Carpio, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 152 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.7%
 
Males: 96  (63.6%)
Females: 56  (36.4%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 58725

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,893 (it was $22,344 in 2000)
Carpio:

$61,893
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,212 (it was $15,397 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,402 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Carpio:

$103,402
ND:

$155,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $132,146; Detached houses: $124,230

Median gross rent in 2013: $532.

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    • 15699.4%White alone
    • 10.6%American Indian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Carpio: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (33.7%), German (27.1%), English (12.2%), Swedish (9.4%), Irish (4.4%), Hungarian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1697 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 258 people per square mile   (very low).

Carpio, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Carpio:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carpio city:

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 67.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $399 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $952 (0.7%)

Carpio satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (120.8 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (466.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (821.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Foxholm, ND (2.9 miles) , Berthold, ND (3.0 miles ), Donnybrook, ND (3.0 miles) , Grano, ND (3.7 miles) , Des Lacs, ND (3.8 miles ), Burlington, ND (4.2 miles ), Minot AFB, ND (4.2 miles ), Ruthville, ND (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 48.44 N, Longitude: 101.71 W

Area code: 701

Carpio household income distribution Carpio home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.9%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-16.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (32%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Average climate in Carpio, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Carpio-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/5/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Carpio city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/23/1997, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carpio-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 64% 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 502.5 miles away from the city 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 651.1 miles away from Carpio 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 501.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 353.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 137.4 miles away from Carpio center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 354.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ward County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 9, Snows: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carpio topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carpio:

  • Minot State University (about 24 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 120 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 127 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 218 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 253 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 256 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 256 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

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

Ward 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 2013: 15.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Carpio compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Carpio city (based on Ward County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,44510
Mainline Protestant11,36833
Evangelical Protestant8,62341
Other1,2014
Orthodox601
None28,978-
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: 9
Ward County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Ward County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Ward County:

25.7%
North Dakota:

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

9.8%
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

11.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.25%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

0.86% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,710 average AGI)
Ward County:

0.86%
North Dakota average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cass County, ND  0.33% ($35,920 average AGI)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.25% ($38,924)
from Williams County, ND  0.23% ($73,883)


8.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.96%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

0.78% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,154 average AGI)
Ward County:

0.78%
North Dakota average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Burleigh County, ND  0.41% ($37,838 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.31% ($92,250)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.19% ($44,224)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carpio:

  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, 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.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTGO (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; TIOGA, ND; Owner: TIOGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KATQ (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLENTYWOOD, MT; Owner: RADIO INTERNAT'L-KATQ B/CAST ASSOC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carpio:

  • KYYX (97.1 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMPR (88.9 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA-FM (99.9 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIZZ (93.7 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZPR (105.3 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K220GC (91.9 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Carpio:

  • KXMC-TV (Channel 13; MINOT, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KXND (Channel 24; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRIME CITIES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSRE (Channel 6; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMCY (Channel 14; MINOT, ND; Owner: KBMY-KMCY, LLC)
  • KMOT (Channel 10; MINOT, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 2,260Total average daily traffic
  • 465Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,265Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 7 Mi N 3 Mi E On Hwy 28 (Lat: 48.545861 Lon: -101.647667), Call Sign: KNFG561, Licensee ID: L00059916
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2002, Expiration Date: 03/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2012
    Registrant: Rick Anderson, 4295 78th St Nw, Carpio, ND 58725, Phone: (701) 468-5656
  • 50th Ave Nw (Lat: 48.488389 Lon: -101.800194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQRA975
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/08/2013, Expiration Date: 10/05/2013, Certifier: Tim Freije
    Registrant: Preferred Controls, 460 Huskie Drive, Albany, MN 56307, Phone: (320) 493-0965

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA0JTL, Licensee ID: L01256668
    Grant Date: 03/14/2007, Expiration Date: 05/27/2017, Certifier: Darrell L Helseth
    Registrant: Darrell L Helseth, Carpio, ND 58725-0003
  • Call Sign: KA0QBN
    Grant Date: 11/08/1988, Expiration Date: 11/08/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2000
    Registrant: Betty V Johnson, Rr 1, Carpio, ND 58725
  • Call Sign: KB0NL, Licensee ID: L00564567
    Grant Date: 03/22/2005, Expiration Date: 06/20/2015, Certifier: Fred C Johnson
    Registrant: Fred C Johnson, 7765 Hwy 28, Carpio, ND 58725

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 56 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77596 , Serial Number: 22087, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Rodney Sauer, 7450 40th Ave Nw, Carpio, ND 58725, Other Owners: Craig Sauer, Jason Sauer

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