Crary, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 142 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 93  (65.8%)
Females: 49  (34.2%)
Median resident age:  50.0 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58327

Estimated median household income in 2016: $63,276 (it was $39,375 in 2000)
Crary:

$63,276
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $38,765 (it was $13,084 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,773 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Crary:

$75,773
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $95,371; Detached houses: $106,377; Mobile homes: $56,232
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  • Races in Crary, ND (2010)

    Crary races chart
    • 13393.7%White alone
    • 53.5%American Indian alone
    • 32.1%Hispanic
    • 10.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crary: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (50.0%), Norwegian (14.6%), Finnish (4.2%), Swedish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1487 feet

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 162 people per square mile   (very low).

Crary, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Crary:

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crary city:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 25.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $556 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $351 (0.4%)

Crary satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (119.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (333.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (686.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Devils Lake, ND (3.3 miles ), Lakota, ND (3.7 miles ), Warwick, ND (3.9 miles) , Brocket, ND (4.1 miles) , Fort Totten, ND (4.2 miles ), Tolna, ND (4.4 miles ), Lawton, ND (4.5 miles) , Pekin, ND (4.9 miles) .

Latitude: 48.07 N, Longitude: 98.64 W

Area code: 701

Crary household income distribution Crary home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (35%)
  • Material moving occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (46%)
  • Community and social service occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Average climate in Crary, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Crary-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Crary city center caused $200,000 in damages.

On 8/26/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 53.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $50 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crary-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 77% 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 622.2 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 206.5 miles away from Crary center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 269.2 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 199.4 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 178.7 miles away from Crary center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 438.4 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 Ramsey County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 23, Storms: 12, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crary topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Crary:

  • REM ND INC-1104 (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • HEARTLAND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • ALTRU DIALYSIS SAT AT MERCY HOSP (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • LAKE REGION CORPORATION-923 (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - DEVILS LAKE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)
  • REM ND INC-506 (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DEVILS LAKE, ND)

Amtrak station near Crary:

  • 11 miles: DEVILS LAKE (RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crary:

  • University of North Dakota (about 74 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 115 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 119 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 121 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 122 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minot State University (about 124 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 134 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)

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Ramsey 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%
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Average household size:
This city:  3.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  84.4%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  17.8%
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:

9.4
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

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Religion statistics for Crary city (based on Ramsey County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,67113
Catholic2,4392
Evangelical Protestant61610
Other1342
None4,591-
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: 3
Ramsey County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Ramsey County:

6.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Ramsey County:

29.3%
North Dakota:

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

13.4%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.2%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Crary:

44.3%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Crary:

6.0%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Crary:

29.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

59.0%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Crary:

76.9%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crary, ND Residents
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$900
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$555
Sewerage 0$0 1$750
Totals for Government 0$0 6$2,205

Crary government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($70.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($56.34)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($42.25)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($21.13)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($14.08)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($14.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($112.68)

Crary government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($91.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($56.34)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $6,000 ($42.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($105.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($28.17)
    General Support: $2,000 ($14.08)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $46,000 ($323.94)

6.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,003 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
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 Benson County, ND  0.99% ($32,478 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.69% ($28,313)
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.60% ($27,179)


6.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
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 Cass County, ND  0.86% ($36,050 average AGI)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.69% ($23,438)
to Benson County, ND  0.64% ($15,367)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crary:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KDLR (1240 AM; 1 kW; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crary:

  • KDVL (102.5 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZZY (103.5 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K210CJ (89.9 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQZZ (96.7 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KABU (90.7 FM; FORT TOTTEN, ND; Owner: DAKOTA CIRCLE TIPI, INC)
  • K208BF (89.5 FM; CRARY, ETC., ND; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ND)

TV broadcast stations around Crary:

  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • K30FU (Channel 23; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Karen Stoner, County Road 4, Ramsey County, Crary, Nd 58327 (Lat: 48.008806 Lon: -98.554556), Type: 124.9, Structure height: 38071 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 6302218500, Brianm@centralstates.Tower.Com, 323 S. HALE STREET, SUITE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 7 Mi N 2.5 Mi E (Lat: 48.149722 Lon: -98.582056), Call Sign: KNCY541, Licensee ID: L00053358
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/1997, Expiration Date: 03/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2002Registrant: Glenda Deplazes, 5107 Ontario Dr, Crary, ND 58327-9748, Phone: (701) 398-3754
  • WEST TRI-COUNTY BPS, West Tri-County Bps - 4189 95th Ave Ne (Lat: 48.019444 Lon: -98.553611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQKC394
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHzGrant Date: 03/26/2009, Expiration Date: 03/26/2019, Certifier: Mike BlessumRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • 9252 55th Street Ne (Lat: 48.215278 Lon: -98.624000), Call Sign: WQPJ967
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.635 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2012, Expiration Date: 06/08/2022, Certifier: Dennis SchieleRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 2 Mi N 1 Mi E (Lat: 48.108333 Lon: -98.613139), Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WAC283, Licensee ID: L00012562
    Assigned Frequencies: 6900.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/19/1987, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2014Registrant: Forum Communications Company, 301 8th St S/Po Box 2466, Fargo, ND 58103

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K0PVG, Licensee ID: L00235525, Grant Date: 05/31/2014, Expiration Date: 05/31/2024, Registrant: Kenneth A Larson, 9583 48th St Ne, Crary, ND 58327-9200
  • Call Sign: KB0AOU, Grant Date: 04/19/1997, Expiration Date: 04/19/2007, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2009, Registrant: Myron E Shelton Sr, 101 Owen, Crary, ND 58327
  • Call Sign: WD0FFQ, Licensee ID: L00235525, Grant Date: 10/14/2014, Expiration Date: 10/31/2024, Certifier: Kenneth A Larson, Registrant: Ramsey County Arc, 9583 48th St Ne, Crary, ND 58327-9200
  • Call Sign: KC0OFC, Licensee ID: L00580320, Grant Date: 11/29/2012, Expiration Date: 11/29/2022, Certifier: Timothy D Legg, Registrant: Timothy D Legg, 204 Kelly Ave, Crary, ND 58327

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55149 , Serial Number: 28-7325334, Airworthiness Date: 03/08/1973
    Registrant (Partnership): Planes Flyers Hi, 3872 92nd Ave Ne, Crary, ND 58327

Drinking water stations with addresses in Crary and their reported violations in the past:

CRARY CITY OF (Population served: 142, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (70%)
  • Electricity (30%)

Crary compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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