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Pillager

Pillager

  •   State: 
    Minnesota
      County: 
    Cass County
      City: 
    Pillager
      County all: 
    Cass | Morrison
      County FIPS: 
    27021 | 27097
      Coordinates: 
    46°20′N 94°28′W
      Area total: 
    0.88 sq mi (2.27 km²)
      Area land: 
    0.85 sq mi (2.20 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.03 sq mi (0.07 km²)
      Elevation: 
    1,211 ft (369 m)
  •   Latitude: 
    46,3436
      Longitude: 
    -94,4586
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Brainerd, MN
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    56473
      GMAP: 

    Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota, United States

  •   Population: 
    1,330
      Population density: 
    597.17 residents per square mile of area (230.44/km²)
      Household income: 
    $37,487
      Households: 
    170
      Unemployment rate: 
    8.20%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.50%
      Income taxes: 
    7.85%

Pillager is a city in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 469 at the 2010 census. The city was named after the Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians. It is located on the left (north) bank of the Crow Wing River, just east of Lake Placid. Minnesota State Highway 210 and County Road 1 are the main routes in the community. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.88 square miles (2.28 km²), of which 0.85 square miles of it is land and 0.03 square mile (0.08 km²) is water. The post office called Pillager has been in operation since 1886. The community is part of the Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of 469. The median income for a household in the city was $29,375, and for a family the median income was $34,792. About 6.2% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10% under the age of 18 and 3.1% of those over 65 or over. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 3.03. The gender makeup of the city is 50.7% male and 49.3% female, with the median age at 36.1 years of age being 36.4 years. There were 190 households, of which 50.5% were married couples living together, and 12.6% had someone living alone who was 65 or older.

History

A post office called Pillager has been in operation since 1886. The city was named after the Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians. Pillager is located in the Upper Great Lakes region of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. It is located on the banks of the Mississippi River, which flows through the city. The Pillager River runs through the center of the city, and the town of Pillager was once part of it. The town was once known as the "Pillager River" and was named for the Pillagers, who lived in the area at the beginning of the 19th century. The name Pillager means "the river that flows through" or "the stream that runs through" in the town's name.

Geography

Pillager is located in Sylvan Township (T133N R30W), on the left (north) bank of the Crow Wing River, just east of Lake Placid. Minnesota State Highway 210 and County Road 1 are the main routes in the community. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.88 square miles (2.28 km²) of which 0.85 square miles is land and 0.03 sq miles (0.08km²) is water. The city is located on the Minnesota River, a tributary of the Red River, which flows into the Mississippi River. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the city's population at 1,000. The town has a population of 1,100, up from 1,200 at the start of the 20th century. It is the only town in the state to have a post office, which was established in 1872. The post office is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, but is open on Fridays and Saturdays. It has been closed for more than 20 years, and was shut down on August 1, 2008, when the city was forced to close due to an outbreak of cholera. It was reopened on August 2, 2008. The community has a small population of about 1,500. The population of the city is about 2,000, down from 3,000 at the beginning of the century. There are no schools in the town, and the town has no post office.

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 469 people, 190 households, and 124 families living in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 97.38% White, 1.43% Native American, 0.95% Asian, and 0.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.48% of the population. The city's median income was $29,375, and the median income for a family was $34,792. About 6.2% of families and 8.0% of residents were below the poverty line, including 3.1% of those age 65 or over. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 3.03. The median age was 31.1 years. For every 100 females age 18 and over,there were 98.1 males. There were 218 housing units at an average density of 256.5 per square mile (99.0/km²) The city has a population of 469, and its population density is 551.8 inhabitants per squaremile (213.1/km 2). The city is located in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which is based in Fort Worth, Texas. It is one of the largest military bases in the state, with more than 1,000 troops stationed in the area. It has an average age of 31 years and a population density of 551,000 people per sq mile (213,000/ km²).

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota = 99. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 82. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 82. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Pillager = 3 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 1,330 individuals with a median age of 32.7 age the population dropped by -0.95% in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 597.17 residents per square mile of area (230.44/km²). There are average 2.39 people per household in the 170 households with an average household income of $37,487 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 8.20% of the available work force and has growths 4.38% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 40.56%. The number of physicians in Pillager per 100,000 population = 48.3.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Pillager = 26.4 inches and the annual snowfall = 49.8 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 96. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 191. 81 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and -2.3 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 57, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota which are owned by the occupant = 68.11%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 46 years with median home cost = $72,470 and home appreciation of -4.88%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $6.95 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $5,762 per student. There are 16.4 students for each teacher in the school, 968 students for each Librarian and 774 students for each Counselor. 4.40% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 7.69% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 2.56% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Pillager's population in Cass County, Minnesota of 5,389 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,25-fold to 1,330 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 46.88% female residents and 53.12% male residents live in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota.

    As of 2020 in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota are married and the remaining 55.38% are single population.

  • 22.1 minutes is the average time that residents in Pillager require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    74.09% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 11.40% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 3.63% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.59% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota, 68.11% are owner-occupied homes, another 23.78% are rented apartments, and the remaining 8.11% are vacant.

  • The 37.57% of the population in Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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