Carlton, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 1,033 (63% urban, 37% rural).
Population change since 2000: +27.5%
 
Males: 508  (49.2%)
Females: 525  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

50.5 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 55718, 55733.

Carlton Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,228 (it was $31,477 in 2000)
Carlton:

$49,228
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,205 (it was $15,586 in 2000)

Carlton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $160,537 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Carlton:

$160,537
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $180,362; detached houses: $184,469; mobile homes: $84,064

Median gross rent in 2019: $786.

March 2019 cost of living index in Carlton: 97.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.2%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Carlton, MN (2019)
    • 98888.8%White alone
    • 534.8%Hispanic
    • 312.8%American Indian alone
    • 312.8%Two or more races
    • 10.09%Black alone

Races in Carlton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Finnish (16.9%), German (13.4%), Norwegian (10.5%), Irish (8.1%), Italian (7.0%), American (6.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 1091 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 502 people per square mile   (low).

Carlton, Minnesota map

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,768 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,802 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (16.6 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (122.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (407.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Thomson, MN (1.2 miles),
Scanlon, MN (1.8 miles ),
Wrenshall, MN (1.9 miles ),
Esko, MN (2.0 miles ),
Cloquet, MN (2.1 miles ),
Proctor, MN (3.3 miles ),
Oliver, WI (3.3 miles ),
Mahtowa, MN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 46.66 N, Longitude: 92.42 W

Area code: 218

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

Carlton tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $22,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $133,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $98,600
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $150,200
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $600,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $202,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Carlton, MN residents
Average permit cost in Carlton, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Carlton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Paper (5.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (11.5%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Paper (8.9%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Social assistance (6.1%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Carlton, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Carpenters (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Electricians (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.8%)

Average climate in Carlton, 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 CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.7. This is better than average.

City:

58.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.135. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.135
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.80. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.82
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00032. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00032
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Carlton-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Carlton city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carlton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 63% 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 186.4 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 197.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/7/2020 at 18:30:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/2020 at 18:16:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from Carlton center
On 4/8/2020 at 17:14:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 63.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/2020 at 17:12:46, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Carlton County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carlton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Carlton:

  • INTERFAITH CARE CENTER (811 THIRD STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Carlton:

  • SUNNYSIDE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CLOQUET, MN)
  • NOPEMING NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DULUTH, MN)
  • ST ELIGIUS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; DULUTH, MN)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE - SPIRIT VALLEY (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; DULUTH, MN)
  • ST FRANCIS IN THE PARK HLTH REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SUPERIOR, WI)
  • COLONIAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SUPERIOR, WI)
  • VIEWCREST HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; DULUTH, MN)

Amtrak station near Carlton:

  • 16 miles: DULUTH (2122 W. SUPERIOR ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carlton:

  • Lake Superior College (about 16 miles; Duluth, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 17 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 19 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 20 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 68 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 89 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 113 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)

Public high school in Carlton:

Public elementary/middle school in Carlton:

See full list of schools located in Carlton

Library in Carlton:

  • CARLTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $25,994; Location: 213 CHESTNUT STREET; 3,528 books; 15,555 e-books; 99 audio materials; 317 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions; 9 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Carlton: Carlton (A), Carlton County Sheriff's Department (B), Carlton County Courthouse (C), Carlton Fire and Ambulance (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carlton include: Saint Francis Parish (A), Bethesda Evangelical Church (B), J M Paine Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hillside Cemetery (1), Saint Francis Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Royal Pines Motel (1508 County Road 61), Americinn Motel - Carlton (1716 Highway 210), Fond Du Lac Indian Reservation - Black Bear Hotel (1789 Highway 210).

Carlton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Carlton and their reported violations in the past:

CARLTON (Population served: 810, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - Between JAN-01-2012 and JAN-12-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-01-2011 to DEC-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2012)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

51.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

People in group quarters in Carlton in 2010:

  • 93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
91 people in nursing homes in 2000
40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Carlton (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Carlton Branch at 110 Third Street, branch established on 1970/09/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Carlton:

Marital status in Carlton, MN
  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 13.7%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

For population 25 years and over in Carlton:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Minnesota average:

10.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Carlton, MN (based on Carlton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,6326
Mainline Protestant5,48518
Evangelical Protestant4,74030
Other1383
None19,391-
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: 4
This county:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Carlton County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Carlton County:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Carlton County:

7.3%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.2%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.3%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
Minnesota:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Carlton:

44.1%
Minnesota:

48.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.1%
Minnesota:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.3%
Minnesota:

9.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Carlton:

26.3%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

57.2%
Minnesota:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Carlton:

74.6%
Minnesota:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carlton, MN Residents

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

  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $431,000 ($417.23)
    Water Utilities: $344,000 ($333.01)
    Sewerage: $226,000 ($218.78)
    Regular Highways: $125,000 ($121.01)
    General - Other: $123,000 ($119.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $90,000 ($87.12)
    Financial Administration: $67,000 ($64.86)
    Libraries: $41,000 ($39.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($34.85)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($19.36)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($10.65)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $10,000 ($9.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($8.71)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($5.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($64.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $111,000 ($107.45)
    Health - Other: $76,000 ($73.57)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($49.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($17.42)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($9.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($5.81)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($3.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($40.66)

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

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $436,000 ($422.07)
    Sewerage: $207,000 ($200.39)
    Other: $148,000 ($143.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($4.84)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($62.92)
    Special Assessments: $17,000 ($16.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($3.87)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $304,000 ($294.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $255,000 ($246.85)
    Other: $26,000 ($25.17)
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000 ($3.87)
  • Tax - Property: $390,000 ($377.54)
    Other License: $15,000 ($14.52)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,869,000 ($2777.35)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,575,000 ($2492.74)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $294,000 ($284.61)

6.04% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,417 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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 St. Louis County, MN  2.61% ($52,686 average AGI)
from Pine County, MN  0.38% ($38,275)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.25% ($49,176)


5.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
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 St. Louis County, MN  2.43% ($48,289 average AGI)
to Pine County, MN  0.46% ($47,066)
to Douglas County, WI  0.31% ($41,619)

Businesses in Carlton, MN

  • AmericInn: 1
  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Carlton:

  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKLK (1230 AM; 1 kW; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WGEE (970 AM; 1 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KQDS (1490 AM; 1 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carlton:

  • WKLK-FM (96.5 FM; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KBMX (107.7 FM; PROCTOR, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • WWAX (92.1 FM; HERMANTOWN, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • WSCN (100.5 FM; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLDJ (101.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • KDNI (90.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KQDS-FM (94.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KUMD-FM (103.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA)
  • KDAL-FM (95.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCB (105.1 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • KUWS (91.3 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WISC. SYS.)
  • WSCD-FM (92.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRBR-FM (102.5 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCO (98.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDNW (97.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WNCB (89.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • W203AL (88.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMOZ (106.9 FM; MOOSE LAKE, MN; Owner: AGATE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carlton:

  • WDIO-TV (Channel 10; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WDIO-TV, LLC)
  • KDLH (Channel 3; DULUTH, MN; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF DULUTH, LLC)
  • KBJR-TV (Channel 6; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: KBJR LICENSE, INC.)
  • KQDS-TV (Channel 21; DULUTH, MN; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WDSE-TV (Channel 8; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH-SUPERIOR AREA EDUCATIONAL TV CORPORATION)
  • K58CM (Channel 58; DULUTH, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K38DS (Channel 38; DULUTH, MN; Owner: STEVEN R. ZUKERBERG)
  • K62EP (Channel 62; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DAN BLECHMAN)
  • K64EF (Channel 64; DULUTH, MN; Owner: STEVEN R. ZUKERBERG)
  • K68EA (Channel 68; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KWMN-LP (Channel 56; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH DATACASTING PARTNERS, G.P.)
  • KDUL-LP (Channel 60; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH TV PARTNERS, GP)
  • K15DU (Channel 15; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DAN BLECHMAN)
  • K66EO (Channel 66; DULUTH, MN; Owner: HAROLD AND/ OR SUE KROGMAN)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 7.7mTotal length
  • $99,000,000Total costs
  • 9,453Total average daily traffic
  • 270Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,348Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Carlton Cell Site (Lat: 46.646389 Lon: -92.477778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPTH837, Licensee ID: L00169810
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 10/05/2001, Expiration Date: 04/02/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2002, Certifier: Timothy J DuffyRegistrant: Acc Minnesota License LLC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Stormy M Seibt, 2827 Cr 4 (Lat: 46.580556 Lon: -92.588056), Type: 53.3, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: American Tower Limited Partnership, Schau-mburg, Phone: (847) 240-1508
  • Lottie L Thompson, 2827 Cr 4 (Lat: 46.580556 Lon: -92.588056), Type: 53.3, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: American Tower Through Us Sitelease, Inc., Schau-mburg, Phone: (847) 240-1508
  • Don Proulx, E Hwy 210 (Lat: 46.662528 Lon: -92.466917), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 27017 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Pru Towers LLC, Pru1234@msn.Com, , Cloqu-est, Phone: (218) 391-0000
  • Don Proulx, E Hwy 210 (Lat: 46.662528 Lon: -92.466917), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 27017 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Pru Towers LLC, Pru1234@msn.Com, , Cloqu-est, Phone: (218) 391-0000
  • 2827 Cr 4 (Lat: 46.580556 Lon: -92.588056), Type: 53.3, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: Us Sitelease Inc, 750324 Topek-a, Phone: (785) 246-1771
  • 2827 Cr 4 (Lat: 46.580556 Lon: -92.588056), Type: 53.3, Overall height: 51.8 m, Registrant: Atc Tower Corp, Www.Americantower.Com, , Houst-on, Phone: (713) 693-0000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Jay Cook State Park Shop (Lat: 46.656889 Lon: -92.368528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQS219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, Grant Date: 06/16/2005, Expiration Date: 08/23/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2013, Certifier: Joseph G Dobesh Iii, Registrant: Transportation Building, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Fax: (612) 297-5735
  • 1785 Highway 210 (Lat: 46.666056 Lon: -92.478806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: KQR550,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.325 MHz, 153.950 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2004, Expiration Date: 08/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/05/2013, Certifier: David L Seboe, Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants, Inc., Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 46.663694 Lon: -92.431611, Call Sign: KNFQ298,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.505 MHz, 161.100 MHz, 161.385 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2014, Expiration Date: 09/26/2024, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 811 Third Street (Lat: 46.671611 Lon: -92.424639), Type: Building, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPRV749,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2011, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Visiplex Inc, 1411-G Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015, Phone: (847) 405-0771, Fax: (847) 405-0076
  • Lat: 46.663750 Lon: -92.460500, Call Sign: WQKB214,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.462 MHz, Grant Date: 03/07/2019, Expiration Date: 03/16/2029, Certifier: Michael Welch, Registrant: Dsc Communications, 711 Hammond Ave, Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 947-2026, Email:
  • Lat: 46.662222 Lon: -92.424750, Call Sign: WQUI788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.225 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2014, Expiration Date: 07/21/2024, Certifier: Gregory B Swenson, Registrant: Arrowhead Radio & Security, 4330 West First Street, Duluth, MN 55807, Phone: (218) 729-8603, Fax: (218) 624-6534, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • abbott silo, Lat: 46.587944 Lon: -92.541444, Type: Silo, Structure height: 27 m, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQNV852,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/14/2011, Expiration Date: 06/14/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2021, Certifier: Jay R Mankie, Registrant: Genesis Technology Communication, 205 2nd Street Sw, Braham, MN 55006, Phone: (320) 396-2990, Fax: (320) 496-9021, Email:
  • CARLTON PSAP, 317 Walnut Avenue (Lat: 46.665056 Lon: -92.423583), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQWY304,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 12/23/2015, Expiration Date: 12/23/2025, Certifier: Kelly Lake, Registrant: St. Louis County Sheriff Office - Communications, 2030 North Arlington Avenue, Duluth, MN 55811, Phone: (218) 726-2933, Fax: (218) 726-2932, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carlton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Carlton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$65,8703$129,417
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$128,940
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$103,860
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9704.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carlton, MN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carlton, MN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of fire incidents - 33 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Carlton, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (40.4%), and Outside Fires (38.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Carlton, MN
    • 9540.4%Structure Fires
    • 9038.3%Outside Fires
    • 4418.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 62.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carlton, MN
Most common first names in Carlton, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3383.2 years
Charles1981.8 years
Anna1590.9 years
George1477.8 years
Mary1478.0 years
William1479.7 years
Robert1371.3 years
Carl1284.3 years
Arthur1078.5 years
Margaret1082.4 years
Most common last names in Carlton, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4979.1 years
Anderson2983.4 years
Peterson1381.6 years
Carlson1277.4 years
Erickson1080.0 years
Olson878.1 years
Larson775.3 years
Stillwell577.0 years
Niemi577.6 years
Porter586.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Carlton, MN
  • 55.9%Utility gas
  • 23.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.8%Electricity
  • 6.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Carlton, MN
  • 44.4%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 11.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%No fuel used
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Carlton compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
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