Altura, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 476 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.1%
 
Males: 266  (56.0%)
Females: 210  (44.0%)
Median resident age:

34.1 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 55910, 55969.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $68,600 (it was $38,393 in 2000)
Altura:

$68,600
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,539 (it was $17,199 in 2000)

Altura city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $163,071 (it was $88,300 in 2000)
Altura:

$163,071
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $224,773; detached houses: $222,290

Median gross rent in 2019: $769.

March 2019 cost of living index in Altura: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.3%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

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  • Races in Altura, MN (2019)
    • 38480.0%White alone
    • 7515.6%Hispanic
    • 142.9%Two or more races
    • 51.0%Black alone

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Ancestries: German (50.2%), American (4.7%), Norwegian (4.2%), Irish (3.7%), Dutch (2.3%), English (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1160 feet

Land area: 2.97 square miles.

Population density: 160 people per square mile   (very low).

Altura, Minnesota map

34 residents are foreign born (7.1% Latin America).

This city:

7.1%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,349 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,732 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (26.7 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (84.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (265.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Elba, MN (2.1 miles ),
Rollingstone, MN (2.5 miles ),
Utica, MN (2.6 miles ),
Lewiston, MN (2.6 miles ),
Stockton, MN (3.0 miles ),
Minneiska, MN (3.0 miles),
St. Charles, MN (3.1 miles ),
Minnesota City, MN (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.07 N, Longitude: 91.94 W

Area code: 507

Distribution of median household income in Altura, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Altura, MN in 2019
Altura satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $97,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $213,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Altura, MN residents
Average permit cost in Altura, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.8%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+13.0%).
Most common industries in Altura, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.4%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.7%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (24.8%)
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Chemicals (3.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.9%)
  • Social assistance (8.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Altura, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Life and physical scientists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Child care workers (6.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.6%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.4%)

Average climate in Altura, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2014 was 70.2. This is about average.

City:

70.2
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2014 was 8.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.28
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Altura-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Altura city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.9 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Altura-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 54% greater 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 229.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 237.5 miles away from Altura center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 441.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 240.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 419.4 miles away from Altura center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 441.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Winona County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Altura topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Altura:

  • LEWISTON VILLA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEWISTON, MN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - WHITEWATER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ST CHARLES, MN)
  • SAUER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • SAINT ANNE EXTENDED HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WINONA HEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WATKINS HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WINONA HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WINONA, MN)

Amtrak station near Altura:

  • 15 miles: WINONA (65 E. MARK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Altura:

  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 13 miles; Winona, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 15 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 25 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • Western Technical College (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Viterbo University (about 40 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 40 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Luther College (about 53 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)

Public elementary/middle school in Altura:

  • LEWISTON-ALTURA INTERMEDIATE EL. (Location: 325 1ST AVE SE, Grades: 5-6)

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Notable location: Altura Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Altura include: Saint Anthony Catholic Church (A), Saint Mary's Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: George Henry Speltz - Catholic bishop.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Altura that have no violations reported:

  • ALTURA (Address: 25 North Main Street , Population served: 450, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BETHANY WATER COMPANY (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.0%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Altura (2011 data):

  • Altura State Bank: at 411 Main Street, N.W., branch established on 1910/12/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $46.6 mil, Deposits: $39.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Southeast Minnesota Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Altura:

Marital status in Altura, MN
  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Altura:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Altura
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Altura, MN (based on Winona County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,47013
Evangelical Protestant9,72935
Mainline Protestant6,54823
Other6745
None23,040-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Winona County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Winona County:

3.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Winona County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.4%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Altura:

40.1%
Minnesota:

48.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.4%
Minnesota:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.0%
Minnesota:

9.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Altura:

32.0%
Minnesota:

33.5%

General health condition:
Altura:

53.3%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.5%
Minnesota:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Altura, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,804$45,6483$344
Sewerage 1$481$5,7720$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,502$54,0243$2,012
Water Supply 1$7,022$84,2640$0
Parks and Recreation 1$554$6,6480$0
Totals for Government 5$16,361$39,2666$2,356

Altura government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $104,000 ($218.49)
    Health - Other: $102,000 ($214.29)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($142.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $64,000 ($134.45)
    Sewerage: $59,000 ($123.95)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($54.62)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($46.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($27.31)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($10.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($4.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($8.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $24,000 ($50.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($6.30)

Altura government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $102,000 ($214.29)
    Sewerage: $59,000 ($123.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($6.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($2.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $73,000 ($153.36)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $68,000 ($142.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $71,000 ($149.16)
    Other: $19,000 ($39.92)
  • Tax - Property: $120,000 ($252.10)
    Other License: $6,000 ($12.61)

Altura government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $89,000 ($186.97)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000 ($144.96)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,000 ($42.02)

4.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Olmsted County, MN  0.65% ($53,364 average AGI)
from La Crosse County, WI  0.33% ($33,984)
from Buffalo County, WI  0.27% ($38,800)


5.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Olmsted County, MN  0.88% ($43,295 average AGI)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.40% ($34,803)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.39% ($32,452)

Strongest AM radio stations in Altura:

  • KAGE (1380 AM; 4 kW; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWNO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Altura:

  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQAL (89.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KAGE-FM (95.3 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KHME (101.1 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • K203BR (88.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KWNO-FM (99.3 FM; RUSHFORD, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC)
  • K280EI (103.9 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLSU (88.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: BD.OF REGENTS, UNIV.OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • KXLC (91.1 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQYB (98.3 FM; SPRING GROVE, MN; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFIL-FM (103.1 FM; PRESTON, MN; Owner: KFIL, INC.)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Altura:

  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K38CL (Channel 38; WINONA, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLAX (Channel 25; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: GRANT MEDIA, INC.)
  • WHLA-TV (Channel 31; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K62EV (Channel 62; WINONA, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • K52HH (Channel 52; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.8mTotal length
  • 21,498Total average daily traffic
  • 31Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,610Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Gina Cacciatore, County Rd 26 - 2585705 (Lat: 44.077639 Lon: -91.945806), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 27169 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Alltel Communications, LLC, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Gina Cacciatore, County Rd 26 - 2585705 (Lat: 44.077639 Lon: -91.945806), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 27169 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Alltel Communications, LLC, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Laurie Gebhardt, County Rd 26 - 2585705 (Lat: 44.077639 Lon: -91.945806), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 27169 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Alltel Corporation, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Ashlee Roher, County Rd 26 - 2585705 (Lat: 44.077639 Lon: -91.945806), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 27169 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Horvath Towers V, LLC, Aroher@horvathcommunications.Com, , South- Bend, Phone: (574) 237-0464

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 44.070278 Lon: -91.939722, Call Sign: WQPA482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.570 MHz, 159.735 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2012, Expiration Date: 03/20/2022, Certifier: Steve Lueck, Registrant: Whitewater Wireless, Inc., 1929 2nd Street, S.W., Rochester, MN 55901, Phone: (507) 281-1917, Fax: (507) 281-3341, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ELBA, 12403 County Road 26 (Lat: 44.092583 Lon: -92.025944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQUN604,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2014, Expiration Date: 08/26/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WA0MDD, Licensee ID: L00199469, Grant Date: 06/16/2016, Expiration Date: 08/28/2026, Registrant: Richard L Schuh, 19533 Cty. Rd. 28, Altura, MN 55910
  • Call Sign: KE0DXI, Licensee ID: L01934935, Grant Date: 04/08/2015, Expiration Date: 04/08/2025, Certifier: Mark S Simon, Registrant: Mark S Simon, 230 Sunset Ave Nw, Altura, MN 55910

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Altura, MN
  • 80.4%Utility gas
  • 10.9%Electricity
  • 4.3%Wood
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Altura, MN
  • 62.5%Utility gas
  • 22.5%Electricity
  • 15.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Altura compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Terry F. Banitt (1)
  • Denise M. Heublein (1)
  • Terry Fredrick Banitt (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2023.