Bowman, North Dakota

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Population in 2017: 1,659 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 784  (47.3%)
Females: 875  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

41.5 years
North Dakota median age:

35.4 years

Zip codes: 58623.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,555 (it was $31,645 in 2000)
Bowman:

$56,555
ND:

$61,843

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $36,114 (it was $18,851 in 2000)

Bowman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $159,637 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Bowman:

$159,637
ND:

$194,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $182,233; detached houses: $194,293; townhouses or other attached units: $60,888; mobile homes: $62,024

Median gross rent in 2017: $677.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bowman: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.8%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.2% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Bowman, ND (2010)
    • 1,57295.3%White alone
    • 643.9%Hispanic
    • 90.5%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

Races in Bowman 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 Bowman, North Dakota as of June 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bowman is 1,767 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Bowman by year

Type

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(59.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(226.8)
1
(58.0)
2
(120.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(118.6)
1
(58.1)
1
(56.7)
4
(232.0)
2
(120.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(1,067)
16
(929.2)
17
(963.7)
13
(754.1)
13
(782.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(118.6)
2
(116.1)
2
(113.4)
1
(58.0)
3
(180.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)179.067.9210.362.678.3

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City-data.com crime index in Bowman, ND

Crime rate in Bowman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
North Dakota average:

2.25
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Ancestries: German (40.0%), American (9.2%), Norwegian (8.9%), Irish (6.7%), Dutch (3.2%), Scandinavian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2960 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,273 people per square mile   (low).

Bowman, North Dakota map

14 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
North Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,253 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,448 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (132.2 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (443.6 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (835.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Scranton, ND (3.5 miles ),
Rhame, ND (3.6 miles),
Gascoyne, ND (4.0 miles),
Amidon, ND (4.6 miles),
Reeder, ND (4.7 miles),
Marmarth, ND (5.1 miles),
Bucyrus, ND (5.5 miles),
New England, ND (6.0 miles )

Latitude: 46.18 N, Longitude: 103.40 W

Area code: 701

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $257,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $307,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $175,300
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $340,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bowman, ND residents
Average permit cost in Bowman, ND
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

1.9%
North Dakota:

3.0%
Most common industries in Bowman, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.2%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.6%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Bowman, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)

Average climate in Bowman, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

Bowman-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Bowman city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/14/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bowman-area historical earthquake activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 45% 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 369.6 miles away from Bowman center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 527.6 miles away from Bowman center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 371.0 miles away from Bowman center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 182.7 miles away from Bowman center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 183.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 283.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bowman County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bowman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Bowman:

  • SOUTHWEST HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 14 6TH AVE SW)
  • SOUTHWEST HEALTHCARE SERVS (802 2ND ST NW)

Airports located in Bowman:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bowman:

  • Black Hills State University (about 119 miles; Spearfish, SD; Full-time enrollment: 3,166)
  • Bismarck State College (about 131 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 132 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 146 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Minot State University (about 174 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Sheridan College (about 198 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Chadron State College (about 234 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)

Public high school in Bowman:

Public elementary/middle school in Bowman:

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Library in Bowman:

  • BOWMAN REGIONAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $87,497; Location: 18 DIVIDE STREET EAST; 15,801 books; 591 audio materials; 1,915 video materials; 7 state licensed databases; 102 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bowman Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Bowman County Historical Society (Museums; 12 1 Avenue), Pioneer Trails Museum (12 1 Avenue), Bowman Tourism Center (412 1 Avenue West), Logging Camp Ranch Resort (Tours & Charters; 5705 151st Avenue Southwest).

Hotels: North Winds Lodge (503 Highway 85 South), Downtown Motel (102 North Main Street), Super 8 Bowman ND (614 3rd Avenue Southwest), Budget Host 4-U Motel (704 Highway 12 West), Logging Camp Ranch Resort (5705 151st Avenue Southwest), Trail Motel (208 Highway 12 West).

Court: Bowman County - Bowman County Recorder Clerk Of Court (104 1 Street West).

Bowman 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 Bowman that have no violations reported:

  • BOWMAN CITY OF (Population served: 1,650, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

55.5%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Bowman in 2010:

  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
82 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Bowman (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Bowman Branch at 13 E Divide, branch established on 1907/12/30. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • The Dakota Western Bank: at 202 South Main Street, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2008/07/24: Bank assets: $216.3 mil, Deposits: $182.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Dakota Western Bankshares, Inc.
  • Dakota Community Bank & Trust, National Association: Bowman Branch at 26 North Main Street, branch established on 2004/03/15. Info updated 2011/07/12: Bank assets: $570.0 mil, Deposits: $501.0 mil, headquarters in Hebron, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Dakota Community Banshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bowman:

Marital status in Bowman, ND
  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Bowman:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
North Dakota average:

9.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bowman
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bowman, ND (based on Bowman County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,8498
Catholic1,6103
Evangelical Protestant1382
None--
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: 4
Bowman County:

13.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Bowman County:

10.20 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Bowman County:

17.00 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

8.7%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.9%
State:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.6%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bowman:

22.5%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bowman:

10.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Bowman:

35.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Bowman:

50.7%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

73.2%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bowman, ND Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 5$18,806$45,1340$0
Streets and Highways 3$13,116$52,4640$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,518$54,0720$0
Financial Administration 1$4,258$51,0961$3,028
Water Supply 1$5,584$67,0080$0
Sewerage 1$4,080$48,9600$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,768
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$59,362$50,8822$4,796

Bowman government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $998,000 ($601.57)
    Regular Highways: $683,000 ($411.69)
    Water Utilities: $579,000 ($349.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $510,000 ($307.41)
    Police Protection: $341,000 ($205.55)
    General - Other: $286,000 ($172.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $172,000 ($103.68)
    Central Staff Services: $107,000 ($64.50)
    Financial Administration: $84,000 ($50.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($26.52)
    Libraries: $28,000 ($16.88)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($4.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($25.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($6.03)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($6.03)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $868,000 ($523.21)

Bowman government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $580,000 ($349.61)
    Sewerage: $104,000 ($62.69)
    Other: $24,000 ($14.47)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $10,000 ($6.03)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Royalties: $985,000 ($593.73)
    Interest Earnings: $52,000 ($31.34)
    General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($6.03)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.60)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $405,000 ($244.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,900,000 ($4159.13)
    Other: $190,000 ($114.53)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($3.01)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $368,000 ($221.82)
    Property: $336,000 ($202.53)
    Other Selective Sales: $110,000 ($66.31)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($3.01)
    Other License: $3,000 ($1.81)

Bowman government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,077,000 ($649.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $952,000 ($573.84)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,000 ($75.35)

Bowman government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,109,000 ($6093.43)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,002,000 ($603.98)
Businesses in Bowman, ND
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
Super 81

Strongest AM radio stations in Bowman:

  • KPOK (1340 AM; 1 kW; BOWMAN, ND; Owner: TRI-STATE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFLN (960 AM; 5 kW; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNDC (1490 AM; 1 kW; HETTINGER, ND; Owner: SCHWEITZER MEDIA, INC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bowman:

  • K220FJ (91.9 FM; BOWMAN, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K292EA (106.3 FM; BOWMAN, ND; Owner: JAMES & SUSAN NOGA)

Bowman fatal accident list:

Dec 20, 2013 05:50 AM, Us-85, Sr-12, Lat: 46.178619, Lon: -103.409839, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 2009 08:55 PM, Us-85, 2 St Sw, Lat: 46.180189, Lon: -103.396511, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 3, 2008 03:30 AM, 3rd Ave Se, Lat: 46.181820, Lon: -103.390230, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 10, 1981 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1978 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.7mTotal length
  • $182,000Total costs
  • 5,600Total average daily traffic
  • 621Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,237Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bowman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Bowman, ND)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mile North Of City Of Bowman (Lat: 46.204167 Lon: -103.392667), Call Sign: KNKL258,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/05/2017, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6
  • Bowman Municipal Airport (Lat: 46.186667 Lon: -103.418250), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KSF3, Licensee ID: L00342729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/2001, Expiration Date: 04/19/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2006, Registrant: Bowman County Airport Authority, Municipal Airport, Bowman, ND 58623
  • Bowman Regional Airport (Lat: 46.170833 Lon: -103.302778), Type: Building, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPJ4,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.925 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2019, Expiration Date: 06/09/2029, Registrant: North Dakota State Of, 900 E Boulevard Ave Dept 770, Bismarck, ND 58505-0850, Phone: (701) 328-2788, Fax: (701) 328-3696, Email:
  • Bowman Municipal Airport (Lat: 46.185000 Lon: -103.428806), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3001, Licensee ID: L00342729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.37400 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/1996, Expiration Date: 07/17/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/21/2001, Registrant: Bowman County Airport Authority, Box 331, Bowman, ND 58623
  • Bowman Municipal Airport (Lat: 46.185278 Lon: -103.428611), Type: Ntower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WPYN334, Licensee ID: L00342729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.37400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2008, Expiration Date: 09/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2018, Registrant: Bowman County Airport Authority
  • Bowman Regional Airport (Lat: 46.170806 Lon: -103.303139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQMM279,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 09/21/2020, Certifier: Bob Morland, Registrant: Bowman County Airport Authority, Bowman, ND 58623, Phone: (701) 523-5696, Fax: (701) 523-5881, Email:
  • Bowman Regional Airport 14684 Hwy 12 (Lat: 46.170889 Lon: -103.303167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.7 m, Overall height: 6.9 m, Call Sign: WQWB475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 118.075 MHz, Grant Date: 07/08/2015, Expiration Date: 07/08/2025, Registrant: All Weather Inc, 1165 National Dr., Sacramento, CA 95834, Phone: (916) 928-6748

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bowman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bowman)

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 18. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 32 took place in 2003, and the least - 4 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Bowman, ND When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (66.9%), and Structure Fires (20.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bowman, ND
    • 19466.9%Outside Fires
    • 5820.0%Structure Fires
    • 3411.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bowman, ND
Most common first names in Bowman, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2979.3 years
Mary1782.5 years
George1482.4 years
Donald1368.7 years
Helen1385.8 years
Ruth1083.4 years
Edward989.0 years
Leo973.9 years
Alice978.6 years
Oscar987.0 years
Most common last names in Bowman, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson2182.1 years
Erickson1377.1 years
Paulson1277.0 years
Miller1085.6 years
Johnson979.9 years
Anderson984.3 years
Bagley979.2 years
Schade878.8 years
West883.4 years
Soreide781.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bowman, ND
  • 79.9%Utility gas
  • 19.0%Electricity
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bowman, ND
  • 50.4%Utility gas
  • 48.2%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Bowman compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 10 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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