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Chippewa County, Minnesota (MN)

County population in 2019: 12,116 (50% urban, 50% rural); it was 13,088 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,284
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,516
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,103
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,441 (it was 1,258 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

27%

Land area: 583 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Chippewa County: 75.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.2%), Manufacturing (18.5%), Retail trade (11.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Chippewa County, MN (2019)
    • 10,43686.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9147.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2041.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1831.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1110.9%Asian alone
    • 1060.9%Two or more races
    • 1020.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 410.3%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years
Males: 5,982  (49.4%)
Females: 6,134  (50.6%)
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Average household size:
Chippewa County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,816 ($35,582 in 1999)
This county:

$57,816
Minnesota:

$74,593

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $527 (lower quartile is $383, upper quartile is $667)
This county:

$527
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $131,889 (it was $67,500 in 2000)
Chippewa:

$131,889
Minnesota:

$246,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,508 - $210,600
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,110
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $468

Institutionalized population: 168
Chippewa County, MN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 34 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $132,700
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $67,700
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $45,400
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $237,600
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $242,700
  • 2018: 8 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2019: 9 buildings, average cost: $178,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Chippewa, MN residents
Average permit cost in Chippewa, MN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,271 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,297 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Chippewa, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chippewa, MN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chippewa, MN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.7%
Chippewa County:

8.7%
Minnesota:

9.0%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 15.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for American Indian residents, 28.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.6% for other race residents, 0.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.0 years old
(Males: 39.9 years old, Females: 43.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.3 years old, Black residents: 26.3 years old, American Indian residents: 26.5 years old, Asian residents: 39.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.1 years old, Other race residents: 18.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chippewa County is $419 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $602 a month.

Cities in this county include: Montevideo, Clara City, Maynard, Milan, Watson.

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

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Neighboring counties: Oxford County, Maine , Carver County , Edmunds County, South Dakota , Leelanau County, Michigan , Scott County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.0%
Minnesota:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Chippewa, MN
County total employment by year in Chippewa, MN
County average yearly wages by year in Chippewa, MN

Current college students: 263
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 702 (20.6% naturalized citizens)

Chippewa County:

5.8%
Whole state:

8.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3812010 or later
  • 2272000 to 2009
  • 401990 to 1999
  • 671980 to 1989
  • 91970 to 1979
  • 58Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.3%

Chippewa County marital status for males Chippewa County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,460
  • One, attached: 35
  • Two: 253
  • 3 or 4: 176
  • 5 to 9: 86
  • 10 to 19: 219
  • 20 to 49: 301
  • 50 or more: 118
  • Mobile homes: 135

Housing units in Chippewa County with a mortgage: 2,041 (49 second mortgage, 134 home equity loan, 17 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,522

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

65.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chippewa County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,78317
Catholic1,5312
Evangelical Protestant1,3679
Other71
None1,753-
Chippewa County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Chippewa County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Chippewa County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

8.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chippewa County:

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Chippewa County:

27.5%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Chippewa County:

Average size of farms: 489 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $148,243
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $318.89
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 14.67%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $112,102
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 81.05%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $124,731
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.51
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 7.65%
Corn for grain: 119687 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2806 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 114286 harvested acres
Vegetables: 264 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Chippewa County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 30% 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 50.9 miles away from Chippewa County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.4 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 195.0 miles away from the county 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 82.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 225.2 miles away from Chippewa County center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 164.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Minnesota Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4531, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Minnesota Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 12, 2019 - April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4442, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Minnesota Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: June 11, 2014 to July 12, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4182: July 21, 2014, FEMA Id: 4182, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2011 to May 25, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1982: May 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1982, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2010 to April 26, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1900: April 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 1900, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 2010 to April 26, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3310: March 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 3310, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 16, 2009 to May 22, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1830: April 09, 2009, FEMA Id: 1830, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Minnesota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3242: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3242, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Minnesota Flooding, Incident Period: March 23, 2001 to July 03, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1370: May 16, 2001, FEMA Id: 1370, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Minnesota Severe Storms, Flooding And Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 17, 2000 to July 26, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1333: June 27, 2000, FEMA Id: 1333, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Chippewa County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Chippewa

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,481 (77.0%)
  • Carpooled: 557 (9.6%)
  • Bus: 53 (0.9%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 12 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 288 (4.9%)
  • Worked at home: 425 (7.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (32%)
  • Honduras (26%)
  • Micronesia (16%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Other Western Africa (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chippewa County


  • German (28%)
  • Norwegian (26%)
  • American (5%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Chippewa County, Minnesota in 2000:

  • 205 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 37 people in other group homes
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Chippewa County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 69 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,119.

5.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
Minnesota average:

7.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.74% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($32,393 average AGI)
0.91% relocated from other states ($6,582 average AGI)
Chippewa County:

0.91%
Minnesota average:

2.11%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Yellow Medicine County, MN  0.81% ($31,976 average AGI)
from Kandiyohi County, MN  0.79% ($44,400)
from Lac qui Parle County, MN  0.44% ($47,182)
from Swift County, MN  0.42% ($34,238)


6.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Minnesota average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.04% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($33,097 average AGI)
0.65% relocated to other states ($4,135 average AGI)
Chippewa County:

0.65%
Minnesota average:

2.17%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Yellow Medicine County, MN  1.12% ($35,263 average AGI)
to Kandiyohi County, MN  0.78% ($47,800)
to Lac qui Parle County, MN  0.47% ($40,625)
to Swift County, MN  0.45% ($33,957)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.39% ($28,800)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Chippewa County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Chippewa County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chippewa County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,429 (2,212 aged, 217 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 153 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Chippewa County, Minnesota in 1999 - 2019:

  • Unspecified dementia (137)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (93)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (61)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (44)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (33)
  • Congestive heart failure (33)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (24)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (22)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.9
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,576
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 197
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 22,443

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,031
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,078
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 16

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 109

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,116
  • Male householders: 2,820 (976 living alone), Female householders: 2,477 (827 living alone)
  • 2,553 spouses (2,541 opposite-sex spouses), 386 unmarried partners, (384 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,126 children (2,920 natural, 42 adopted, 165 stepchildren), 156 grandchildren, 53 brothers or sisters, 38 parents, 34 foster children, 31 other relatives, 159 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 267

Size of family households: 1,734 2-persons, 683 3-persons, 370 4-persons, 304 5-persons, 106 6-persons, 53 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,798 1-person, 212 2-persons, 39 3-persons, 1 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

1,927 married couples with children.
687 single-parent households (296 men, 391 women).

91.6% of residents of Chippewa speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (19% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 58% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (51% speak English very well, 49% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $77,649,000 ($6,134 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,758,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,911,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,704,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,729,000
Federal grants: $15,848,000
Federal procurement contracts: $624,000 ($44,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,834,000 ($991,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,530,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,516,000
Federal Government insurance: $83,513,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 759
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 782
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -253
Here -20 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chippewa County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.10 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

3.9

Year house built in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • Year house built in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • 522014 or later
  • 752010 to 2013
  • 3702000 to 2009
  • 4661990 to 1999
  • 2691980 to 1989
  • 8911970 to 1979
  • 6181960 to 1969
  • 9861950 to 1959
  • 4651940 to 1949
  • 1,5491939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 663 rooms
  • 1574 rooms
  • 5175 rooms
  • 6556 rooms
  • 6827 rooms
  • 4738 rooms
  • 9929+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • 731 room
  • 1562 rooms
  • 2623 rooms
  • 5414 rooms
  • 1855 rooms
  • 1606 rooms
  • 1257 rooms
  • 1148 rooms
  • 1019+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 7432 bedrooms
  • 1,5533 bedrooms
  • 9684 bedrooms
  • 2625+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Minnesota
  • 73no bedroom
  • 3851 bedroom
  • 8382 bedrooms
  • 2573 bedrooms
  • 1314 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 41no vehicle
  • 8151 vehicle
  • 1,4202 vehicles
  • 8493 vehicles
  • 2594 vehicles
  • 1795+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 264no vehicle
  • 9791 vehicle
  • 3582 vehicles
  • 1093 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles

86.3% of Chippewa County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Minnesota.

Chippewa County:

86.3%
State average:

85.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9,347
  • Other state: 2,000
  • Northeast: 117
  • Midwest: 1,226
  • South: 275
  • West: 381
Year householders moved into unit in Chippewa County, MN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chippewa County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.3%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.6%Electricity
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.4%Utility gas
  • 28.4%Electricity
  • 11.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.5%Other fuel
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 63
Here:

5.1%
Minnesota:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

5.6%
Minnesota:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 24
Here:

9.3%
Minnesota:

22.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Chippewa County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,424,000
  • Charges - Other: $955,000
    Regular Highways: $112,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,083,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $3,810,000
    Regular Highways: $2,411,000
    Police Protection: $1,997,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,952,000
    Financial Administration: $1,240,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,153,000
    General Public Buildings: $800,000
    Central Staff Services: $784,000
    General - Other: $624,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $514,000
    Libraries: $361,000
    Solid Waste Management: $274,000
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $570,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $315,000
    Other - Health - Other: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $36,165,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,765,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $581,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $400,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,953,000
    General Revenue - Other: $697,000
    Special Assessments: $525,000
    Rents: $259,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $474,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,059,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,213,000
    Public Welfare: $1,902,000
    General Local Government Support: $963,000
    Other: $708,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,750,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $114,000
    Other License: $17,000
    Other: $10,000
    Public Utility License: $7,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,139,000

Chippewa County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,424,000
  • Charges - Other: $955,000
    Regular Highways: $112,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,083,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $3,810,000
    Regular Highways: $2,411,000
    Police Protection: $1,997,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,952,000
    Financial Administration: $1,240,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,153,000
    General Public Buildings: $800,000
    Central Staff Services: $784,000
    General - Other: $624,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $514,000
    Libraries: $361,000
    Solid Waste Management: $274,000
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $570,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $315,000
    Other - Health - Other: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $36,165,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,765,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $581,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $400,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,953,000
    General Revenue - Other: $697,000
    Special Assessments: $525,000
    Rents: $259,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $474,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,059,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,213,000
    Public Welfare: $1,902,000
    General Local Government Support: $963,000
    Other: $708,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,750,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $114,000
    Other License: $17,000
    Other: $10,000
    Public Utility License: $7,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,139,000

Chippewa County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,424,000
  • Charges - Other: $955,000
    Regular Highways: $112,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,083,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $3,810,000
    Regular Highways: $2,411,000
    Police Protection: $1,997,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,952,000
    Financial Administration: $1,240,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,153,000
    General Public Buildings: $800,000
    Central Staff Services: $784,000
    General - Other: $624,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $514,000
    Libraries: $361,000
    Solid Waste Management: $274,000
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $570,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $315,000
    Other - Health - Other: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $36,165,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,765,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $581,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $400,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,953,000
    General Revenue - Other: $697,000
    Special Assessments: $525,000
    Rents: $259,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $474,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,059,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,213,000
    Public Welfare: $1,902,000
    General Local Government Support: $963,000
    Other: $708,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,750,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $114,000
    Other License: $17,000
    Other: $10,000
    Public Utility License: $7,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,139,000

Chippewa County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,424,000
  • Charges - Other: $955,000
    Regular Highways: $112,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,083,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $3,810,000
    Regular Highways: $2,411,000
    Police Protection: $1,997,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,952,000
    Financial Administration: $1,240,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,153,000
    General Public Buildings: $800,000
    Central Staff Services: $784,000
    General - Other: $624,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $514,000
    Libraries: $361,000
    Solid Waste Management: $274,000
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $570,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $315,000
    Other - Health - Other: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $36,165,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,765,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $581,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $400,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,953,000
    General Revenue - Other: $697,000
    Special Assessments: $525,000
    Rents: $259,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $474,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,059,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,213,000
    Public Welfare: $1,902,000
    General Local Government Support: $963,000
    Other: $708,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,750,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $114,000
    Other License: $17,000
    Other: $10,000
    Public Utility License: $7,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,139,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 172
  • Number of aged recipients: 31
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 141
  • Number of recipients under 18: 24
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 110
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 38
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 83
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 70
Most common first names in Chippewa County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12378.1 years
Henry6980.8 years
Anna6786.3 years
Arthur6080.0 years
William6082.5 years
George5981.0 years
Clarence5176.9 years
Clara4586.3 years
Helen4481.2 years
Mary4381.2 years
Most common last names in Chippewa County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson10978.8 years
Johnson10778.2 years
Olson9676.8 years
Larson6478.7 years
Thompson4578.1 years
Nelson4379.6 years
Hanson3585.5 years
Peterson3277.8 years
Erickson3181.0 years
Pederson2682.3 years
Businesses in Chippewa County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Sears1
FedEx1True Value2
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
Jones New York1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1