Faribault, Minnesota

Population 23,387

Faribault is located in Rice County, MN. The population is 23,387, making Faribault the largest city in Rice County.

There are 19 public schools in Faribault with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Faribault is low , and there are 7 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Faribault is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Faribault property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Faribault include Wells Township, Cannon City Township and Warsaw Township.

Faribault Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.8%

Crime Rate

11.22% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 142
  • Violent Crimes: 255
  • Robbery: 33
  • Burglary: 414
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

83.24% Lower than national avg.
  • 7 offenders in Faribault
  • 2.99 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

261 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 253


Low 3.3%
  • Minnesota unemployment average: 3.9%
  • National unemployment average: 6.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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19 Public Schools view public schools

There are 19 K-12 public schools in Faribault, MN and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Faribault's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Faribault, MN

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$237,400 compared to December 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

23 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Faribault, MN issued 23 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 23 permits, 15 were issued for single family homes and 8 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Faribault, MN issued 50 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 50 permits, 13 were issued for single family homes and 37 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $603
  • 1 Bedroom: $701
  • 2 Bedrooms: $923
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,270
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,293

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Environmental Hazards

261 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1415/1479)
    Faribault, MN has 95.67% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Faribault, MN is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.79 Average
    Faribault, MN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 14.05°
  • February 19.3°
  • March 33.62°
  • April 48°
  • May 59.35°
  • June 69.17°
  • July 75.17°
  • August 72°
  • September 63.1°
  • October 50.38°
  • November 36.92°
  • December 17.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Faribault, MN

Faribault, MN has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Faribault, MN has no risk of hurricanes.
Faribault, MN has a high risk of hail storms.
Faribault, MN has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Faribault, MN: $50,481


Unemployment in Faribault is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.9% and 6.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.12%
White Collar - 49.88%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Mark Dayton
  • Sen. Al Franken
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar

City Representatives

  • Timothy J. Walz

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

22 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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