For population 25 years and over in Casselton:
For population 15 years and over in Casselton city:
27 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,060 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (19.1 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (232.1 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (586.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Wheatland, ND (2.6 miles) , Amenia, ND (2.7 miles) , Mapleton, ND (2.7 miles ), Arthur, ND (3.8 miles ), Davenport, ND (3.8 miles ), West Fargo, ND (3.9 miles ), Buffalo, ND (4.0 miles ), Harwood, ND (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.90 N, Longitude: 97.21 W
Area code: 701
Population change in the 1990s: +247 (+15.4%).
Work and jobs in Casselton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Casselton, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Casselton-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Casselton city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 6/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Casselton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.5 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 78.7 miles away from Casselton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cass County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William Langer - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Casselton:
Airports located in Casselton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Casselton:
Public high school in Casselton:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Casselton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.288. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.90. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.47. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.65. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.166. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Casselton that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 2.4%
(2.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Casselton compared to North Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Casselton (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Casselton, North Dakota:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2000 Presidential Elections Results
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Casselton (based on Cass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Number of full-service restaurants: 98
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Casselton government finances in 2006(per resident):
9.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,575 average adjusted gross income)
0.26% of residents moved from foreign countries ($173 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.78% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,034 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($95 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Casselton:
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Casselton fatal accident list:
Apr 3, 1983 01:30 AM, D 18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $210,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,760
Total average daily truck traffic: 250
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 3,414
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Casselton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Casselton, ND)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Casselton)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0403.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Casselton, ND
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.