Nassau, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 67 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.3%
 
Males: 35  (53.5%)
Females: 32  (46.5%)
Median resident age:

54.2 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip code: 56257

Estimated median household income in 2019: $77,411 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Nassau:

$77,411
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,433 (it was $12,748 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $36,360 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Nassau:

$36,360
MN:

$246,700
March 2019 cost of living index in Nassau: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.0%
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Ancestries: German (65.9%), Norwegian (20.5%), American (9.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1120 feet

Land area: 0.16 square miles.

Population density: 424 people per square mile   (low).

Nassau, Minnesota map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $373 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $310 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (106.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (155.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (493.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Marietta, MN (2.0 miles),
Albee, SD (2.4 miles),
Revillo, SD (2.7 miles),
Bellingham, MN (3.0 miles ),
La Bolt, SD (3.4 miles),
Madison, MN (3.6 miles ),
Milbank, SD (3.7 miles ),
Odessa, MN (3.8 miles)

Latitude: 45.07 N, Longitude: 96.44 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 320

Distribution of median household income in Nassau, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Nassau, MN in 2019

Nassau satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.9%

Average climate in Nassau, 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 NO2 SO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2002 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

1.789

Tornado activity:

Nassau-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Nassau city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nassau-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 18% 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 45.9 miles away from Nassau center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 42.5 miles away from Nassau center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 157.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 697.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 53.9 miles away from Nassau center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.6 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 Lac qui Parle County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nassau topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Nassau:

  • ST WILLIAMS HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MILBANK, SD)
  • MILBANK AREA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MILBANK, SD)
  • MILBANK AREA HOSPITAL/AVERA HEALTH - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MILBANK, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nassau:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Granite Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 55 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • South Dakota State University (about 55 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Ridgewater College (about 67 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 76 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 84 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 87 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Nassau: Nassau (A), Nassau Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Nassau: Saint James Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lac qui Parle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.3%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Nassau:

Marital status in Nassau, MN
  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

For population 25 years and over in Nassau:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.1
Minnesota average:

10.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nassau, MN (based on Lac qui Parle County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36416
Evangelical Protestant1,54210
Catholic1,0464
None307-
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: 2
Here:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Lac qui Parle County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
This county:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Lac qui Parle County:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.7%
Minnesota:

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

16.3%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.2%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.2%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.0%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nassau:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.7%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Nassau:

73.5%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nassau, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$859
Financial Administration 0$0 2$311
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,170

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

  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($462.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($223.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($223.88)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($179.10)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($59.70)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($44.78)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($29.85)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($59.70)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($313.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($14.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($14.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($29.85)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($14.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($238.81)
    Other: $14,000 ($208.96)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($268.66)
    Other License: $1,000 ($14.93)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $80,000 ($1194.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,000 ($1014.93)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,000 ($179.10)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nassau:

  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KDIO (1350 AM; 1 kW; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nassau:

  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KPHR (106.3 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKSD (104.3 FM; MILBANK, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KLQP (92.1 FM; MADISON, MN; Owner: LAC QUI PARLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSDR-FM (92.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KCGN-FM (101.5 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: CGN CORPORATION)
  • KIXX (96.1 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Nassau:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K47IC (Channel 47; MILBANK, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K52AH (Channel 52; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K54AK (Channel 54; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K56BZ (Channel 56; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K58EO (Channel 58; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K60AB (Channel 60; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.1mTotal length
  • $298,001,000Total costs
  • 2,116Total average daily traffic
  • 2,122Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Nassau, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Nassau, MN


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: WHITING STANLEY E CHALLENGER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4100J , Serial Number: CH2-1091 CW0743, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Roy Stolpman, 320 3rd St, Nassau, MN 56257

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nassau, MN
  • 97.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Electricity


Nassau compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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