Aneta, North Dakota

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Population in 2017: 205 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -27.8%
Males: 125  (61.0%)
Females: 80  (39.0%)
Median resident age:

37.2 years
North Dakota median age:

35.4 years

Zip codes: 58212.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,307 (it was $24,792 in 2000)
Aneta:

$44,307
ND:

$61,843

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,445 (it was $14,848 in 2000)

Aneta city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $56,443 (it was $19,800 in 2000)
Aneta:

$56,443
ND:

$194,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $506.

March 2019 cost of living index in Aneta: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.7%
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  • Races in Aneta, ND (2010)
    • 21395.9%White alone
    • 52.3%Two or more races
    • 20.9%American Indian alone
    • 20.9%Hispanic

Races in Aneta detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Aneta, North Dakota as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Aneta is 319 to 1.


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Ancestries: Norwegian (35.8%), Scandinavian (27.9%), German (18.1%), American (4.7%), Irish (4.2%), English (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 1503 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 208 people per square mile   (very low).

Aneta, North Dakota map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $649 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $552 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (78.7 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (293.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (646.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sharon, ND (2.7 miles),
McVille, ND (3.2 miles ),
Finley, ND (3.7 miles ),
Jessie, ND (3.9 miles),
Cooperstown, ND (4.2 miles ),
Pekin, ND (4.2 miles),
Binford, ND (4.3 miles ),
Northwood, ND (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 47.68 N, Longitude: 97.99 W

Area code: 701

Distribution of median household income in Aneta, ND in 2017
Distribution of house value in Aneta, ND in 2017
Aneta satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $96,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
North Dakota:

3.0%
Most common industries in Aneta, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (37.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.6%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (4.3%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.3%)
  • Food (2.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (23.5%)
  • Construction (20.6%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (8.8%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Food (5.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (65.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Aneta, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (17.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (11.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Registered nurses (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Carpenters (8.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (34.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (14.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)

Average climate in Aneta, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Aneta, North Dakota average temperatures Aneta, North Dakota average precipitation Aneta, North Dakota humidity Aneta, North Dakota wind speed Aneta, North Dakota snowfall Aneta, North Dakota sunshine Aneta, North Dakota clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2000 was 41.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 1.80. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Aneta-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Aneta city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $50 million in damages.

On 7/21/1987, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Aneta-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 643.4 miles away from Aneta center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.0 miles away from Aneta center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 249.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 160.4 miles away from Aneta 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 141.3 miles away from Aneta center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 449.8 miles away from Aneta center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Nelson County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 22, Storms: 11, Snows: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Aneta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Aneta:

  • ANETA PARKVIEW HEALTH CTR (113 5TH ST S)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Aneta:

  • NELSON COUNTY HEALTH SYSTEM Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MCVILLE, ND)

Airports located in Aneta:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aneta:

  • University of North Dakota (about 46 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 78 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 81 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 81 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 91 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 117 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 132 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Aneta: Aneta City Fire Department (A), Aneta Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Aneta that have no violations reported:

  • ANETA CITY OF (Population served: 222, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

1.7 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

49.5%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

37 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
14 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Aneta (2011 data):

  • First Financial Bank: at 205 Main Ave, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2011/06/23: Bank assets: $39.6 mil, Deposits: $35.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Holding Company Of Park River, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Aneta:

Marital status in Aneta, ND
  • Never married: 47.2%
  • Now married: 30.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Aneta:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
North Dakota average:

9.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Aneta, ND (based on Nelson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,41114
Catholic4294
Evangelical Protestant1685
Other2-
None116-
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: 2
Nelson County:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
This county:

12.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

18.67 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Nelson County:

9.9%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.2%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Aneta:

53.1%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Aneta:

42.4%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.9%
North Dakota:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aneta:

6.9
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

20.5%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Aneta:

63.8%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Aneta:

79.7%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aneta, ND Residents
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 and Unallocable 0$0 4$935
Water Supply 0$0 1$255
Totals for Government 0$0 5$1,190

Aneta government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $51,000 ($248.78)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($214.63)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($121.95)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($102.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($87.80)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($34.15)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($34.15)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($19.51)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,000 ($68.29)

Aneta government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($131.71)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($39.02)
    Other: $4,000 ($19.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $3,000 ($14.63)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($268.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $27,000 ($131.71)
    Highways: $24,000 ($117.07)
  • Tax - Property: $24,000 ($117.07)

Aneta government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($570.73)

3.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.59%
North Dakota average:

9.36%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Aneta:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KMAV (1520 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MAYVILLE, ND; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aneta:

  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Aneta:

  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KVLY-TV (Channel 11; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Aneta)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4.1 Mi E (Lat: 47.691667 Lon: -97.909528), Call Sign: KVI201,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.300 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/1998, Expiration Date: 03/16/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2002, Registrant: Polar Communications Mutual Aid Corp, Box 270, Park River, ND 58270, Phone: (701) 284-7221
  • Ne 1/4 Of Nw 1/4 Sec 19 Twp 148 N R 57 W (Lat: 47.629722 Lon: -97.976472), Call Sign: WGR601, Licensee ID: L00001677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2002, Expiration Date: 02/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2011, Registrant: Otter Tail Power Company, 215 S Cascade St, Fergus Falls, MN 56537, Phone: (218) 739-8531

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Aneta, 12036 15th Street Ne (Lat: 47.629306 Lon: -97.976333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 86.3 m, Call Sign: WQH26,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2010, Expiration Date: 02/22/2020, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA0CVT, Licensee ID: L00051910, Grant Date: 04/12/1994, Expiration Date: 04/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2006, Registrant: James C Larsgaard, Rr 1 Box 28, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Call Sign: KA0KTG, Grant Date: 03/14/1989, Expiration Date: 03/14/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2001, Registrant: Adolph R Kjar, Box 337, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Call Sign: KB0VCR, Licensee ID: L01078044, Grant Date: 12/30/2015, Expiration Date: 01/26/2026, Certifier: Alfred L Borah, Registrant: Alfred L Borah, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Call Sign: KB2ZFC, Grant Date: 11/27/1996, Expiration Date: 06/03/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/04/2008, Registrant: Jeremiah J Miller, Rr 1, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Call Sign: W0FVX, Grant Date: 10/25/1994, Expiration Date: 10/25/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/26/2006, Registrant: Quinten L Haraldson, E End Of Main St, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Call Sign: W0ZVL, Grant Date: 02/02/1995, Expiration Date: 02/02/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2007, Registrant: La Verne D Solberg, Rr 1 Box 32, Aneta, ND 58212-9710
  • Call Sign: W0ZVN, Grant Date: 09/25/1990, Expiration Date: 09/25/2000, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2002, Registrant: Perry C Sather, 2nd St E 168 Serns Ave, Aneta, ND 58212

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6903H , Serial Number: 20131, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 03/05/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Gehrke, 12258 28th St Ne, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 738EU , Serial Number: 17269927, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/01/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 07/10/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Gehrke, 12258 28th St Ne, Aneta, ND 58212
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7806A , Serial Number: 32703, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 03/04/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Gehrke, 12258 28th St Ne, Aneta, ND 58212

Most common first names in Aneta, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John981.3 years
Anna784.0 years
Oscar785.0 years
Edward678.0 years
Arthur683.7 years
Henry680.1 years
Emma581.6 years
Myrtle572.4 years
Esther581.4 years
Martin483.0 years
Most common last names in Aneta, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Solberg1080.8 years
Hanson977.0 years
Smaaladen977.9 years
Johnson877.5 years
Hillesland881.5 years
Olson785.8 years
Moen781.5 years
Miller781.5 years
Huso685.0 years
Eberhardt578.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Aneta, ND
  • 61.6%Electricity
  • 22.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Aneta, ND
  • 67.0%Electricity
  • 25.9%Utility gas
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Aneta compared to North Dakota 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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