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 Storms/Freezing Rain, Incident Period: October 23, 1995 to October 24, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1078: January 05, 1996, FEMA Id: 1078, Natural disaster type: Storm, Freeze
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Stevens County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 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 (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

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


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (34%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (27%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • Colombia (6%)
  • Ethiopia (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Russia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Stevens County


  • German (41%)
  • Norwegian (14%)
  • American (5%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Finnish (2%)

Stevens County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,639 (76.5%)
  • Carpooled: 493 (8.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 47 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 35 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 42 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 475 (7.8%)
  • Worked at home: 300 (4.9%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 764 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 105 people in nursing homes
  • 82 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 730 people in college/university student housing
  • 82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,420.

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.63% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($18,224 average AGI)
2.02% relocated from other states ($17,311 average AGI)
Stevens County:

2.02%
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 Douglas County, MN  0.35% ($30,167 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.29% ($31,700)


6.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,039 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.33% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($21,309 average AGI)
2.31% relocated to other states ($10,730 average AGI)
Stevens County:

2.31%
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 Hennepin County, MN  0.54% ($25,316 average AGI)
to Pope County, MN  0.46% ($28,500)
to Douglas County, MN  0.40% ($64,286)
to Swift County, MN  0.31% ($29,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Stevens County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Stevens County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Stevens County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Stevens County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Stevens County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Stevens County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Stevens County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Stevens County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Stevens County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,709 (1,541 aged, 168 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 129 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (76)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (64)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (56)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (55)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (54)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (54)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (46)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (44)
  • Unspecified dementia (33)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (30)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.07
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,652
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 252
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,315

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 926
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 580
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,885
  • In family households: 6,948 (1,107 male householders, 1,040 female householders)
    1,970 spouses, 2,524 children (2,344 natural, 86 adopted, 92 stepchildren), 57 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 52 parents, 33 other relatives, 140 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,560 (702 male householders (576 living alone)), 746 female householders (560 living alone)), 1,121 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 397

Size of family households: 1,145 2-persons, 384 3-persons, 341 4-persons, 206 5-persons, 59 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,137 1-person, 158 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 62 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 70 6-persons.

1,669 married couples with children.
286 single-parent households (63 men, 223 women).

92.6% of residents of Stevens speak English at home.
5.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (16% speak English very well, 84% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $69,336,000 ($6,979 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,011,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $21,295,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,707,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,370,000
Federal grants: $13,765,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,855,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,344,000 ($615,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $13,011,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,927,000
Federal Government insurance: $57,688,000

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

Births: 543
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 449
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +75
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -384
Here -39 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Stevens County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.88 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.0

Year house built in Stevens County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 392014 or later
  • 822010 to 2013
  • 4722000 to 2009
  • 3151990 to 1999
  • 4031980 to 1989
  • 6381970 to 1979
  • 5701960 to 1969
  • 4161950 to 1959
  • 2411940 to 1949
  • 9871939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Stevens County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Stevens County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 41 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 523 rooms
  • 1534 rooms
  • 3035 rooms
  • 4186 rooms
  • 4157 rooms
  • 4278 rooms
  • 6499+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Stevens County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 131 room
  • 1002 rooms
  • 1973 rooms
  • 3324 rooms
  • 2185 rooms
  • 656 rooms
  • 637 rooms
  • 908 rooms
  • 749+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Stevens County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Stevens County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 4no bedroom
  • 551 bedroom
  • 3712 bedrooms
  • 1,0673 bedrooms
  • 7174 bedrooms
  • 2085+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Stevens County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 13no bedroom
  • 3241 bedroom
  • 4222 bedrooms
  • 1763 bedrooms
  • 1294 bedrooms
  • 905+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Stevens County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Stevens County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 37no vehicle
  • 4721 vehicle
  • 1,1722 vehicles
  • 4593 vehicles
  • 1844 vehicles
  • 1015+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Stevens County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Stevens County population
  • 168no vehicle
  • 6451 vehicle
  • 1832 vehicles
  • 1093 vehicles
  • 514 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles

79.2% of Stevens County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Minnesota.

Stevens County:

79.2%
State average:

85.6%

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

  • This state: 7,289
  • Other state: 2,063
  • Northeast: 88
  • Midwest: 1,374
  • South: 239
  • West: 362
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Stevens County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 47.4%Utility gas
  • 24.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.0%Electricity
  • 6.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.4%Utility gas
  • 38.7%Electricity
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 67
Here:

7.3%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

1.0%
Minnesota:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 79
Here:

5.1%
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

Stevens County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,586,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $1,875,000
    Regular Highways: $1,853,000
    Health Services - Other: $675,000
    Police Protection: $611,000
    Financial Administration: $502,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $439,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $399,000
    General - Other: $284,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $282,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $178,000
    General Public Buildings: $175,000
    Solid Waste Management: $125,000
    Parks & Recreation: $78,000
    Corrections - Other: $58,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare: $340,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $225,000
    Health - Other: $116,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,109,000

Stevens County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $374,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $296,000
    All Other: $136,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $514,000
    Interest Earnings: $443,000
    Special Assessments: $193,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,223,000
    Public Welfare: $1,254,000
    General Support: $1,030,000
    All Other: $475,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,825,000
    NEC: $9,000

Stevens County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,313,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 117
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 103
  • Number of recipients under 18: 13
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 77
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 27
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 57
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 45
Stevens County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Stevens County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Stevens County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7979.8 years
Mary5283.5 years
William4979.6 years
Henry4182.6 years
George3977.2 years
Walter3375.8 years
Robert3377.4 years
Anna3287.7 years
Clara3287.2 years
Harold3177.8 years
Most common last names in Stevens County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson5680.7 years
Johnson4180.0 years
Olson3581.7 years
Smith2780.9 years
Larson2575.7 years
Nelson2578.1 years
Peterson2578.9 years
Erickson2077.7 years
Carlson1978.1 years
Jacobson1781.2 years
Businesses in Stevens County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1RadioShack1
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1True Value2
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS2