East Dunseith, North Dakota

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Population in 2010: 500. Population change since 2000: +128.3%
Males: 268  (53.7%)
Females: 232  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  24.4 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58329.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,876 (it was $8,667 in 2000)
East Dunseith:

$23,876
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $8,131 (it was $3,026 in 2000)

East Dunseith CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $78,243 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
East Dunseith:

$78,243
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $95,786; Detached houses: $119,052; Mobile homes: $9,374

Median gross rent in 2016: $374.

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  • Races in East Dunseith, ND (2010)

    East Dunseith races chart
    • 48697.2%American Indian alone
    • 81.6%Hispanic
    • 51.0%White alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

Races in East Dunseith detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Dunseith: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (77.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2070 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 415 people per square mile   (low).

East Dunseith,ND real estate house value index trend

East Dunseith, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in East Dunseith:

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 53.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Dunseith CDP:

  • Never married: 60.8%
  • Now married: 23.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

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

East Dunseith CDP:  0.3% ($199)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

East Dunseith satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (145.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (417.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (770.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dunseith, ND (2.0 miles ), Shell Valley, ND (2.8 miles ), Belcourt, ND (3.5 miles ), Overly, ND (3.7 miles) , Green Acres, ND (3.9 miles ), St. John, ND (3.9 miles ), Rolette, ND (4.0 miles ), Rolla, ND (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 48.86 N, Longitude: 100.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

East Dunseith household income distribution East Dunseith home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (20%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in East Dunseith: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in East Dunseith, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

East Dunseith-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the East Dunseith place center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/26/1986, a category F3 tornado 22.7 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Dunseith-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 73% 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 584.6 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 289.0 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 322.7 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 425.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 217.0 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 427.0 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 Rolette County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 10, Snows: 5, 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).
East Dunseith topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Dunseith:

  • DUNSEITH COM NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DUNSEITH, ND)
  • ROLETTE COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROLETTE, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Dunseith:

  • Minot State University (about 73 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 146 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of North Dakota (about 151 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • University of Mary (about 152 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 184 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 202 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 205 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

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Rolette 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: 48.8%
(100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.7 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  83.6%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  23.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
North Dakota average:

9.6

East Dunseith travel time to work - commute East Dunseith mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for East Dunseith CDP (based on Rolette County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,9317
Mainline Protestant1,3397
Evangelical Protestant84210
Other1271
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: 7
Rolette County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Rolette County:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Rolette County:

37.6%
North Dakota:

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

23.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.6%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

35.9%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
East Dunseith:

11.1%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
East Dunseith:

32.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
East Dunseith:

51.1%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
East Dunseith:

82.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Dunseith, ND Residents

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
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 Ward County, ND  0.73% ($21,438 average AGI)
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.59% ($15,615)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.46% ($23,500)


4.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Ward County, ND  0.64% ($16,750 average AGI)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.55% ($19,208)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.53% ($17,609)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Dunseith:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Dunseith:

  • KBTO (101.9 FM; BOTTINEAU, ND; Owner: PROGRAMMERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEYA (88.5 FM; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: KEYA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Dunseith:

  • K51EX (Channel 51; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K53DH (Channel 53; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K57EY (Channel 57; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K61EF (Channel 61; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K63ER (Channel 63; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K65FE (Channel 65; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K55FH (Channel 55; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K59DM (Channel 59; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (85%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

East Dunseith compared to North Dakota state average:

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

East Dunseith on our top lists:

  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the lowest real estate taxes percentage (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #24 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries"
  • #27 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #44 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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