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Wilkin County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2016: 6,561 (50% urban, 50% rural); it was 7,138 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,266
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 870
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,218
Renter-occupied apartments: 554 (it was 534 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

27%

Land area: 751 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wilkin County: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (61.4%), Educational, health and social services (14.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 41%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Wilkin County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  44.2 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years
Males: 3,303  (50.3%)
Females: 3,258  (49.7%)
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Wilkin County,MN real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Wilkin County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,958 ($38,093 in 1999)

This county:

$54,958
Minnesota:

$65,599

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $428 (lower quartile is $320, upper quartile is $625)
This county:

$428
State:

$830


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $122,545 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Wilkin:

$122,545
Minnesota:

$211,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,248 - $184,971
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,074
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $371

Institutionalized population: 138

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 7
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $206,100
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $195,200
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: $1,103 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $914 (0.8%)

Wilkin County household income distribution in 2013 Wilkin County home values distribution in 2013 Wilkin County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.4%
Wilkin County:

8.4%
Minnesota:

9.9%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 16.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.2 years old
(Males: 44.1 years old, Females: 44.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.9 years old, Black residents: 68.0 years old, American Indian residents: 10.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 9.4 years old, Other race residents: 23.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wilkin 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 $643 a month.

Cities in this county include: Breckenridge, Rothsay, Campbell, Foxhome, Wolverton, Kent, Nashua, Doran, Tenney.

Wilkin 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: Adams County, Washington , Bayfield County, Wisconsin , Fallon County, Montana , Clay County , Umatilla County, Oregon , Lewis County, Idaho , Treasure County, Montana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Minnesota:

3.2%

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

Current college students: 175
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 32 (72.9% naturalized citizens)

Wilkin County:

0.5%
Whole state:

8.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 02010 or later
  • 72000 to 2009
  • 91990 to 1999
  • 111980 to 1989
  • 161970 to 1979
  • 2Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.9%

Wilkin County marital status for males Wilkin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,508
  • One, attached: 28
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 120
  • 5 to 9: 120
  • 10 to 19: 44
  • 20 to 49: 62
  • 50 or more: 118
  • Mobile homes: 94

Housing units in Wilkin County with a mortgage: 1,207 (72 second mortgage, 100 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,005

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

67.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wilkin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,69110
Catholic1,5032
Evangelical Protestant6766
Other11
None1,705-
Wilkin 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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Wilkin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wilkin County:

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Wilkin County:

27.6%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

3.0%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Wilkin County:

Average size of farms: 1025 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $256,605
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $256.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 7.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $186,415
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 90.05%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.38%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $187,060
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 51 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.13
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 13.47%
Corn for grain: 39248 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 138356 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 140627 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Wilkin County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 83% 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 49.9 miles away from Wilkin County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 45.8 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 204.0 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 41.4 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 697.6 miles away from Wilkin County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.2 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, 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 Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2010 to April 26, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3310: March 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 3310, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2009 to May 22, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1830: April 09, 2009, FEMA Id: 1830, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2009 to May 22, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3304: March 26, 2009, FEMA Id: 3304, 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 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Wilkin County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 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 (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Guatemala (31%)
  • Canada (28%)
  • Russia (9%)
  • Colombia (9%)
  • France (3%)
  • Denmark (3%)
  • Costa Rica (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wilkin County


  • German (42%)
  • Norwegian (22%)
  • American (4%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Czech (1%)

Wilkin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,078 (76.9%)
  • Carpooled: 243 (9.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 17 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 32 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 92 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 229 (8.5%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 116 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents

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

  • 117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,050.

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.47% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($14,283 average AGI)
3.22% relocated from other states ($22,868 average AGI)
Wilkin County:

3.22%
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 Richland County, ND  1.57% ($42,452 average AGI)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.67% ($26,222)
from Cass County, ND  0.41% ($31,091)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.46% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($15,361 average AGI)
3.83% relocated to other states ($19,751 average AGI)
Wilkin County:

3.83%
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 Richland County, ND  1.49% ($35,400 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.82% ($51,500)
to Cass County, ND  0.82% ($31,682)
to Clay County, MN  0.56% ($31,533)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2

Births per 1000 population in Wilkin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Wilkin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wilkin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wilkin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,333 (1,165 aged, 168 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 40 (2%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (116)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (107)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (64)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (62)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (58)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (52)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (32)
  • Unspecified dementia (28)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (26)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 4%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 14.74
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,216
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,137
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 67,954

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,279
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,176
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 44

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 55
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 59

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 29

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,561
  • In family households: 5,227 (940 male householders, 867 female householders)
    1,471 spouses, 1,636 children (1,556 natural, 37 adopted, 42 stepchildren), 81 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 25 other relatives, 168 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,157 (528 male householders (500 living alone)), 553 female householders (523 living alone)), 70 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 174

Size of family households: 926 2-persons, 322 3-persons, 363 4-persons, 144 5-persons, 30 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,023 1-person, 52 2-persons, 8 3-persons.

982 married couples with children.
360 single-parent households (193 men, 167 women).

97.7% of residents of Wilkin speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $50,793,000 ($7,487 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,653,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $16,215,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,952,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,904,000
Federal grants: $8,980,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,880,000 ($4,417,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,861,000 ($15,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,026,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,314,000
Federal Government insurance: $89,793,000

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

Births: 413
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 386
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +9
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -357
Here -52 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wilkin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.35 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:

4.3
State:

4.0

Year house built in Wilkin County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 272014 or later
  • 622010 to 2013
  • 3062000 to 2009
  • 3281990 to 1999
  • 2101980 to 1989
  • 4131970 to 1979
  • 3481960 to 1969
  • 3931950 to 1959
  • 2831940 to 1949
  • 7171939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wilkin County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkin County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 31 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 1614 rooms
  • 3625 rooms
  • 3796 rooms
  • 3737 rooms
  • 3598 rooms
  • 5379+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkin County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 01 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 2013 rooms
  • 1134 rooms
  • 1255 rooms
  • 416 rooms
  • 487 rooms
  • 178 rooms
  • 739+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wilkin County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkin County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 3no bedroom
  • 541 bedroom
  • 4732 bedrooms
  • 8823 bedrooms
  • 6234 bedrooms
  • 1755+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkin County, Minnesota Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2261 bedroom
  • 2262 bedrooms
  • 903 bedrooms
  • 714 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkin County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkin County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 62no vehicle
  • 4471 vehicle
  • 1,0132 vehicles
  • 3823 vehicles
  • 2504 vehicles
  • 615+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkin County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Wilkin County population
  • 157no vehicle
  • 2841 vehicle
  • 1742 vehicles
  • 453 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles

90.3% of Wilkin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 27% lived in Minnesota.

Wilkin County:

90.3%
State average:

85.6%

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

  • This state: 4,146
  • Other state: 2,327
  • Northeast: 80
  • Midwest: 1,927
  • South: 155
  • West: 150
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wilkin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 32.4%Utility gas
  • 30.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.5%Electricity
  • 7.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.4%Electricity
  • 27.8%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Other fuel
  • 5.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 80
Here:

11.6%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

1.0%
Minnesota:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

5.7%
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

Wilkin County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $564,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $77,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,786,000
    General - Other: $1,599,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,523,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,631,000
    Police Protection: $768,000
    Financial Administration: $760,000
    Health - Other: $647,000
    Central Staff Services: $330,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $319,000
    Solid Waste Management: $290,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $265,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $172,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Correctional Institutions: $94,000
    General - Other: $45,000
    Libraries: $40,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $67,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,153,000

Wilkin County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $859,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $319,000
    Highways: $247,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $448,000
    Interest Earnings: $227,000
    Special Assessments: $210,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,200,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,114,000
    Public Welfare: $824,000
    All Other: $310,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,341,000
    Other License: $10,000

Wilkin County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,750,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,750,000

Wilkin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,928,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 79
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 65
  • Number of recipients under 18: 12
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 47
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 20
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 40
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 35
Wilkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Wilkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Wilkin County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5679.3 years
Mary3981.2 years
Anna3683.4 years
William3680.7 years
Robert3065.5 years
Clara2985.8 years
Helen2785.4 years
George2677.4 years
Arthur2581.9 years
Charles2580.4 years
Most common last names in Wilkin County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4581.8 years
Anderson3777.5 years
Nelson2476.7 years
Larson2282.9 years
Olson1779.5 years
Hanson1581.8 years
Conzemius1178.2 years
Hansen1181.4 years
Meyer1076.9 years
Nordick1080.1 years
Businesses in Wilkin County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1