Elgin, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 624 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 283  (45.4%)
Females: 341  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  54.3 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58533.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,947 (it was $22,391 in 2000)
Elgin:

$32,947
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,291 (it was $18,080 in 2000)

Elgin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,885 (it was $26,900 in 2000)
Elgin:

$75,885
ND:

$184,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $461.

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  • Races in Elgin, ND (2010)

    Elgin races chart
    • 63198.3%White alone
    • 60.9%American Indian alone
    • 40.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elgin: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (65.2%), American (7.9%), Finnish (4.8%), Norwegian (3.6%), English (2.4%), Canadian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2351 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 771 people per square mile   (low).

Elgin,ND real estate house value index trend

Elgin, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Elgin:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elgin city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 16.6%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

10 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
North Dakota:

3.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $728 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $702 (1.0%)

Elgin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (58.0 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (426.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (769.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Leipzig, ND (2.3 miles ), Heil, ND (2.6 miles) , Leith, ND (3.2 miles) , Carson, ND (3.6 miles ), Mott, ND (4.8 miles ), Raleigh, ND (5.1 miles) , Almont, ND (5.3 miles) , Glen Ullin, ND (5.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.40 N, Longitude: 101.84 W

Area code: 701

Elgin household income distribution Elgin home values distribution

Crime rates in Elgin (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (153.8 per 100,000)
  • 1 larceny count (153.8 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 17.6 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Crime rates in Elgin (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 thefts (375.9 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (188.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 30.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
North Dakota average:

1.95
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.5%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-9.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Elgin, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elgin-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Elgin city center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/29/1975, a category F4 tornado 14.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elgin-area historical earthquake activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 56% 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 445.5 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 603.5 miles away from Elgin center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 249.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 332.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 250.4 miles away from Elgin center
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 446.8 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 Grant County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elgin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Elgin:

  • JACOBSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL & CARE CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 601 EAST ST N)
  • JACOBSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CARE CENTER (601 EAST ST N)

airports located in Elgin:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elgin:

  • University of Mary (about 57 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 57 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Minot State University (about 131 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Black Hills State University (about 165 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 175 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Northern State University (about 175 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 242 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)

Public high school in Elgin:

Public elementary/middle school in Elgin:

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Notable location: Elgin Fire District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Schatz Motel (310 Railroad Avenue East).

Grant 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: 14.1%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.8 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  49.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
25 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
54 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Elgin (2011 data):

  • First International Bank & Trust: Elgin Branch at 204 North Main, branch established on 1910/06/01. Info updated 2008/06/03: Bank assets: $1,088.7 mil, Deposits: $962.1 mil, headquarters in Watford City, ND, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Watford City Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elgin city (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6794
Mainline Protestant5745
Evangelical Protestant47010
None671-
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: 1
Grant County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Grant County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

12.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

28.8%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

36.4%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elgin:

42.6%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Elgin:

28.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.6%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.7%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Elgin:

6.6
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

42.6%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

50.0%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Elgin:

78.0%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elgin, ND Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
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$1,598
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$514
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$124
Streets and Highways 1$2,004$24,0480$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$628
Totals for Government 1$2,004$24,04811$2,864

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $122,000 ($195.51)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($73.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000 ($57.69)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($36.86)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($24.04)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($19.23)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($4.81)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($3.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $71,000 ($113.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($68.91)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $37,000 ($59.29)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($16.03)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($14.42)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($14.42)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $117,000 ($187.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $45,000 ($72.12)
    General Support: $14,000 ($22.44)
  • Tax - Property: $58,000 ($92.95)
    Total General Sales: $31,000 ($49.68)
    NEC: $5,000 ($8.01)

Elgin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $724,000 ($1160.26)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $713,000 ($1142.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $11,000 ($17.63)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $80,000 ($128.21)

3.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,838 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
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 Burleigh County, ND  2.04% ($51,900 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elgin:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBJM (1400 AM; 1 kW; LEMMON, SD; Owner: MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFLN (960 AM; 5 kW; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Elgin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Portion Se 1/4 Sec 22 T134n R89w E East St Between 4th & 6th Ave (Lat: 46.410556 Lon: -101.844028), Type: Building, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: KNCW678, Licensee ID: L00459806
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.355 MHz, 163.250 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2012, Expiration Date: 02/18/2022Registrant: Jacobson Memorial Hospital Care Center
  • 11 Mi S & 3 Mi E (Lat: 46.236667 Lon: -101.755972), Call Sign: KNFD669, Licensee ID: L00497437
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.745 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 04/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2012Registrant: Ervin Bachmann, Rte 2, Elgin, ND 58533, Phone: (701) 584-2886
  • 3 N Elgin On Nd 49 1 1/2 E On Cr (Lat: 46.450000 Lon: -101.797639), Call Sign: WYW866
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/1999, Expiration Date: 02/06/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2004Registrant: Lester Nicklaus, Rr 1 Box 104, Elgin, ND 58533, Phone: (701) 584-2812
  • Lat: 46.401111 Lon: -101.807778, Call Sign: WPZF300, Licensee ID: L00746244
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.660 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2004, Expiration Date: 01/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2014, Certifier: Rodney D UlrichRegistrant: Rodney D Ulrich, 6925 Hwy 49, Elgin, ND 58533, Phone: (701) 584-2277
  • Lat: 46.401111 Lon: -101.807778, Call Sign: WQIV875
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.837 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: Rodney D UlrichRegistrant: Leischner Electric, 2866 Woodland Place, Bismark, ND 58504, Phone: (701) 258-1500, Email:
  • 606 Dakota St N (Lat: 46.407500 Lon: -101.843889), Call Sign: WQSI783
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, 462.312 MHz, 467.312 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2013, Expiration Date: 09/25/2023, Certifier: Jacque BauerRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-0226, Fax: (952) 469-0170, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WA0WLP, Licensee ID: L00910799, Grant Date: 07/25/2014, Expiration Date: 08/27/2024, Registrant: Mark J Worcester, 205 S Main St, Elgin, ND 58533
  • Call Sign: KD0KPG, Licensee ID: L01551772, Grant Date: 03/04/2010, Expiration Date: 03/04/2020, Certifier: Kendra L Ulrich, Registrant: Kendra L Ulrich, 6345 64th Ave Sw, Elgin, ND 58533

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84858 , Serial Number: 7AC-3577, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1958
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aaron D Levorsen, 7125 67th Ave Sw, Elgin, ND 58533, Other Owners: Julie M Levorsen

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

WOLLMAN RANCH (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-30-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-19-2012 to JUN-27-2012)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTH SHORE CONCESSIONS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAKE TSCHIDA DOWNSTREAM CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RIMROCK REC AREA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RIMROCK REC AT HIGHWAY 49 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SCHATZS POINT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-13-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
CRAPPIE CREEK NORTH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Elgin that have no violations reported:

  • ELGIN CITY OF (Population served: 642, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Elgin, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1774.5 years
William1380.4 years
Fred1281.7 years
Elizabeth1183.2 years
Albert1177.4 years
Henry1182.0 years
Arthur1181.6 years
Jacob1081.0 years
Esther1084.7 years
August1071.9 years
Most common last names in Elgin, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rivinius1285.5 years
Zeller1078.9 years
Roth1076.8 years
Eslinger1075.9 years
Schock1070.8 years
Ulrich983.1 years
Zimmerman985.3 years
Schatz977.3 years
Kramer774.1 years
Klein773.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Elgin, ND

  • True Value: 1

Elgin compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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