Epping, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 88 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.4%
Males: 40  (45.5%)
Females: 48  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
North Dakota median age:  34.9 years

Zip code: 58843

Estimated median household income in 2015: $64,204 (it was $29,167 in 2000)
Epping:

$64,204
ND:

$60,557

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $44,839 (it was $14,167 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $161,728 (it was $16,700 in 2000)
Epping:

$161,728
ND:

$180,900
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  • Races in Epping, ND (2010)

    Epping races chart
    • 8181.0%White alone
    • 1111.0%American Indian alone
    • 55.0%Asian alone
    • 33.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Epping: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (50.0%), German (16.7%), Irish (4.2%), Polish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2218 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 231 people per square mile   (very low).

Epping, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Epping:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Epping city:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.9%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Epping, North Dakota as of September 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Epping to the number of sex offenders is 99 to 1.


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

Epping city:  1.9% ($325)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Epping satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (157.5 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (530.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (883.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Springbrook, ND (2.3 miles) , Ray, ND (3.1 miles ), Williston, ND (3.9 miles ), Tioga, ND (4.6 miles ), Alamo, ND (4.6 miles) , Wildrose, ND (5.0 miles) , White Earth, ND (5.3 miles) , Arnegard, ND (5.7 miles) .

Latitude: 48.28 N, Longitude: 103.36 W

Area code: 701

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

1.8%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+54.9%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (53%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (40%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (41%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (40%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Epping, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Epping-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/11/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the Epping city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 7/5/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.4 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Epping-area historical earthquake activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 53% 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 432.2 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 577.8 miles away from Epping 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 430.7 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 305.9 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 62.3 miles away from Epping center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 306.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Williams County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Epping topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Epping:

  • BETHEL LUTHERAN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)
  • OPPORTUNITY FOUNDATION-821 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)
  • MERCY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)
  • OPPORTUNITY FOUNDATION-1808 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL - WILLISTON (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)
  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WILLISTON, ND)

Amtrak station near Epping:

  • 16 miles: WILLISTON (1 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Epping:

  • Minot State University (about 95 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 156 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 163 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Black Hills State University (about 263 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 291 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • University of North Dakota (about 292 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Sheridan College (about 297 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)

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

Tourist attraction: Buffalo Trails Museum (Po Box 22).

Williams 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 2013 was 92.3. This is worse than average.

City:

92.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.60
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 6.2%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.0%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
North Dakota average:

10.0

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

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Religion statistics for Epping city (based on Williams County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,40221
Catholic3,2485
Evangelical Protestant2,56623
Other6812
None9,501-
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: 5
Williams County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Williams County:

7.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Williams County:

27.6%
North Dakota:

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

11.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Epping:

65.2%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

27.9%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.0
State:

28.5

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.9

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.8%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Epping, ND 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$150
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$100
Totals for Government 0$0 5$250

13.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.33%
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 Cass County, ND  0.43% ($40,500 average AGI)
from Ward County, ND  0.43% ($41,333)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.41% ($36,475)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($57,334 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
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  0.66% ($73,883 average AGI)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.43% ($40,769)
to Cass County, ND  0.25% ($25,913)

Strongest AM radio stations in Epping:

  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KTGO (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; TIOGA, ND; Owner: TIOGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KATQ (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLENTYWOOD, MT; Owner: RADIO INTERNAT'L-KATQ B/CAST ASSOC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Epping:

  • K201FJ (88.1 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K274AD (102.7 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: WILLISTON CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • K212DW (90.3 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KTHC (95.1 FM; SIDNEY, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KYYZ (96.1 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KDSR (101.1 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: WILLISTON COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP. D/B/A KDSR(FM))
  • KPPR (89.5 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC B/CNG, INC.)
  • K219CB (91.7 FM; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Epping:

  • KXMD-TV (Channel 11; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWSE (Channel 4; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUMV-TV (Channel 8; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $536,000Total costs
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 8Total average daily truck traffic
  • 100Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Epping)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Epping, ND)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Epping, 9mi E Of Jct Ndhwy 2 & 85 Nr (Lat: 48.345000 Lon: -103.431278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQH41
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/2008, Expiration Date: 06/24/2018Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4958, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • WHEELOCK, 7.5 Mi S. Of (Lat: 48.226278 Lon: -103.289528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WQRU778
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/30/2013, Expiration Date: 07/30/2023, Certifier: Robert SandboRegistrant: Continental Resources, Inc., Okc, OK 73126, Phone: (405) 774-5936, Email:
  • EPPING R, 13 Mi Ssw (Lat: 48.445556 Lon: -103.442111), Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: KAK37
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 09/12/2000Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Avenue, Room Co G1.24, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8706, Fax: (303) 707-9775, Email:
  • EPPING R, 13 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 48.112222 Lon: -103.442111), Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: KAV49
    Assigned Frequencies: 6293.60 MHz, 6249.10 MHz, 6412.20 MHz, 6367.70 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/1992, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2000Registrant: Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, 100 S 19th St 2 Central Prk Plaza, Omaha, NE 68102

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 2 Miles North & .25 Mile East Of Epping (Lat: 48.306944 Lon: -103.343778), Call Sign: KAI928
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.630 MHz, 152.690 MHzExpiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999Registrant: Northwest Communications Cooperative, 111 Railroad Avenue, Ray, ND 58849

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0LMV, Grant Date: 11/23/1993, Expiration Date: 11/23/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2005, Registrant: Lindsay P Jordan, Epping, ND 58843

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Epping, ND

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Epping compared to North Dakota 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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