Canton City, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 43 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.4%
 
Males: 24  (57.9%)
Females: 19  (42.1%)
Median resident age:  54.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58241

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,304 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Canton City:

$51,304
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $38,018 (it was $21,511 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $25,258 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Canton City:

$25,258
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $26,264; Detached houses: $26,091
  • Races in Canton City, ND (2010)

    Canton City races chart
    • 4497.8%White alone
    • 12.2%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Canton City: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (33.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 295 people per square mile   (very low).

Canton City, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Canton City:

  • High school or higher: 68.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 17.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Canton City city:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 79.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

2 residents are foreign born (4.8% North America).

This city:

4.8%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Canton City city:  1.1% ($199)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Canton City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (131.8 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (331.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (677.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Crystal, ND (2.5 miles) , Cavalier, ND (2.8 miles ), Mountain, ND (3.0 miles) , Hoople, ND (3.3 miles ), St. Thomas, ND (3.3 miles ), Hamilton, ND (3.6 miles) , Bathgate, ND (4.0 miles) , Edinburg, ND (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 48.69 N, Longitude: 97.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

Canton City household income distribution Canton City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-34.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (50%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (40%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Canton City, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Canton City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the Canton City city center caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/19/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.2 miles away from the city center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Canton City-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 82% 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 678.4 miles away from the city 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 222.3 miles away from Canton City center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 218.2 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 320.3 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 204.1 miles away from Canton City center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 499.4 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 Pembina County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 29, Storms: 15, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Canton City:

  • WEDGEWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CAVALIER, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Canton City:

  • University of North Dakota (about 60 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 80 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 131 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 133 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 134 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Bemidji State University (about 154 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • Minot State University (about 170 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)

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Pembina 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: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  1.7 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  46.2%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
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:

11.1
North Dakota average:

9.6

Canton City travel time to work - commute Canton City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Canton City city (based on Pembina County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,11123
Catholic1,2387
Evangelical Protestant85211
Other2-
None2,210-
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: 6
Pembina County:

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

10.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Pembina County:

29.2%
North Dakota:

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

18.4%
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

Canton City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,000 ($46.51)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($46.51)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($23.26)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($23.26)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($23.26)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($93.02)

Canton City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($23.26)
    Rents: $1,000 ($23.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($46.51)
    General Support: $1,000 ($23.26)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($46.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,000 ($116.28)

4.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,325 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
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 Grand Forks County, ND  0.51% ($25,563 average AGI)
from Walsh County, ND  0.51% ($26,875)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
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 Grand Forks County, ND  1.12% ($30,694 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.75% ($44,417)
to Walsh County, ND  0.50% ($29,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Canton City:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KXPO (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAFTON, ND; Owner: KGPC COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KNDK (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Canton City:

  • KYTZ (106.7 FM; WALHALLA, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAOC (105.1 FM; CAVALIER, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Canton City:

  • KNRR (Channel 12; PEMBINA, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K58BP (Channel 58; GLASSTON, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (50%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (25%)

Canton City 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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