Gackle, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 298 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.0%
 
Males: 142  (47.7%)
Females: 156  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  46.1 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 58442.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,352 (it was $22,875 in 2000)
Gackle:

$37,352
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,083 (it was $15,801 in 2000)

Gackle city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,014 (it was $31,300 in 2000)
Gackle:

$44,014
ND:

$155,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $454.

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  • Races in Gackle, ND (2010)

    Gackle races chart
    • 30096.8%White alone
    • 31.0%Asian alone
    • 20.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gackle: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (51.1%), Norwegian (8.3%), Swedish (5.1%), Russian (4.7%), Irish (4.4%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1930 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 549 people per square mile   (low).

Gackle, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Gackle:

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gackle city:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 3.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $590 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $637 (1.5%)

Gackle satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (78.6 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (305.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (656.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Streeter, ND (3.2 miles) , Jud, ND (3.7 miles) , Cleveland, ND (4.3 miles) , Medina, ND (4.5 miles ), Fredonia, ND (4.6 miles) , Kulm, ND (4.9 miles ), Lehr, ND (5.1 miles) , Montpelier, ND (5.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $116,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.63 N, Longitude: 99.14 W

Area code: 701

Gackle household income distribution Gackle home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.8%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -145 (-30.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Gackle, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gackle-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Gackle city center caused $650,000 in damages.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 tornado 37.7 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gackle-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 574.5 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 162.8 miles away from Gackle center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 167.4 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 151.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 431.1 miles away from Gackle center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 368.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Logan County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 10, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gackle topographic map

Airports located in Gackle:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gackle:

  • University of Mary (about 77 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 81 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Northern State University (about 88 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 113 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 114 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 114 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 124 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

Public high school in Gackle:

Public elementary/middle school in Gackle:

See full list of schools located in Gackle

Library in Gackle:

  • GACKLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,583; Location: 302 MAIN; 5,225 books; 100 audio materials; 625 video materials; 7 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Gackle: Gackle Rural Fire Station (A), Gackle Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Logan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

GACKLE CITY OF (Population served: 310, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-06-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.1%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 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:  3.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
32 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
36 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Gackle 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.
  • Median age significantly above 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly 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.

Banks with branches in Gackle (2011 data):

  • Dakota Heritage Bank of North Dakota: Dakota Heritage Bank Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1905/09/01. Info updated 2009/04/07: Bank assets: $126.1 mil, Deposits: $113.3 mil, headquarters in Hunter, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Hunter Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gackle city (based on Logan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7986
Catholic6541
Evangelical Protestant1805
None358-
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
Logan County:

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

20.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Logan County:

27.7%
North Dakota:

27.6%
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$633
Streets and Highways 1$3,288$39,4560$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$221
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$47
Totals for Government 1$3,288$39,4564$901

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($110.74)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($104.03)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($100.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($57.05)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($40.27)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($33.56)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($10.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($10.07)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($10.07)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($3.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($20.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $42,000 ($140.94)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($36.91)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $19,000 ($63.76)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($40.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($33.56)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($13.42)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($241.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $19,000 ($63.76)
    General Support: $9,000 ($30.20)
    All Other: $1,000 ($3.36)
  • Tax - Property: $38,000 ($127.52)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.36)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $285,000 ($956.38)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $107,000 ($359.06)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $102,000 ($342.28)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $280,000 ($939.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($16.78)
    Other, NEC: $5,000 ($16.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $69,000 ($231.54)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($67.11)

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

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


6.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Gackle:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, 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)
  • KQDJ (1400 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gackle:

  • KYNU (98.3 FM; CARRINGTON, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXGT (95.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gackle:

  • KJRR (Channel 7; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KCSI-LP (Channel 32; WINDSOR, ETC., ND; Owner: CABLE SERVICES, INC.)
  • KJRE (Channel 19; ELLENDALE, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gackle)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 111 Cedar St E (Lat: 46.126361 Lon: -99.073444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPGA774
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.955 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/2004, Expiration Date: 11/30/2014
    Registrant: State Of North Dakota, State Radio Ciommunications, Fraine Barracks Road, Bldg.#35, Bismarck, ND 58505, Phone: (701) 328-8100, Fax: (701) 328-8181, Email:
  • 1/2 Mile S Of Jct Hwy 46 & Hwy 56 (Lat: 46.623861 Lon: -99.144833), Call Sign: KNFE852, Licensee ID: L00493808
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.360 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/03/2002, Expiration Date: 06/15/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2012
    Registrant: Christ Wegner, Gackle, ND 58442
  • Water Dept .8 Km S (Lat: 46.612750 Lon: -99.140667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPMF945
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/10/1998, Expiration Date: 07/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2003, Certifier: Joel Heitkamp
    Registrant: Dynamic Systems Inc, 6819 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55439-1502, Fax: (612) 941-9502
  • .8 Km S (Lat: 46.612778 Lon: -99.140278), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPZP999
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/2004, Expiration Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Brad Hejtmanek
    Registrant: Minn-Kota Communications, Inc, 7940 178th Ave Se, Wahpeton, ND 58075, Phone: (701) 642-9229, Fax: (701) 642-9220, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE7FAO, Licensee ID: L01070214
    Grant Date: 10/05/2005, Expiration Date: 10/05/2015, Certifier: Clinton A Wethered
    Registrant: Clinton A Wethered, 201 2nd Ave West, Gackle, ND 58442

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SCHLECHT LINCOLN ERNEST FISHER DAKOTA HAWK (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7878T , Serial Number: DH001ST
    Registrant (Individual): Lincoln E Schlecht, 6012 67th St Se, Gackle, ND 58442
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/02/1992

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gackle, ND
Most common first names in Gackle, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1778.8 years
Albert1278.3 years
Jacob1079.9 years
Fred880.0 years
Bertha883.4 years
Lydia881.0 years
Emma680.9 years
Edwin673.8 years
Edward687.5 years
Alvin566.6 years
Most common last names in Gackle, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schlenker1484.6 years
Remboldt1275.9 years
Mayer1076.4 years
Muller987.0 years
Morlock986.1 years
Miller774.7 years
Moos678.2 years
Wolff579.8 years
Klundt587.0 years
Janke571.8 years
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