Alice, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 40 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -28.6%
Males: 18  (45.5%)
Females: 22  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  59.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58027, 58031.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,727 (it was $35,750 in 2000)
Alice:

$35,727
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,373 (it was $13,753 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $69,063 (it was $26,300 in 2000)
Alice:

$69,063
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $94,366; Detached houses: $94,182

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,099.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Alice: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (78.6%), Russian (7.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1125 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 41 people per square mile   (very low).

Alice, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Alice:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 51.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alice city:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 72.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $485 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $395 (0.6%)

Alice satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (36.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (241.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (595.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Embden, ND (2.5 miles) , Enderlin, ND (3.2 miles ), Buffalo, ND (3.3 miles ), Fingal, ND (3.4 miles) , Tower City, ND (3.5 miles ), Sheldon, ND (3.5 miles) , Nome, ND (3.7 miles) , Wheatland, ND (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 46.76 N, Longitude: 97.55 W

Area code: 701

Alice household income distribution Alice home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

1.9%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-9.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (40%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (29%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (60%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (29%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Alice, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Alice-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Alice city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/2/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 19 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alice-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 79% 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 104.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 650.4 miles away from Alice center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 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 197.9 miles away from the city 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 75.1 miles away from Alice 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 210.1 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 Cass County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 25, Storms: 12, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alice topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alice:

  • MARYHILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ENDERLIN, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alice:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 37 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 38 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 39 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 57 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 77 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • University of North Dakota (about 84 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northern State University (about 101 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)

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Notable location: Alice Fire Protection District Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cass County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.2%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.8
North Dakota average:

9.6

Alice travel time to work - commute Alice mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Alice city (based on Cass County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant46,44471
Catholic26,43814
Evangelical Protestant14,31844
Other1,80510
Orthodox501
None60,723-
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: 19
Cass County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Cass County:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 98
Here:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Cass County:

26.0%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$850
Totals for Government 0$0 5$850

Alice government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($375.00)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($275.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($75.00)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($25.00)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($25.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($400.00)

Alice government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($100.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($50.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($325.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($250.00)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($25.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($50.00)
    Highways: $2,000 ($50.00)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($50.00)
    NEC: $1,000 ($25.00)

Alice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($275.00)

7.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,092 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clay County, MN  1.15% ($29,990 average AGI)
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.41% ($32,208)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.30% ($43,541)


7.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Cass County:

0.06%
North Dakota average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clay County, MN  1.16% ($35,623 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.33% ($41,147)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.30% ($36,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alice:

  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KQLX (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alice:

  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFBN (88.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: FARGO BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KVOX-FM (99.9 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KVMI (103.9 FM; ARTHUR, ND; Owner: VISION MEDIA INCORPORATED)
  • KQLX-FM (106.1 FM; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alice:

  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • KVRR (Channel 15; FARGO, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KVLY-TV (Channel 11; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MCCLISH FUNK B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1643N , Serial Number: 423, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/16/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Steven G Ausk, 14634 45th St Se, Alice, ND 58031

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)

Alice compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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