Duluth, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 86,066 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 41,540  (48.3%)
Females: 44,526  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 55802, 55804, 55805, 55806, 55807, 55808, 55810, 55811, 55812.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,078 (it was $33,766 in 2000)
Duluth:

$49,078
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,570 (it was $18,969 in 2000)

Duluth city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $165,200 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Duluth:

$165,200
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $194,416; detached houses: $199,696; townhouses or other attached units: $238,771; in 2-unit structures: $114,856; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $235,217; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,809; mobile homes: $46,329

Median gross rent in 2017: $788.

March 2019 cost of living index in Duluth: 97.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.9%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 65.4% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.0% for American Indian residents, 7.2% for other race residents, 42.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Duluth, MN (2017)
    • 75,80388.1%White alone
    • 2,8113.3%Two or more races
    • 2,5803.0%Black alone
    • 2,0022.3%Hispanic
    • 1,5121.8%American Indian alone
    • 1,5111.8%Asian alone
    • 520.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 90.01%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Duluth, Minnesota as of February 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Duluth is 5,734 to 1.


Crime rates in Duluth by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
2
(2.4)
3
(3.6)
1
(1.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.3)
2
(2.3)
3
(3.5)
2
(2.3)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A52
(60.3)
42
(48.8)
71
(82.3)
51
(59.2)
31
(35.9)
45
(52.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
116
(135.7)
111
(132.2)
128
(152.1)
122
(145.1)
90
(106.8)
82
(94.3)
90
(103.7)
72
(83.5)
73
(84.8)
54
(62.6)
64
(74.3)
66
(76.5)
66
(76.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
224
(262.1)
248
(295.5)
195
(231.7)
201
(239.1)
165
(195.8)
164
(188.7)
213
(245.3)
216
(250.5)
191
(221.8)
225
(260.9)
196
(227.7)
181
(209.7)
196
(227.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
630
(737.2)
707
(842.3)
520
(617.8)
632
(751.7)
605
(718.1)
756
(869.7)
642
(739.4)
643
(745.8)
503
(584.2)
602
(698.0)
529
(614.5)
506
(586.3)
472
(548.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,214
(3,761)
3,358
(4,001)
3,524
(4,187)
3,431
(4,081)
3,301
(3,918)
3,424
(3,939)
3,047
(3,509)
3,484
(4,041)
3,002
(3,486)
2,858
(3,314)
3,162
(3,673)
3,091
(3,581)
3,013
(3,502)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
213
(249.2)
227
(270.5)
167
(198.4)
190
(226.0)
N/A166
(191.0)
172
(198.1)
156
(181.0)
145
(168.4)
151
(175.1)
136
(158.0)
222
(257.2)
203
(235.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(14.0)
10
(11.9)
18
(21.4)
34
(40.4)
9
(10.7)
19
(21.9)
54
(62.2)
23
(26.7)
12
(13.9)
11
(12.8)
8
(9.3)
10
(11.6)
10
(11.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)367.1392.3373.7382.9349.0348.5341.6356.4309.6336.9320.1300.8310.1

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City-data.com crime index in Duluth, MN

Crime rate in Duluth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 172 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Minnesota average:

1.67
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Ancestries: German (15.5%), Norwegian (9.8%), Swedish (7.3%), American (6.6%), Polish (4.8%), Finnish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 68.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,266 people per square mile   (low).

Duluth, Minnesota map

2,932 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 0.7% Europe, 0.4% Latin America, 0.4% Africa).

This city:

3.4%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,914 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,097 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (135.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (406.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hermantown, MN (2.3 miles ),
Superior, WI (2.3 miles ),
Proctor, MN (2.4 miles ),
Arnold, MN (2.5 miles ),
Oliver, WI (3.0 miles ),
Parkland, WI (3.5 miles ),
Esko, MN (3.6 miles ),
Thomson, MN (3.9 miles)

Latitude: 46.78 N, Longitude: 92.12 W

Duluth nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The Zenith City, The Twin Ports

Daytime population change due to commuting: +15,063 (+17.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 34,512 (77.8%)

Area code: 218

Distribution of median household income in Duluth, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Duluth, MN in 2017
Duluth satellite photo by USGS

Detailed articles:

Duluth tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 60 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 1998: 80 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 1999: 81 buildings, average cost: $105,800
  • 2000: 59 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2001: 94 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 2002: 126 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2003: 137 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2004: 126 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2005: 105 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2006: 81 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2009: 30 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2011: 30 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2012: 36 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $232,900
  • 2014: 46 buildings, average cost: $261,700
  • 2015: 29 buildings, average cost: $265,500
  • 2016: 42 buildings, average cost: $218,200
  • 2017: 46 buildings, average cost: $205,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Duluth, MN residents
Average permit cost in Duluth, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Duluth, MN
Historical housing units in Duluth, MN

Population change in the 1990s: +1,376 (+1.6%).
Most common industries in Duluth, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Health care (24.1%)
  • Educational services (15.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Duluth, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Registered nurses (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.4%)

Average climate in Duluth, Minnesota

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Duluth, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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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 0.7 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 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.34. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.34
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00125. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00125
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Duluth-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the Duluth 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 18.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Duluth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 95% 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 202.9 miles away from Duluth center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 213.9 miles away from Duluth 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 237.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 395.4 miles away from Duluth center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 185.5 miles away from Duluth center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 401.1 miles away from Duluth center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Duluth topographic map

Main business address for: ALLETE INC (ELECTRIC & OTHER SERVICES COMBINED), ENBRIDGE ENERGY PARTNERS LP (PIPE LINES (NO NATURAL GAS)).

Hospitals in Duluth:

  • DRCC LAVERNE (1530 EAST SECOND STREET)
  • ESSENTIA HEALTH DULUTH (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 502 EAST SECOND STREET)
  • ESSENTIA HEALTH ST MARY'S MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 407 EAST THIRD STREET)
  • MSOCS DULUTH ICFMR GROUP HOME (1423 SWAN LAKE ROAD)
  • RSI HARTLEY (707 WEST ARROWHEAD ROAD)
  • SMDC HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (330 EAST 2ND STREET)
  • ST LUKES HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 915 EAST 1ST STREET)

Nursing Homes in Duluth:

  • AFTENRO HOME (510 WEST COLLEGE STREET)
  • BAYSHORE HEALTH CENTER (1601 ST LOUIS AVENUE)
  • BENEDICTINE HEALTH CENTER (935 KENWOOD AVENUE)
  • CHRIS JENSEN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2501 RICE LAKE ROAD)
  • FRANCISCAN HEALTH CENTER (3910 MINNESOTA AVENUE)
  • LAKESHORE INC (4002 LONDON ROAD)
  • NOPEMING NURSING HOME (2650 NOPEMING ROAD)
  • ST ELIGIUS HEALTH CENTER (7700 GRAND AVENUE)
  • ST LOUIS CTY MEDICAL CTR (2501 RICE LAKE ROAD)
  • VIEWCREST HEALTH CENTER (3111 CHURCH STREET)

Dialysis Facilities in Duluth:

  • FMC DIALYSIS - DULUTH (530 EAST 2ND ST)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE - SPIRIT VALLEY (4700 MIKE COLALILLO DRIVE)

Home Health Centers in Duluth:

  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (952 EAST SUPERIOR STREET SUITE 104)
  • HEARTHSTONE HOME CARE LLC (2528 TRINITY ROAD)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE (227 WEST FIRST STREET, STE 400)
  • LAKESHORE AT HOME (3900 LONDON ROAD)
  • NURSES THAT CARE INC (3308 WEST ARROWHEAD ROAD)
  • PATHWAYS TO ACHIEVEMENT (1731 WEST SUPERIOR STREET)
  • SENIOR FRIEND ASSOCIATES INC (301 WEST FIRST STREET)
  • ST LUKES HOME HEALTH SERVICES (220 NORTH SIXTH AVENUE EAST)
  • ST MARYS HOME HEALTH (516 EAST FOURTH STREET)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Duluth:

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Amtrak station:

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

Colleges/Universities in Duluth:

  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (Full-time enrollment: 10,612; Location: 515 Darland Administration Bldg; Public; Website: www.d.umn.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Lake Superior College (Full-time enrollment: 3,768; Location: 2101 Trinity Rd; Public; Website: www.lsc.edu)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (Full-time enrollment: 3,762; Location: 1200 Kenwood Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.css.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-Duluth (Full-time enrollment: 56; Location: 5115 Burning Tree Road, Suite 308; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)
  • Cosmetology Careers Unlimited College of Hair Skin and Nails (Full-time enrollment: 46; Location: 121 W Superior St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.coscareers.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Duluth:

  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 5 miles; Superior, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,302)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 73 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • Central Lakes College-Brainerd (about 105 miles; Brainerd, MN; FT enrollment: 3,371)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 127 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Century College (about 128 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 129 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • Bethel University (about 130 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)

Biggest public high schools in Duluth:

Private high schools in Duluth:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Duluth:

  • NORTH STAR ACADEMY (Location: 3301 TECHNOLOGY DR, Grades: KG-8, Charter school)
  • RALEIGH PRIMARY/EL ACADEMY (Location: 5905 RALEIGH ST, Grades: KG-5, Charter school)
  • NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Location: 5926 RYAN RD, Grades: PK-6, Charter school)
  • CONGDON ELEMENTARY (Location: 3116 E SUPERIOR ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • HOMECROFT ELEMENTARY (Location: 4784 HOWARD GNESEN RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • LAKEWOOD ELEMENTARY (Location: 5207 N TISCHER RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • LESTER PARK ELEMENTARY (Location: 5300 GLENWOOD AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • LOWELL ELEMENTARY (Location: 2000 RICE LAKE RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • LAURA MACARTHUR ELEMENTARY (Location: 720 N CENTRAL AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • MYERS-WILKINS ELEMENTARY (Location: 1027 N 8TH AVE E, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Duluth:

  • HOLY ROSARY SCHOOL (Students: 293, Location: 2802 E 4TH ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST JAMES CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 124, Location: 715 N 57TH AVE W, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOHNS SCHOOL (Students: 123, Location: 1 W CHISHOLM ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • ST MICHAEL'S LAKESIDE SCHOOL (Students: 77, Location: 4628 PITT ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF DULUTH (Students: 74, Location: 313 MYGATT AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • STONE RIDGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 11, Location: 115 E ORANGE ST, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Duluth

Library in Duluth:

  • DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,105,085; Location: 520 W. SUPERIOR ST.; 419,310 books; 15,555 e-books; 20,787 audio materials; 16,168 video materials; 23 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 574 print serial subscriptions; 22 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There are several more zipcodes in Duluth: 55802, 55805, 55806, 55807, 55811 in addition to what you have listed. Jo-Ann Sramek
  • Lake Superior College has a new website address: www.lsc.edu
  • We are from Proctor High School and we are not listed under "Biggest Public High Schools in Duluth" and we are slightly larger than Hermantown, with a population of over 600 students in grades 9-12. Thanks!

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Duluth: Darling Observatory (A), Seaway Port Authority of Duluth (B), Duluth Harbor Marina (C), Duluth Municipal Golf Links (D), Short Line Park (E), Ridgeview Country Club (F), Northland Country Club (G), Glensheen (H), Lake Superior Zoo (I), Holiday Center (J), Fitger's Brewery Complex (K), Canal Park Square (L), Great Lakes Floating Maritime Museum (M), Great Lakes Aquarium (N), DeWitt-Seitz Marketplace (O), Waterfront Visitor Information Center (P), Lake Superior Zoological Garden (Q), Spirit Mountain Recreation Area (R), Indian Point Campground (S), Spirit Mountain Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Miller Hill Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Duluth: ALLETE INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Duluth include: Fond du Lac Community Church (A), Saint George Serbian Orthodox Church (B), Saint Elizabeth's Church (C), Duluth Bible Fellowship (D), Saint Margaret Mary Church (E), Norton Park United Methodist Church (F), Salem Covenant Church (G), Saint James Catholic Church (H), Living Faith Christian Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodland Cemetery (1), Scandia Cemetery (2), Park Hill Cemetery (3), Oneota Cemetery (4), Gethsemane Cemetery (5), Forest Hill Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Mud Lake (A), Spirit Lake (B), Twin Lakes (C), Goose Lake (D), Hartley Pond (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Sargent Creek (A), Lester River (B), Saint Louis River (C), Knowlton Creek (D), Kingsbury Creek (E), Keene Creek (F), Chester Creek (G), Mission Creek (H), Miller Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Duluth include: Griggs Field (1), Lester River Bridge Historical Markder (2), Minnesotas Seaport Historical Marker (3), Geology of Duluth Harbor Geological Marker (4), New Duluth Scenic Overlook (5), Hearding Island State Wildlife Management Area (6), Amity Park (7), Birchwood Park (8), Carson Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Glensheen Historic Estate (Museums; 3300 London Road) (1), Duluth Childrens Museum (506 West Michigan Street) (2), Matinee Musicale (Museums; 506 West Michigan Street) (3), Lake Superior Marine Museum Association (600 South Lake Avenue) (4), Lake Superior Railroad Museum (506 West Michigan Street) (5), Art in Action- Inc. - World Gallery (Art Museums; 5688 Miller Trunk Highway) (6), Duluth City - Recorded Information Fare & Hours- Parks & Recreation- (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7210 Fremont Street) (7), Duluth-City - Parks & Recreation- Zoo- Administrative Offices (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 72 West 3rd Street) (8), Duluth-City - Zoo (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 72 West 3rd Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: North Shore Cottages (7717 Congdon Boulevard) (1), Lakeview Castle Motel (5133 North Shore Drive) (2), Country Inn and Suites Duluth (4257 Haines Road) (3), Country Inn-Stes Duluth South (9330 Skyline Parkway) (4), American Motel (333 East Superior Street) (5), Cape Superior Inn (5133 North Shore Drive) (6), Motel 6 (I 35 & 27 Avenue West) (7), Comfort Inn West (3900 West Superior Street) (8), Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Duluth South (9330 West Skyline Parkway) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: United States Government - Courts U S- Bankruptcy Courts- District Court- Magistrate Ju (515 West 1st Street) (1), St Louis County - Administrator-Court-Rm 125- Duluth- Administrator C (Court House) (2), Duluth-City - Parks & Recreation- Community Recreation Centers- Hillside Sport C (408 East 8th Street) (3), District Court - Clerk's Office Info (515 West 1st Street) (4), Bankruptcy Court - Clerk's Office Info (515 West 1st Street) (5), United States Government - Courts U S- Appeals Court- Eighth Circuit- Judge W He (515 West 1st Street) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: James E. McDonald - Physicist, Bob Dylan - (born 1941), musician, singer, Don LaFontaine - Voice actor, Bill Berry - Musician, Lenny Lane - Professional wrestler, Scott Irwin - Professional wrestler, Walter Jon Williams - science fiction author, Carol Bly - Short story writer, Jane Gallop - Feminist writer, Tommy Archer - Racing driver.

St. Louis 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 Duluth that have no violations reported:

  • DULUTH (Address: 411 West First Street, Room 330 , Population served: 85,220, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • MIDWAY ICO (Serves WI, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SMITHYS SUPPER CLUB (Serves WI, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.3%
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: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Duluth in 2010:

  • 3,929 people in college/university student housing
  • 924 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 566 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 337 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 223 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 164 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 139 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 121 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 96 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 66 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 45 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 30 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Duluth in 2000:

  • 3,331 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,119 people in nursing homes
  • 599 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 409 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 197 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 182 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 162 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 151 people in other group homes
  • 121 people in religious group quarters
  • 103 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 50 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 43 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 40 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 37 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 12 people in military ships
  • 4 people in homes for the physically handicapped
Arena or stadium:
  • Duluth Entertainment Center. University of Minnesota Duluth.

Banks with most branches in Duluth (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • North Shore Bank of Commerce: North Shore Bank Of Commerce, Lakeside Branch, Www.Banknorthshore.com Branch, Auto Bank Branch, Lakeshore Branch, Woodland Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $226.4 mil, Deposits: $210.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: North Shore Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Duluth Denfeld Branch, Duluth Stone Ridge Branch, Duluth Downtown Branch, Duluth Kenwood Branch, Duluth Miller Hill Branch. 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
  • Republic Bank, Inc.: at 4929 Decker Road, Woodland Avenue Branch, Downtown Branch, Super One Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $314.8 mil, Deposits: $266.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Republic Bancshares, Inc.
  • Western National Bank: Downtown Branch, Superone Foods Branch, at 201 North Central Avenue. Info updated 2007/09/04: Bank assets: $119.6 mil, Deposits: $105.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Western Bancorporation, Inc.
  • The Pioneer National Bank of Duluth: Miller Hill Mall Branch, The Pioneer National Bank Of Duluth, Mt Royal Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $85.6 mil, Deposits: $72.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Pioneer Bank Shares, Inc.
  • Beacon Bank: Duluth Branch - West Michigan Street, Duluth Branch, Miller Hill Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $307.6 mil, Deposits: $261.6 mil, headquarters in Shorewood, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Excelsior Financial Services, Inc.
  • TCF National Bank: University Of Duluth Branch at 1208 Kirby Drive, branch established on 1996/08/15. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • Park State Bank: at 2630 West Superior Street, branch established on 1916/06/28. Info updated 2011/04/22: Bank assets: $29.5 mil, Deposits: $27.9 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Park Bank Corporation Of Duluth
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Duluth:

Marital status in Duluth, MN
  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

For population 25 years and over in Duluth:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Minnesota average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Duluth
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Duluth, MN (based on St. Louis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic38,75736
Mainline Protestant32,14391
Evangelical Protestant19,017118
Other2,76020
Orthodox9766
Black Protestant1771
None106,396-
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: 39
This county:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
St. Louis County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 106
Here:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 176
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

6.7%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Louis County:

25.3%
Minnesota:

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

11.3%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Duluth:

51.4%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Duluth:

50.1%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.9%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Duluth:

33.4%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

58.8%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Duluth, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 155$1,062,445$82,2540$0
Firefighters 132$831,932$75,6300$0
Transit 129$540,596$50,28814$19,997
Other and Unallocable 84$439,757$62,8222$2,352
Gas Supply 73$425,307$69,9130$0
Streets and Highways 65$325,318$60,0591$2,223
Sewerage 60$330,296$66,0590$0
Water Supply 54$318,565$70,7920$0
Local Libraries 41$192,652$56,38620$13,950
Other Government Administration 41$212,576$62,2170$0
Parks and Recreation 35$170,538$58,4707$2,538
Police - Other 26$120,539$55,6339$10,688
Airports 23$112,760$58,8317$9,061
Financial Administration 23$131,843$68,7881$2,420
Welfare 17$80,370$56,73263$39,574
Judicial and Legal 17$132,884$93,8001$1,528
Fire - Other 12$71,980$71,9800$0
Water Transport and Terminals 11$80,910$88,2651$173
Housing and Community Development (Local) 10$60,769$72,9230$0
Totals for Government 1,008$5,642,037$67,167126$104,504

Duluth government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $13,717,000 ($159.38)
    Water Utilities: $8,291,000 ($96.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,354,000 ($73.83)
    Gas Utilities: $3,748,000 ($43.55)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $2,745,000 ($31.89)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,665,000 ($19.35)
    Sewerage: $1,607,000 ($18.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,124,000 ($13.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,015,000 ($11.79)
    General - Other: $430,000 ($5.00)
    Parking Facilities: $51,000 ($0.59)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $35,174,000 ($408.69)
    General - Other: $34,750,000 ($403.76)
    Sewerage: $22,863,000 ($265.64)
    Police Protection: $22,056,000 ($256.27)
    Transit Utilities: $17,732,000 ($206.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,558,000 ($192.39)
    Air Transportation: $14,614,000 ($169.80)
    Regular Highways: $11,627,000 ($135.09)
    Water Utilities: $11,165,000 ($129.73)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,020,000 ($128.04)
    General Public Buildings: $9,252,000 ($107.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,807,000 ($67.47)
    Central Staff Services: $5,522,000 ($64.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,095,000 ($47.58)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,040,000 ($35.32)
    Financial Administration: $2,880,000 ($33.46)
    Parking Facilities: $2,727,000 ($31.68)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $675,000 ($7.84)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $215,000 ($2.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,604,000 ($65.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $971,000 ($11.28)
    Police Protection: $706,000 ($8.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $613,000 ($7.12)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $191,000 ($2.22)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $23,839,000 ($276.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $275,000 ($3.20)

Duluth government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,056,000 ($244.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,741,000 ($171.28)
    Other: $8,575,000 ($99.63)
    Air Transportation: $6,102,000 ($70.90)
    Parking Facilities: $4,566,000 ($53.05)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,436,000 ($39.92)
    Regular Highways: $1,426,000 ($16.57)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,637,000 ($42.26)
    Other: $1,090,000 ($12.66)
    Natural Resources: $380,000 ($4.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,094,000 ($12.71)
    Education: $240,000 ($2.79)
    Housing and Community Development: $111,000 ($1.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,159,000 ($71.56)
    Special Assessments: $3,830,000 ($44.50)
    Interest Earnings: $3,658,000 ($42.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,104,000 ($12.83)
    Sale of Property: $757,000 ($8.80)
    Rents: $209,000 ($2.43)
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000 ($0.10)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $59,487,000 ($691.18)
    Water Utilities: $14,808,000 ($172.05)
    Transit Utilities: $2,965,000 ($34.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $32,089,000 ($372.84)
    Highways: $12,056,000 ($140.08)
    Other: $11,988,000 ($139.29)
    Education: $5,000 ($0.06)
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000 ($0.06)
  • Tax - Property: $24,512,000 ($284.80)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,871,000 ($265.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,159,000 ($106.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,090,000 ($24.28)
    Other License: $1,311,000 ($15.23)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $491,000 ($5.70)
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $67,000 ($0.78)
    Amusements License: $27,000 ($0.31)

Duluth government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,343,000 ($2316.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $179,008,000 ($2079.89)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $88,662,000 ($1030.16)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $85,469,000 ($993.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,335,000 ($236.27)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,193,000 ($37.10)

Duluth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,950,000 ($92.37)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,771,000 ($1391.62)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $107,210,000 ($1245.67)

4.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,187 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
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 Carlton County, MN  0.41% ($48,289 average AGI)
from Douglas County, WI  0.38% ($42,350)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.36% ($45,594)


4.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,859 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
St. Louis County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hennepin County, MN  0.52% ($44,351 average AGI)
to Carlton County, MN  0.44% ($52,686)
to Douglas County, WI  0.37% ($44,128)
Businesses in Duluth, MN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Kmart2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kohl's1
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy2
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Bryant1
Aeropostale1Lane Furniture3
American Eagle Outfitters1LensCrafters1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's2Marriott2
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets9
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's3
Blockbuster1Men's Wearhouse1
Budget Car Rental3Menards1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Motel 61
Burger King3Motherhood Maternity1
Caribou Coffee4New Balance6
Carson Pirie Scott1Nike13
Casual Male XL1Nissan1
Catherines1OfficeMax1
Charlotte Russe1Old Country Buffet1
Chico's1Old Navy1
Cold Stone Creamery2Olive Garden1
Coldwater Creek1Pac Sun1
Comfort Inn1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Payless1
Curves3Penske1
Dairy Queen5Pier 1 Imports1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut3
Deb1Plato's Closet1
Discount Tire1Quiznos2
Domino's Pizza4RadioShack1
DressBarn1Red Lobster1
Dressbarn1SAS Shoes1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
Eddie Bauer1Sheraton1
Famous Footwear1Spencer Gifts1
FedEx14Sprint Nextel1
Finish Line1Starbucks2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway5
Ford1Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile3
GameStop2T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell1
H&R Block5Target1
Hilton1Toyota1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
Hollister Co.1U-Haul5
Home Depot1UPS21
Honda1Vans5
Hot Topic1Verizon Wireless3
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret1
Jones New York1Walgreens4
Journeys1Wendy's2
Justice1Wet Seal1
KFC2YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Duluth:

  • KQDS (1490 AM; 1 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • WGEE (970 AM; 1 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WKLK (1230 AM; 1 kW; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • 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))
  • 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 Duluth:

  • KDNW (97.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLDJ (101.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • KDAL-FM (95.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBMX (107.7 FM; PROCTOR, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • WSCN (100.5 FM; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDNI (90.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKCB (105.1 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • WSCD-FM (92.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KUWS (91.3 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WISC. SYS.)
  • KRBR-FM (102.5 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUMD-FM (103.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA)
  • WNCB (89.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • WWAX (92.1 FM; HERMANTOWN, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KQDS-FM (94.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KTCO (98.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W203AL (88.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K292EZ (106.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KZIO (104.3 FM; TWO HARBORS, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • WKLK-FM (96.5 FM; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Duluth:

  • KDLH (Channel 3; DULUTH, MN; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF DULUTH, LLC)
  • WDIO-TV (Channel 10; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WDIO-TV, LLC)
  • K58CM (Channel 58; DULUTH, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KBJR-TV (Channel 6; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: KBJR LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDSE-TV (Channel 8; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH-SUPERIOR AREA EDUCATIONAL TV CORPORATION)
  • KQDS-TV (Channel 21; DULUTH, MN; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • K15DU (Channel 15; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DAN BLECHMAN)
  • K66EO (Channel 66; DULUTH, MN; Owner: HAROLD AND/ OR SUE KROGMAN)
  • KDUL-LP (Channel 60; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH TV PARTNERS, GP)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Duluth: Henry Alexius, Jr. Courtney.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Duluth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 246Number of bridges
  • 6,572ft / 2,003mTotal length
  • $23,917,987,000Total costs
  • 2,515,175Total average daily traffic
  • 120,284Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,317,562Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Duluth, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 81910-1919
  • 71920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 961960-1969
  • 291970-1979
  • 571980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 182000-2009
  • 142010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Duluth, MN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Duluth)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 219 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Duluth, MN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 120 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 175 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 695 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Duluth)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Duluth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 351 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 31 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED356$128,236474$144,4451,697$152,942167$60,8538$210,838165$118,85223$50,834
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$109,73031$120,856153$143,81111$81,0710$012$138,2594$97,283
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$107,28377$107,051432$154,04367$34,5232$197,50042$117,28028$55,476
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$116,31933$124,095281$151,18419$100,3573$1,911,60718$133,4714$51,190
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$91,5435$141,35685$133,01712$55,8510$03$169,2870$0
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Detailed mortgage data for all 37 tracts in Duluth, MN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED91$156,24670$175,7142$131,225
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$115,05215$186,8742$87,480
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$151,4009$162,4692$120,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$299,0002$138,4400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$79,9600$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Duluth, MN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Duluth, MN - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 527
  • Hazardous Condition: 314
  • Service Call: 61
  • Good Intent Call: 63
Fire incident types in Duluth, MN

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Duluth, MN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Duluth, Minnesota:

  • Comfort Inn West, 3900 W Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55807 , Phone: (218) 628-1464, Fax: (218) 624-7263
  • Comfort Suites Canal Park, 408 Canal Park Dr, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 , Phone: (218) 727-1378, Fax: (218) 727-1947
  • Duluth Super 8 Motel, 4100 W Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55807 , Phone: (218) 628-2241, Fax: (218) 628-2570
  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Duluth, 200 W First St, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 , Phone: (218) 722-1202, Fax: (218) 722-0233
  • Canal Park Lodge, 250 Canal Park Dr, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 , Phone: (218) 279-6000, Fax: (218) 279-4055
  • AmericInn by Wyndham Duluth, 901 Joshua Ave, Duluth, Minnesota 55811 , Phone: (218) 723-8607, Fax: (218) 723-8607
  • Radisson Hotel Duluth Harbor View, 505 W Superior St, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 , Phone: (218) 727-8981, Fax: (218) 727-0162
  • Inn On Lake Superior, 350 Canal Park Dr, Duluth, Minnesota 55802 , Phone: (218) 726-1111
  • 11 other hotels and motels
All 19 fire-safe hotels and motels in Duluth, Minnesota
Most common first names in Duluth, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,14276.7 years
Mary76380.6 years
William68875.1 years
Robert56972.6 years
George53177.6 years
Helen45380.8 years
Carl44078.6 years
James42270.6 years
Margaret40880.6 years
Edward37376.0 years
Most common last names in Duluth, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1,15478.7 years
Anderson77877.7 years
Peterson48778.4 years
Olson43378.1 years
Nelson42678.1 years
Carlson37677.6 years
Erickson29678.1 years
Larson19380.1 years
Smith18976.0 years
Hanson17777.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Duluth, MN
  • 83.7%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.5%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Duluth, MN
  • 58.9%Utility gas
  • 29.4%Electricity
  • 4.4%Other fuel
  • 2.7%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Coal or coke


Duluth compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: health care and social assistance (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 50,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: utilities (population 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military ships (population 1,000+)"
  • #11 (55804) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 (55802) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most museums in 2005"
  • #54 (55810) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Norwegian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #74 (55805) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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