For population 25 years and over in Alexander:
For population 15 years and over in Alexander city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $155 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (152.0 miles , pop. 55,532).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (532.8 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (883.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Rawson, ND (2.2 miles) , Arnegard, ND (3.1 miles) , Watford City, ND (4.1 miles ), Fairview, MT (4.3 miles ), Williston, ND (4.7 miles ), Sidney, MT (5.1 miles ), Springbrook, ND (5.4 miles) , Epping, ND (5.7 miles) .
Latitude: 47.84 N, Longitude: 103.64 W
Area code: 701
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.9%).
Work and jobs in Alexander: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alexander, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Alexander-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/1/1952, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Alexander city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/27/1982, a category F2 tornado 23.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Alexander-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/1998 at 11:59:37, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.0 miles away from Alexander center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McKenzie County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Arthur A. Link - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Alexander:
Airports located in Alexander:
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Public high school in Alexander:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.431. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.71. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.739. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 5.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Alexander and their reported violations in the past:ALEXANDER CITY OF (Population served: 217, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ALEXANDER WATER SPRING (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.6%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Alexander compared to North Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Alexander (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Alexander (based on McKenzie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Alexander government finances in 2002:
6.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,508 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,342 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Alexander)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: