St. Cloud, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 67,984 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +15.0%
 
Males: 34,173  (50.3%)
Females: 33,811  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

30.7 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56303, 56304, 56374, 56379, 56387.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,048 (it was $37,346 in 2000)
St. Cloud:

$46,048
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,275 (it was $19,769 in 2000)

St. Cloud city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $154,600 (it was $93,400 in 2000)
St. Cloud:

$154,600
MN:

$224,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $186,444; detached houses: $191,607; townhouses or other attached units: $218,256; in 2-unit structures: $191,901; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $82,946; mobile homes: $46,601

Median gross rent in 2017: $720.

March 2019 cost of living index in St. Cloud: 99.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.1%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.9% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.3% for American Indian residents, 22.6% for other race residents, 30.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in St. Cloud, MN (2017)
    • 53,55778.4%White alone
    • 9,77514.3%Black alone
    • 2,4093.5%Asian alone
    • 1,9732.9%Hispanic
    • 1,4552.1%Two or more races
    • 3010.4%Other race alone
    • 2170.3%American Indian alone
    • 250.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in St. Cloud detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in St. Cloud, Minnesota as of February 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in St. Cloud is 3,560 to 1.


Crime rates in St. Cloud by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.5)
3
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(6.0)
1
(1.5)
3
(4.4)
1
(1.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
59
(91.1)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A56
(84.9)
47
(70.8)
55
(82.7)
68
(101.0)
62
(91.3)
56
(82.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
34
(52.5)
54
(81.5)
48
(71.3)
51
(75.7)
41
(60.5)
43
(63.3)
45
(67.8)
46
(69.7)
53
(79.9)
57
(85.7)
72
(106.9)
49
(72.2)
49
(71.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
156
(241.0)
153
(231.0)
145
(215.5)
164
(243.3)
143
(210.9)
134
(197.2)
129
(194.4)
147
(222.8)
161
(242.6)
132
(198.5)
152
(225.7)
142
(209.1)
156
(228.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
398
(614.8)
377
(569.2)
352
(523.1)
358
(531.1)
348
(513.2)
347
(510.7)
431
(649.6)
371
(562.3)
382
(575.6)
399
(600.0)
329
(488.6)
330
(485.9)
297
(435.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,245
(3,468)
2,555
(3,858)
2,466
(3,665)
2,646
(3,926)
2,328
(3,433)
2,102
(3,094)
2,040
(3,075)
2,308
(3,498)
1,973
(2,973)
2,736
(4,114)
2,327
(3,456)
2,278
(3,354)
2,089
(3,059)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
137
(211.6)
130
(196.3)
125
(185.8)
93
(138.0)
92
(135.7)
93
(136.9)
107
(161.3)
163
(247.1)
155
(233.6)
124
(186.5)
124
(184.1)
181
(266.5)
189
(276.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
27
(41.7)
18
(27.2)
9
(13.4)
11
(16.3)
24
(35.4)
18
(26.5)
8
(12.1)
25
(37.9)
11
(16.6)
11
(16.5)
7
(10.4)
16
(23.6)
10
(14.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)341.7351.8335.7346.6317.0307.2311.7335.5307.0365.1348.1334.9310.7

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City-data.com crime index in St. Cloud, MN

Crime rate in St. Cloud detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 134 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Minnesota average:

1.67
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Ancestries: German (35.2%), Somali (7.0%), Norwegian (6.2%), American (5.7%), Polish (3.1%), Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1856

Land area: 30.2 square miles.

Population density: 2,254 people per square mile   (low).

St. Cloud, Minnesota map

7,125 residents are foreign born (5.7% Africa, 2.1% Asia).

This city:

10.4%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,616 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,737 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (60.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (413.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sauk Rapids, MN (1.6 miles ),
Waite Park, MN (1.6 miles ),
Sartell, MN (2.2 miles ),
St. Joseph, MN (2.6 miles ),
St. Augusta, MN (2.6 miles ),
Pleasant Lake, MN (2.7 miles ),
Rockville, MN (3.2 miles ),
St. Stephen, MN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 45.56 N, Longitude: 94.17 W

St. Cloud nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): Granite City, Cloudy

Daytime population change due to commuting: +20,987 (+32.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 20,264 (59.6%)

Distribution of median household income in St. Cloud, MN in 2017
Distribution of house value in St. Cloud, MN in 2017
St. Cloud satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 86 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 1998: 174 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 1999: 207 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2000: 185 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2001: 195 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2002: 205 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2003: 222 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2004: 224 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2005: 209 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2006: 152 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2007: 110 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2008: 40 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2009: 51 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 2010: 42 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2012: 35 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2013: 43 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2014: 43 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2015: 46 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2016: 49 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2017: 112 buildings, average cost: $230,600
Number of permits per 10,000 St. Cloud, MN residents
Average permit cost in St. Cloud, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in St. Cloud, MN
Historical housing units in St. Cloud, MN

Population change in the 1990s: +3,035 (+5.4%).
Most common industries in St. Cloud, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.2%)
  • Health care (14.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in St. Cloud, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)

Average climate in St. Cloud, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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St. Cloud, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.2. This is about average.

City:

64.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.54. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.54
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

St. Cloud-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the St. Cloud city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.0 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Cloud-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 90% 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 90.7 miles away from St. Cloud center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 102.9 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 272.8 miles away from St. Cloud 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 131.1 miles away from St. Cloud center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 303.5 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 Stearns County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Cloud topographic map

Main business address for: WII Components, Inc. (LUMBER & WOOD PRODUCTS (NO FURNITURE)).

Hospitals and medical centers in St. Cloud:

  • ST CLOUD VA MEDICAL CENTER (Government Federal, 4801 8TH STREET N.)

Other hospitals and medical centers near St. Cloud:

  • CENTRACARE HOME DIALYSIS PROGRAM (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • ST CLOUD HOSPITAL HC SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • REM CENTRAL LAKES INC FERNWOOD (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • SPOT REHABILITATION INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • ST CLOUD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • ST CLOUD SURGICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HLTH C AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT CLOUD, MN)

Airports and heliports located in St. Cloud:

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Amtrak station:

ST. CLOUD (555 E. ST. GERMAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in St. Cloud:

  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (Full-time enrollment: 4,575; Location: 226 Park Avenue South; Private, for-profit; Website: rasmussen.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near St. Cloud:

  • Saint Cloud State University (about 1 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; Full-time enrollment: 12,822)
  • St Cloud Technical and Community College (about 2 miles; Saint Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 3,493)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 8 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 48 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 50 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 50 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Ridgewater College (about 53 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

Biggest public high schools in St. Cloud:

  • ST CLOUD EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM (Location: 809 12TH ST N, Grades: 9-12)
  • CENTRAL MINNESOTA JT. POWERS DIST. (Location: 809 12TH ST N, Grades: 1-12)
  • MN CORRECTIONAL FACILITY-ST. CLOUD (Location: 2305 MINNESOTA BLVD SE, Grades: 9-12)
  • APOLLO SENIOR HIGH (Location: 1000 44TH AVE N, Grades: 9-12)
  • TECHNICAL SENIOR HIGH (Location: 233 12TH AVE S, Grades: 9-12)
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION FACILITIES (Location: 1000 44TH AVE N, STE 100, Grades: PK-12)
  • RIVERWOODS SCHOOL NON-RESIDENTIAL (Location: 1726 7TH AVE S, Grades: KG-12)
  • ST. CLOUD GROUP HOME (Location: 1101 WASHINGTON MEMORIAL DR, Grades: 7-12)
  • ST. CLOUD HOSPITAL PROGRAMS NON-RES (Location: 1406 6TH AVE N, Grades: PK-12)
  • CITY LIFE (Location: 203 COOPER AVE N, Grades: 7-12)

Private high schools in St. Cloud:

  • CATHEDRAL HIGH SCHOOL 7-12 (Students: 649, Location: 312 7TH AVE N, Grades: 7-12)
  • ST CLOUD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 224, Location: 430 3RD AVE NE, Grades: KG-12)
  • NORTHLAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 35, Location: 3686 COUNTY ROAD 8 SE, Grades: PK-12)
  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION ACADEMY (Students: 30, Location: 313 28TH AVE N, Grades: KG-12)
  • GRANITE CITY BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 19, Location: 1425 COUNTY ROAD 134, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in St. Cloud:

Private elementary/middle schools in St. Cloud:

  • ST KATHARINE DREXEL SCHOOL ST CLOUD (Students: 308, Location: 428 2ND ST SE, Grades: PK-6)
  • SS PETER PAUL & MICHAEL SCHOOL (Students: 292, Location: 925 30TH AVE N, Grades: PK-6)
  • PRINCE OF PEACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 257, Location: 4770 COUNTY ROAD 120, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON SCHOOL (Students: 194, Location: 1615 11TH AVE S, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in St. Cloud

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in St. Cloud: Stearns County Heritage Center (A), Veterans Golf Course (B), Saint Cloud Country Club (C), Boulder Ridge Golf Club (D), Saint Cloud Childrens Home (E), Minnesota Correctional Facility (F), Saint Cloud Fire Department Station 5 (G), Saint Cloud Fire Department Station 2 (H), Saint Cloud Fire Department Station 3 (I), Saint Cloud Fire Department Station 4 (J), Health Center (K), North Office Center (L), Stateview North (M), Stateview South (N), Holes Hall (O), Stearns Hall (P), North Benton Hall (Q), Carol Hall (R), Benton Hall (S), Colbert House - North (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Crossroads Shopping Center (1), East Village Shopping Center (2), Plaza West Shopping Center (3), Northgate Shopping Center (4), Centre Square Shopping Center (5), Radio City Music Mall (6), Centennial Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in St. Cloud: WII Components, Inc. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in St. Cloud include: Saint Michaels Church (A), New Horizons United Methodist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Our Saviour's Lutheran Church (D), Granite City Baptist Church (E), Holy Spirit Church (F), Jubilee Worship Center (G), Saint Cloud Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (H), Fellowship Bible Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Star Cemetery (1), Assumption Cemetery (2), Calvary Cemetery (3), Minnesota Reformatory Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake George (A), Mississippi River Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in St. Cloud include: Eastman Park (1), Chantry Park (2), Fountain Park (3), Edgewater Estates (4), Plum Creek Park (5), Rose Richter Park (6), Serenity One and Two Park (7), Rotary Park (8), Schmidt Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Buddy Wolfe - Professional wrestler, Clark Shaughnessy - Football player and coach, Gig Young - Actor, Greg Mortenson - Humanitarian, Denise Cote - Federal judge, Alise Post - Bicycle motocross rider, Chris Harrington (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player, David Durenberger - Politician, Ed Henry (politician) - Academic, Joel Gretsch - Film actor.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in St. Cloud and their reported violations in the past:

BEL CLARE ESTATES (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in St. Cloud that have no violations reported:

  • CRESTWOOD HILLS ADDITION (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.5%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.3%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in St. Cloud in 2010:

  • 2,897 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,000 people in state prisons
  • 535 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 448 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 200 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 175 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 149 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 118 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 51 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 32 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in St. Cloud in 2000:

  • 2,489 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 800 people in state prisons
  • 506 people in nursing homes
  • 247 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 116 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 112 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 109 people in religious group quarters
  • 106 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 73 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 60 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 28 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 22 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 12 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 10 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 10 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 10 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 7 people in other group homes

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Halenbeck Hall. St. Cloud State University.
  • National Hockey Center. St. Cloud State University.

Banks with branches in St. Cloud (2011 data):

  • TCF National Bank: Scsu Atwood Center Branch, St. Cloud East Cub Branch, St. Cloud West Cub Branch, St. Cloud West Branch. 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
  • American Heritage National Bank: St. Cloud Branch at 2915 2nd Street South, branch established on 1995/04/07; American Heritage Nb Branch at 525 Highway #10 South, branch established on 1999/11/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $211.6 mil, Deposits: $186.9 mil, headquarters in Long Prairie, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • State Bank of Kimball: St. Augusta Branch at 24952 County Road 7, branch established on 1990/02/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $74.9 mil, Deposits: $66.6 mil, headquarters in Kimball, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Cattail Bancshares, Inc.
  • American National Bank of Minnesota: St. Cloud Branch at 3210 West Division Street, branch established on 1983/05/01. Info updated 2006/05/05: Bank assets: $278.8 mil, Deposits: $227.6 mil, headquarters in Baxter, MN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: American Bancorporation Of Minnesota, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: St Cloud-South Branch at 200 33rd Avenue South, branch established on 1989/01/18. 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 St. Cloud:

Marital status in St. Cloud, MN
  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in St. Cloud:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Minnesota average:

10.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for St. Cloud, MN (based on Stearns County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic62,56548
Mainline Protestant17,43828
Evangelical Protestant12,07147
Other9697
Orthodox211
None57,578-
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: 29
This county:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Stearns County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 120
Stearns County:

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

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

6.2%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Stearns County:

27.2%
State:

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

9.6%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
St. Cloud:

50.6%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.3%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
St. Cloud:

9.7%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
St. Cloud:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.8%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

59.9%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of St. Cloud, MN Residents

St. Cloud government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $15,353,000 ($225.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,013,000 ($88.45)
    Water Utilities: $2,972,000 ($43.72)
    Central Staff Services: $698,000 ($10.27)
    Sewerage: $636,000 ($9.36)
    Electric Utilities: $607,000 ($8.93)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $510,000 ($7.50)
    Air Transportation: $210,000 ($3.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $15,452,000 ($227.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,732,000 ($143.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,746,000 ($128.65)
    General - Other: $6,913,000 ($101.69)
    Water Utilities: $6,168,000 ($90.73)
    Regular Highways: $5,183,000 ($76.24)
    Sewerage: $4,378,000 ($64.40)
    Central Staff Services: $3,538,000 ($52.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,381,000 ($49.73)
    Financial Administration: $2,107,000 ($30.99)
    Parking Facilities: $1,430,000 ($21.03)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,233,000 ($18.14)
    Health - Other: $1,129,000 ($16.61)
    Air Transportation: $1,026,000 ($15.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $810,000 ($11.91)
    Libraries: $467,000 ($6.87)
    Electric Utilities: $446,000 ($6.56)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($0.22)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $241,000 ($3.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,446,000 ($80.11)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Housing and Community Development: $1,904,000 ($28.01)
    Other - General - Other: $135,000 ($1.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $557,000 ($8.19)
    Water Utilities: $556,000 ($8.18)
    Regular Highways: $487,000 ($7.16)
    Police Protection: $421,000 ($6.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $245,000 ($3.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $164,000 ($2.41)
    Parking Facilities: $152,000 ($2.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $102,000 ($1.50)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($0.40)
    Electric Utilities: $13,000 ($0.19)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($0.16)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $23,605,000 ($347.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $273,000 ($4.02)

St. Cloud government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $8,764,000 ($128.91)
    Other: $3,744,000 ($55.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,482,000 ($51.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,378,000 ($49.69)
    Parking Facilities: $1,803,000 ($26.52)
    Air Transportation: $475,000 ($6.99)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $368,000 ($5.41)
    Highways: $195,000 ($2.87)
    Other: $131,000 ($1.93)
    General Local Government Support: $29,000 ($0.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $412,000 ($6.06)
    General Local Government Support: $187,000 ($2.75)
    Highways: $90,000 ($1.32)
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000 ($0.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $13,127,000 ($193.09)
    Special Assessments: $6,096,000 ($89.67)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,286,000 ($63.04)
    Interest Earnings: $1,041,000 ($15.31)
    Sale of Property: $953,000 ($14.02)
    Fines and Forfeits: $879,000 ($12.93)
    Rents: $106,000 ($1.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,988,000 ($146.92)
    Electric Utilities: $2,279,000 ($33.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $12,255,000 ($180.26)
    Other: $3,545,000 ($52.14)
    Highways: $3,354,000 ($49.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $100,000 ($1.47)
  • Tax - Property: $24,127,000 ($354.89)
    Other Selective Sales: $12,843,000 ($188.91)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,138,000 ($31.45)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $211,000 ($3.10)
    Other License: $115,000 ($1.69)
    Amusements License: $5,000 ($0.07)

St. Cloud government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $191,313,000 ($2814.09)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $189,392,000 ($2785.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $186,674,000 ($2745.85)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $179,900,000 ($2646.21)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,002,000 ($470.73)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,228,000 ($371.09)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,921,000 ($28.26)

St. Cloud government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,878,000 ($1086.70)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $206,599,000 ($3038.94)

6.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,236 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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 Benton County, MN  1.39% ($38,687 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.66% ($35,307)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.41% ($62,250)


7.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
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 Benton County, MN  1.46% ($40,572 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.85% ($43,221)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.70% ($51,642)
Businesses in St. Cloud, MN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Jimmy John's1
Aeropostale1Jones New York1
AmericInn1Lane Furniture1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's3Macy's1
Barnes & Noble1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Mazda1
Caribou Coffee4McDonald's3
Carson Pirie Scott1Motherhood Maternity1
Chipotle1Nike1
Cold Stone Creamery1OfficeMax1
Coldwater Creek1Old Country Buffet1
Days Inn1Old Navy1
Domino's Pizza1Pac Sun1
Express1Panera Bread1
Finish Line1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Foot Locker1Sam's Club1
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1The Limited1
Hardee's1Victoria's Secret1
Hot Topic1Wet Seal1
J. Jill1

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Cloud:

  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KNSI (1450 AM; 1 kW; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WJON (1240 AM; 1 kW; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • WVAL (800 AM; 3 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KXSS (1390 AM; 3 kW; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KLTF (960 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE FALLS, MN; Owner: KLTF/KFML, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KASM (1150 AM; 2 kW; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Cloud:

  • KCML (99.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES INC)
  • KVSC (88.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKSR (96.7 FM; SARTELL, MN; Owner: SARTELL FM, INC.)
  • WHMH-FM (101.7 FM; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KLZZ (103.7 FM; WAITE PARK, MN; Owner: REPCOM, INC.)
  • KCFB (91.5 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA CHRISTIAN B/CASTERS, INC)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KKJM (92.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MN; Owner: GABRIEL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, ST. CLOUD)
  • WWJO (98.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KSJR-FM (90.1 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNSR (88.9 FM; COLLEGEVILLE, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KMXK (94.9 FM; COLD SPRING, MN; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ST. CLOUD, INC.)
  • KZPK (98.9 FM; PAYNESVILLE, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDDG (105.5 FM; ALBANY, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • K208DV (90.1 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around St. Cloud:

  • WCMN-LP (Channel 13; ST. CLOUD-SARTELL, MN; Owner: STARCOM, LLC)
  • K19BG (Channel 19; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of St. Cloud fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 61Number of bridges
  • 748ft / 228mTotal length
  • $2,564,999,000Total costs
  • 821,795Total average daily traffic
  • 62,080Total average daily truck traffic
  • 525,977Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in St. Cloud, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 271970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for St. Cloud, MN
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in St. Cloud)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in St. Cloud, MN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in St. Cloud)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 7 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 ORIGINATED259$122,006243$127,9341,000$144,04138$60,98412$631,62995$108,4584$23,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$115,7299$75,83756$139,73111$28,9381$210,0002$51,4504$12,840
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$159,53430$124,362243$135,88331$45,4031$1,320,00012$194,25310$45,262
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$120,65521$111,103171$151,04210$92,6191$120,00011$107,0901$133,420
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$119,7902$185,20051$125,8161$23,8600$00$00$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 16 tracts in St. Cloud, MN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED43$132,46834$171,168
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$150,84810$183,098
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$119,0103$160,880
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$162,570
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$116,2500$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Cloud, MN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Cloud, MN - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 68
  • Hazardous Condition: 56
  • Service Call: 27
  • Good Intent Call: 11
Fire incident types in St. Cloud, MN

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for St. Cloud, MN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in St. Cloud, MN
  • 85.0%Utility gas
  • 11.0%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in St. Cloud, MN
  • 47.2%Electricity
  • 42.1%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Other fuel
  • 3.2%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood


St. Cloud compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

St. Cloud on our top lists:

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  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #57 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 the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (3,000+ students)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: production occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 males in this group)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2002 and 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #77 (56374) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #63 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+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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