For population 25 years and over in Fairmount:
For population 15 years and over in Fairmount city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $929 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (57.4 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (178.3 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (530.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Tenney, MN (2.7 miles) , White Rock, SD (3.1 miles) , Campbell, MN (3.1 miles ), Doran, MN (3.3 miles) , Great Bend, ND (3.4 miles) , Tintah, MN (3.7 miles) , Nashua, MN (3.8 miles) , Hankinson, ND (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.05 N, Longitude: 96.60 W
Area code: 701
Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-4.7%).
Work and jobs in Fairmount: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fairmount, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fairmount-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the Fairmount city center injured 11 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/10/1982, a category F3 tornado 6.8 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fairmount-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 91% 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 37.9 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 30.2 miles away from Fairmount 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 22.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richland County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fairmount:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmount:
Public high school in Fairmount:
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Public elementary/middle school in Fairmount:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairmount and their reported violations in the past:FAIRMOUNT CITY OF (Population served: 406, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.9%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Fairmount compared to North Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Fairmount (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Fairmount (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fairmount government finances in 2006 (per resident):
6.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,719 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,607 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: