For population 25 years and over in Cogswell:
For population 15 years and over in Cogswell city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $411 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (70.3 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (232.5 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (582.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Forman, ND (2.6 miles ), Gwinner, ND (3.2 miles ), Havana, ND (3.7 miles) , Rutland, ND (3.7 miles ), Oakes, ND (3.9 miles ), Ludden, ND (4.2 miles) , Milnor, ND (4.3 miles ), Cayuga, ND (4.4 miles) .
Latitude: 46.11 N, Longitude: 97.78 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 701
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-13.2%).
Average climate in Cogswell, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cogswell-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/1/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Cogswell city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/23/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Cogswell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from Cogswell 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 49.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sargent County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 7, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cogswell:
Airports located in Cogswell:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cogswell:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.2%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Cogswell compared to North Dakota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Cogswell (based on Sargent County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 94.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,789 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,362 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Cogswell:
Strongest FM radio stations in Cogswell:
TV broadcast stations around Cogswell:
Cogswell fatal accident list:
Jun 19, 1984 02:00 PM, 2nd & 6th, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2