Dickey, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 42 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -26.3%
Males: 15  (36.0%)
Females: 27  (64.0%)
Median resident age:  50.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 58431

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,584 (it was $18,500 in 2000)
Dickey:

$38,584
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,715 (it was $10,547 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $23,474 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Dickey:

$23,474
ND:

$155,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $27,702; Detached houses: $27,988
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dickey: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.5%), Norwegian (15.0%), Polish (10.0%), Irish (7.5%), United States (7.5%), Dutch (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 192 people per square mile   (very low).

Dickey, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Dickey:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dickey city:

  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 21.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $201 (0.8%)

Dickey satellite photo by USGS

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

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

2.6%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (57%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Public administration (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (43%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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 slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 75% 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 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 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 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 the city 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 La Crosse County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dickey topographic map

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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
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

Dickey compared to North Dakota 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (40%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dickey city (based on LaMoure County data)

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.
North Dakota:

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

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
LaMoure County:

27.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%
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

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,000 ($119.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($71.43)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($23.81)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($23.81)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($23.81)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($23.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($142.86)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($47.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($23.81)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($23.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($71.43)
    General Support: $1,000 ($23.81)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($47.62)
    NEC: $1,000 ($23.81)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($95.24)

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.)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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