Esmond, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 101 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -36.5%
Males: 40  (40.0%)
Females: 61  (60.0%)
Median resident age:  55.4 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58332

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,065 (it was $33,281 in 2000)
Esmond:

$32,065
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $67,911 (it was $17,706 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $42,096 (it was $14,800 in 2000)
Esmond:

$42,096
ND:

$184,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $527.

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  • Races in Esmond, ND (2010)

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    • 9999.0%White alone
    • 11.0%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Esmond: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (57.8%), Norwegian (11.1%), English (6.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1623 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 224 people per square mile   (very low).

Esmond, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Esmond:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Esmond city:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
North Dakota:

3.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $695 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $302 (0.9%)

Esmond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (96.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (375.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (729.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Maddock, ND (3.5 miles ), Selz, ND (3.7 miles) , Balta, ND (3.9 miles) , Heimdal, ND (4.2 miles) , Orrin, ND (4.3 miles) , Harvey, ND (4.5 miles ), York, ND (4.6 miles) , Knox, ND (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 48.03 N, Longitude: 99.76 W

Area code: 701

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

3.5%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -37 (-18.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (33%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (33%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (33%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Esmond, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Esmond-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Esmond city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 8/8/2001, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the city center caused $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Esmond-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 72% 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 572.4 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 240.3 miles away from Esmond center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 264.8 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 395.3 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 231.5 miles away from Esmond center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 396.6 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 Benson County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 22, Storms: 12, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Esmond topographic map

Birthplace of: Gilmore Schjeldahl - Inventor.

airports located in Esmond:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Esmond:

  • Minot State University (about 73 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 98 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 102 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 125 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 160 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 162 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 163 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

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Notable locations in Esmond: Esmond Fire Protection District Station (A), Esmond Community Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Benson 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: 31.6%
Average household size:
This city:  1.7 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  44.8%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Esmond (2011 data):

  • Ramsey National Bank: Paying And Receiving Branch at #32 Northern Pacific Avenue West, branch established on 1965/10/01. Info updated 2011/11/28: Bank assets: $241.1 mil, Deposits: $208.6 mil, headquarters in Devils Lake, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Ramsey Financial Corporation And Affiliates Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

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Religion statistics for Esmond city (based on Benson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,6388
Mainline Protestant1,73214
Evangelical Protestant3016
Other18-
None971-
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: 3
Benson County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Benson County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Benson County:

31.5%
North Dakota:

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

12.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.8%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.2%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.0%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Esmond:

6.8
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

37.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Esmond:

47.6%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.9%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Esmond, 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$900
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$138
Sewerage 0$0 1$450
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$600
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,088

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,000 ($148.51)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($148.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($138.61)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($118.81)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($59.41)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($19.80)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($9.90)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($9.90)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $33,000 ($326.73)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($118.81)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($49.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($69.31)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($49.50)
    Property Sale Other: $2,000 ($19.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($79.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($108.91)
    General Support: $4,000 ($39.60)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($79.21)
    NEC: $1,000 ($9.90)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $186,000 ($1841.58)

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,880 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Ramsey County, ND  1.38% ($15,367 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.60% ($24,769)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Ramsey County, ND  2.10% ($32,478 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.78% ($25,647)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.46% ($24,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Esmond:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHND (1470 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, ND; Owner: THREE WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Esmond:

  • KQZZ (96.7 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Esmond)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ESMOND, 6mi W On Ndhwy 19 Fr (Lat: 48.021944 Lon: -99.890389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQH32
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/2008, Expiration Date: 06/24/2018Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • ESMOND, 1.5 Mi N (Lat: 48.055833 Lon: -99.760417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WGX902
    Assigned Frequencies: 6610.62 MHz, 6590.62 MHz, 6555.62 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2011, Expiration Date: 11/14/2021Registrant: Otter Tail Power Company, 215 South Cascade Street, Fergus Falls, MN 56537, Phone: (218) 739-8584, Fax: (218) 739-8632, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: ENGKVIST ROBERT D ENGKVIST STARDUSTER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-C4B5 (250 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 410SL , Serial Number: 2384, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 04/04/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Engkvist, 4538 44th St Ne, Esmond, ND 58332
  • Aircraft: HILLER UH-12C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 63 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6VS-335 SER (240 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 54594 , Serial Number: 873, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Lane H Jacobson, 4378 42nd St Ne, Esmond, ND 58332
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR R-975 SER (550 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6822Q , Serial Number: 324B, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Erickson Aerial Spraying LLC, 4233 46th Ave Ne, Esmond, ND 58332
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74828 , Serial Number: AA5B0374, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Clark A Slater, 4249 47th Ave Ne, Esmond, ND 58332
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98755 , Serial Number: 18983, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Lane H Jacobson, , Esmond, ND 58332

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Other fuel (7%)

Esmond compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income 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.
  • 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.
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