Dodge, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 98 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.6%
Males: 34  (35.4%)
Females: 64  (64.6%)
Median resident age:  48.5 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 58625

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,621 (it was $16,250 in 2000)
Dodge:

$20,621
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,531 (it was $9,077 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,554 (it was $11,800 in 2000)
Dodge:

$64,554
ND:

$155,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $68,921; Detached houses: $77,882; Mobile homes: $26,446

Median gross rent in 2013: $857.

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    • 7788.5%White alone
    • 89.2%American Indian alone
    • 11.1%Two or more races
    • 11.1%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dodge: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (55.4%), English (10.0%), Norwegian (6.9%), Russian (6.9%), United States (5.4%), Swedish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 1988 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 210 people per square mile   (very low).

Dodge, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Dodge:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dodge city:

  • Never married: 12.1%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.8%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $461 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $443 (0.7%)

Dodge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (75.3 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (457.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (807.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Golden Valley, ND (2.5 miles) , Halliday, ND (2.7 miles ), Zap, ND (3.6 miles ), Dunn Center, ND (4.5 miles) , Beulah, ND (4.5 miles ), Killdeer, ND (5.1 miles ), Manning, ND (5.2 miles) , Hazen, ND (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 47.31 N, Longitude: 102.20 W

Area code: 701

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

1.1%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (45%)
  • Construction (36%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dodge, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dodge-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Dodge city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dodge-area historical earthquake activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 57% 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 448.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 602.5 miles away from Dodge center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 448.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 278.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 279.5 miles away from Dodge center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 377.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dunn County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dodge topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dodge:

  • Bismarck State College (about 74 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 3,015)
  • Minot State University (about 78 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • University of Mary (about 80 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Black Hills State University (about 211 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Northern State University (about 219 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 229 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • University of North Dakota (about 244 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)

Public elementary/middle school in Dodge:

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Dunn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.70
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.01
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.49. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.49
U.S.:

9.14

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

DODGE CITY OF (Population served: 87, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.5%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Dodge compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dodge city (based on Dunn County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,3795
Mainline Protestant1,1145
Evangelical Protestant1503
Other27-
None--
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: 2
Dunn County:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

12.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dunn County:

29.7%
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

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($163.27)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($142.86)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($61.22)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $34,000 ($346.94)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($142.86)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($132.65)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($122.45)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($102.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($91.84)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($61.22)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($51.02)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($30.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($10.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $58,000 ($591.84)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($71.43)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($10.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($214.29)
    Special Assessments: $16,000 ($163.27)
    General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($102.04)
    Rents: $1,000 ($10.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($122.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000 ($306.12)
    General Support: $3,000 ($30.61)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($30.61)
    NEC: $1,000 ($10.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $330,000 ($3367.35)

10.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,872 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.04%
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 Stark County, ND  0.93% ($30,846 average AGI)


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,785 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
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 Stark County, ND  1.35% ($70,500 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dodge:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHOL (1410 AM; 1 kW; BEULAH, ND; Owner: TWO GUYS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDIX (1230 AM; 1 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: STARRDAK, INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dodge:

  • KCAD (99.1 FM; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dodge)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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