Cannon Ball, North Dakota

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Population in 2010: 875. Population change since 2000: +1.3%
Males: 417  (47.7%)
Females: 458  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  23.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58528, 58538, 58570.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,630 (it was $19,265 in 2000)
Cannon Ball:

$34,630
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $11,655 (it was $5,717 in 2000)

Cannon Ball CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,379 (it was $34,500 in 2000)
Cannon Ball:

$113,379
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $311,267; Detached houses: $349,733; Mobile homes: $64,375

Median gross rent in 2016: $483.

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  • Races in Cannon Ball, ND (2010)

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    • 80391.8%American Indian alone
    • 404.6%White alone
    • 192.2%Two or more races
    • 121.4%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cannon Ball: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (2.7%), Norwegian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 1760 feet

Land area: 88.4 square miles.

Population density: 9.9 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cannon Ball:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 19.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cannon Ball CDP:

  • Never married: 55.4%
  • Now married: 27.0%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

14 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.6%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $644 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $210 (0.3%)

Cannon Ball satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (39.6 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (367.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (711.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fort Yates, ND (3.4 miles ), Solen, ND (3.5 miles) , Linton, ND (4.4 miles ), Selfridge, ND (4.5 miles ), Porcupine, ND (4.7 miles) , Hazelton, ND (4.9 miles ), Strasburg, ND (4.9 miles ), Pollock, SD (5.4 miles ).

Latitude: 46.25 N, Longitude: 100.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

Cannon Ball household income distribution Cannon Ball home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)

Work and jobs in Cannon Ball: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cannon Ball, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

Cannon Ball-area historical tornado activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Cannon Ball place center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.6 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cannon Ball-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 63% 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 499.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 153.0 miles away from Cannon Ball center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 361.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 292.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 294.5 miles away from Cannon Ball center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 224.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sioux County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cannon Ball:

  • University of Mary (about 34 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 41 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Northern State University (about 118 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Minot State University (about 142 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 188 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 189 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 190 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

Public elementary/middle school in Cannon Ball:

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Church in Cannon Ball: Saint James Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Big Lake Cemetery (1), Saint James Cemetery (2), Old Catholic Cemetery (3), Cannon Ball Memorial Congregational Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bone Creek (A), Beaver Holes Creek (B), Fool Bear Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sioux 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: 46.5%
(37.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.0% for American Indian residents, 72.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.3 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  86.8%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  20.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
7 people in other group homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
North Dakota average:

9.6

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Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cannon Ball CDP (based on Sioux County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1615
Other4781
Mainline Protestant4313
Evangelical Protestant982
None985-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Sioux County:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.7%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sioux County:

36.0%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cannon Ball:

46.0%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cannon Ball:

44.6%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.3%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cannon Ball:

9.5%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Cannon Ball:

82.2%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cannon Ball, ND Residents

6.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($21,890 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
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 Burleigh County, ND  1.79% ($14,368 average AGI)


7.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,938 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Burleigh County, ND  2.71% ($26,345 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cannon Ball:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLXX (1270 AM; 1 kW; BISMARCK-MANDAN, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cannon Ball:

  • KCND (90.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYYY (92.9 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KACL (98.7 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBYZ (96.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNDR (104.7 FM; MANDAN, ND; Owner: CENTRAL DAKOTA ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KSSS (101.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKCT (97.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLND (89.5 FM; LITTLE EAGLE, SD; Owner: SEVENTH GENERATION MEDIA SVCS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cannon Ball:

  • KBME-TV (Channel 3; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMB-TV (Channel 12; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNDX (Channel 26; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRIME CITIES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBMY (Channel 17; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: KBMY-KMCY, LLC)
  • KFYR-TV (Channel 5; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)

Cannon Ball fatal accident list:

Sep 20, 1997 06:43 AM, Big Lake, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 25, 1986 07:38 AM, Cannonball, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 3, 1985 10:30 PM, City St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 29, 1981 03:27 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $39,000Total costs
  • 1,835Total average daily traffic
  • 73Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,267Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
Most common first names in Cannon Ball, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles561.6 years
Emma370.0 years
Josephine384.0 years
Francis282.0 years
Agnes280.0 years
David243.5 years
Lillian286.5 years
Harry268.5 years
Annie292.0 years
Joseph273.0 years
Most common last names in Cannon Ball, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Blackhoop564.8 years
Conica452.5 years
Cottonwood346.3 years
Martinez362.7 years
White-Eagle370.3 years
White Lightn260.5 years
Blackcloud278.0 years
Ironroad249.0 years
Brave-Bull268.0 years
Many Horses266.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (87%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Cannon Ball compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below 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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