Dickey, North Dakota

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Population in 2019: 39 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -31.6%
Males: 15  (38.5%)
Females: 24  (61.5%)
Median resident age:

50.1 years
North Dakota median age:

35.5 years

Zip code: 58431

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,800 (it was $18,500 in 2000)
Dickey:

$40,800
ND:

$64,577

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,708 (it was $10,547 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $29,553 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Dickey:

$29,553
ND:

$205,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $38,629; detached houses: $38,516
March 2019 cost of living index in Dickey: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 38.5%
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Ancestries: German (66.7%), Belgian (11.1%), Dutch (11.1%), Polish (11.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 178 people per square mile   (very low).

Dickey, North Dakota map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $327 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (82.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (273.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (625.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Marion, ND (2.9 miles),
Berlin, ND (3.3 miles),
Montpelier, ND (3.6 miles),
LaMoure, ND (3.9 miles ),
Litchville, ND (3.9 miles),
Edgeley, ND (4.1 miles ),
Ypsilanti, ND (4.2 miles),
Jud, ND (4.5 miles)

Latitude: 46.54 N, Longitude: 98.47 W

Area code: 701

Distribution of median household income in Dickey, ND in 2019
Distribution of house value in Dickey, ND in 2019

Dickey satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.2%
North Dakota:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+7.5%).

Average climate in Dickey, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dickey-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Dickey city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dickey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 12% greater 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 605.1 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 131.0 miles away from Dickey center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 167.0 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 120.2 miles away from Dickey 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 92.7 miles away from Dickey center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 452.3 miles away from Dickey center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in LaMoure County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 24, Storms: 12, Snows: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Dickey:

  • ST ROSE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LAMOURE, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dickey:

  • Northern State University (about 75 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 83 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 84 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 85 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 91 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • University of Mary (about 110 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 114 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)

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LaMoure County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

50.0%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

20.0%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Dickey:

Marital status in Dickey, ND
  • Never married: 50.4%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

For population 25 years and over in Dickey:

  • High school or higher: 78.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 50.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
North Dakota average:

9.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dickey, ND (based on LaMoure County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,69517
Evangelical Protestant1,16512
Catholic9795
None300-
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
LaMoure County:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
LaMoure County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

14.61 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
LaMoure County:

8.5%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$204
Financial Administration 0$0 1$42
Totals for Government 0$0 5$246

Dickey government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $12,000 ($307.69)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($25.64)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,000 ($205.13)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($153.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($128.21)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($102.56)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($102.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($76.92)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($76.92)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($76.92)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($51.28)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($25.64)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($25.64)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($25.64)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($51.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($25.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($25.64)

Dickey government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($205.13)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($179.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($25.64)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($25.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($51.28)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($25.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($307.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($76.92)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($51.28)
    Other: $2,000 ($51.28)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($410.26)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,000 ($179.49)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($51.28)
    Other License: $2,000 ($51.28)

Dickey government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000 ($3076.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,000 ($2743.59)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($333.33)

Dickey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,000 ($333.33)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000 ($948.72)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000 ($743.59)

3.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.71%
North Dakota average:

9.36%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Dickey:

  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, 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.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KQDJ (1400 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dickey:

  • KPRJ (91.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXGT (95.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSJZ (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dickey:

  • KJRE (Channel 19; ELLENDALE, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCSI-LP (Channel 32; WINDSOR, ETC., ND; Owner: CABLE SERVICES, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 17.5mTotal length
  • $267,000Total costs
  • 552Total average daily traffic
  • 51Total average daily truck traffic
  • 505Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 9284 65th St Se (Lat: 46.470472 Lon: -98.476750), Call Sign: WQXU288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.937 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2016, Expiration Date: 06/09/2026, Certifier: Daniel Muske, Registrant: Jamestown Communications, Inc., 2703 Hwy 281 South, Jamestown, ND 58402-1933, Phone: (701) 252-3590, Fax: (701) 252-3591, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 669A, N669A, N-669A, Serial Number: 22-71, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/07/2020
    Registrant (Individual): James J Leppert, 6316 88th Ave Se, Dickey, ND 58431

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dickey, ND
  • 69.2%Electricity
  • 15.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dickey, ND
  • 100.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Dickey compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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