Fingal, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 96 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -27.8%
Males: 48  (50.0%)
Females: 48  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  25.1 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58031

Estimated median household income in 2016: $64,772 (it was $35,875 in 2000)
Fingal:

$64,772
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $36,383 (it was $13,903 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $27,919 (it was $14,300 in 2000)
Fingal:

$27,919
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $59,249; Detached houses: $66,779; Mobile homes: $12,584

Median gross rent in 2016: $992.

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  • Races in Fingal, ND (2010)

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    • 9496.9%White alone
    • 22.1%American Indian alone
    • 11.0%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fingal: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (54.1%), Norwegian (13.5%), Swedish (8.1%), American (1.4%), French (1.4%), Russian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1280 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 239 people per square mile   (very low).

Fingal, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Fingal:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fingal city:

  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 73.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
North Dakota:

1.9%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Fingal, North Dakota as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Fingal to the number of sex offenders is 128 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $640 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $517 (1.2%)

Fingal satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (47.2 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (250.9 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (604.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nome, ND (2.4 miles) , Kathryn, ND (3.2 miles) , Alice, ND (3.4 miles) , Oriska, ND (3.4 miles) , Tower City, ND (3.5 miles ), Enderlin, ND (3.6 miles ), Valley City, ND (3.9 miles ), Buffalo, ND (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $85,000

Latitude: 46.76 N, Longitude: 97.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

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

2.4%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-3.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (28%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (38%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (41%)
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)

Average climate in Fingal, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fingal-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Fingal city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fingal-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 78% 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 639.2 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 112.9 miles away from Fingal center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 192.9 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 104.0 miles away from the city 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 80.7 miles away from Fingal center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.0 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 Barnes County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 21, Storms: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fingal topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fingal:

  • MARYHILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ENDERLIN, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #5 (Hospital, about 15 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CTR-CHILDRENS PROG #1 (Hospital, about 15 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL OF VALLEY CITY Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #4 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #2 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • MERCY HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fingal:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 48 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 50 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 50 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 66 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • University of North Dakota (about 88 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 88 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Northern State University (about 97 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)

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

Barnes 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: 16.8%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.7%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Fingal (2011 data):

  • Quality Bank: at 410 3rd Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $25.4 mil, Deposits: $23.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Quality Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.9
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fingal city (based on Barnes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36819
Catholic1,7006
Evangelical Protestant96811
Other32
None4,027-
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
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

14.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnes County:

27.7%
North Dakota:

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

12.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

25.0%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
North Dakota:

28.5

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fingal:

8.0
North Dakota:

6.9

General health condition:
Fingal:

50.0%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.0%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fingal, 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$400
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$204
Sewerage 0$0 1$180
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$200
Totals for Government 0$0 9$984

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $38,000 ($395.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($104.17)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($104.17)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($93.75)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($52.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($20.83)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($10.42)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($10.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($10.42)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $43,000 ($447.92)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($104.17)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($104.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $36,000 ($375.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $10,000 ($104.17)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($41.67)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($41.67)
    Rents: $2,000 ($20.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($52.08)
    General Support: $3,000 ($31.25)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($52.08)
    NEC: $1,000 ($10.42)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $17,000 ($177.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($72.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($104.17)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $91,000 ($947.92)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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  1.22% ($32,352 average AGI)
from Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($34,963)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,374 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
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 Cass County, ND  1.86% ($32,169 average AGI)
to Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($38,815)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.36% ($41,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fingal:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KQLX (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fingal:

  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFBN (88.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: FARGO BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KQLX-FM (106.1 FM; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fingal:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVRR (Channel 15; FARGO, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • BPS H, 4805 145th Ave Se (Lat: 46.744972 Lon: -97.429528), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQSG861
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Gregg ChristensenRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc,, 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0QYU, Grant Date: 02/15/1995, Expiration Date: 02/15/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2007, Registrant: Norma N Duppler, 4605 County Rd 21, Fingal, ND 58031

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300-D (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 115RF , Serial Number: 17556810, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Rodney J Fernow, 13044 47th St Se, Fingal, ND 58031, Other Owners: Genella M Fernow

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Fingal compared to North Dakota 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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