Doran, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 54 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.5%
 
Males: 41  (76.2%)
Females: 13  (23.8%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 56522

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,045 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Doran:

$54,045
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $35,775 (it was $15,959 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $60,830 (it was $31,300 in 2000)
Doran:

$60,830
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $58,388; Detached houses: $58,006
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Doran: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (80.0%), Norwegian (10.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 975 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 260 people per square mile   (very low).

Doran, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Doran:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Doran city:

  • Never married: 34.1%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Doran city:  0.9% ($281)
Minnesota:  1.1% ($1,297)

Doran satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (50.0 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (177.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (530.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Campbell, MN (2.7 miles ), Breckenridge, MN (2.7 miles ), Wahpeton, ND (2.9 miles ), Tenney, MN (3.1 miles) , Foxhome, MN (3.2 miles) , Fairmount, ND (3.3 miles ), Nashua, MN (3.6 miles) , Tintah, MN (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 46.18 N, Longitude: 96.48 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 218

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

2.6%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -19 (-24.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (60%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (67%)
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (60%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (67%)
  • Sales and related occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Doran, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Doran-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/2/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Doran city center killed 2 people and injured 19 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Doran-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 82% 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 41.5 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 36.5 miles away from Doran center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 197.2 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 32.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 696.6 miles away from Doran center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.8 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 Wilkin County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Doran topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Doran:

  • RICHLAND COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WAHPETON, ND)
  • RED RIVER HUMAN SERVICES-348 (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WAHPETON, ND)
  • ST CATHERINES LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WAHPETON, ND)
  • RED RIVER HUMAN SERVICES-821 (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WAHPETON, ND)
  • RED RIVER HUMAN SERVS-1348 (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WAHPETON, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Doran:

  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 9 miles; Wahpeton, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 20 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 49 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 50 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 52 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 58 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Ridgewater College (about 100 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)

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Wilkin 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%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  14.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

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:

5.7
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

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Religion statistics for Doran city (based on Wilkin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,69110
Catholic1,5032
Evangelical Protestant6766
Other11
None1,705-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Wilkin County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wilkin County:

27.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

3.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

41.7%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.8%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

34.0
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

33.3%
Minnesota:

21.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Doran:

7.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Doran:

33.3%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Doran:

58.3%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Doran:

86.7%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Doran, MN 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$205
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,358
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$307
Totals for Government 0$0 14$1,870

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($92.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($92.59)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($55.56)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($37.04)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($18.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($18.52)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($18.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($148.15)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($74.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($55.56)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($37.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $8,000 ($148.15)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($111.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $65,000 ($1203.70)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

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 Richland County, ND  1.57% ($42,452 average AGI)
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.67% ($26,222)
from Cass County, ND  0.41% ($31,091)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

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 Richland County, ND  1.49% ($35,400 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.82% ($51,500)
to Cass County, ND  0.82% ($31,682)

Strongest AM radio stations in Doran:

  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KBMW (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KJJK (1020 AM; 2 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Doran:

  • KZCR (103.3 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC)
  • KLTA (105.1 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KJJK-FM (96.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB-FM (92.7 FM; KINDRED, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEGK (106.9 FM; WAHPETON, ND; Owner: GUDERIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNWF (91.5 FM; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBOT (104.1 FM; PELICAN RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WASHINGTON RADIO, INC,)

TV broadcast stations around Doran:

  • K49FA (Channel 49; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA ED. TV CORP.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Doran NW, Lat: 46.184444 Lon: -96.309139, Type: Silo, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQII527
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Jeffrey J OlsonRegistrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Email:
  • Doran NE, Lat: 46.184444 Lon: -96.484917, Type: Silo, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQII527
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Jeffrey J OlsonRegistrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Email:
  • Doran SE, Lat: 46.184444 Lon: -96.484917, Type: Silo, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQII527
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Jeffrey J OlsonRegistrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Email:
  • Doran SW, Lat: 46.184444 Lon: -96.484917, Type: Silo, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQII527
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Jeffrey J OlsonRegistrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Email:
  • DORIAN, Atlantic Ave (Lat: 46.184389 Lon: -96.484889), Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQTX466, Licensee ID: L00679540
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/29/2024, Certifier: Jeff OlsonRegistrant: Red River Rural Telephone Association, 510 Broadway, Abercrombie, ND 58001, Phone: (701) 553-8309, Fax: (701) 553-9099, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MAULE MXT-7-180A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10421 , Serial Number: 21017C, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): Deal Enterprises Inc, 2882 410th St, Doran, MN 56522

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21%)

Doran compared to Minnesota 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 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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