Gardena, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 30 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.1%
Males: 18  (61.5%)
Females: 12  (38.5%)
Median resident age:  60.0 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58748

Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,196 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Gardena:

$37,196
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,845 (it was $8,443 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $25,258 (it was $12,500 in 2000)
Gardena:

$25,258
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,695; Detached houses: $171,969; Townhouses or other attached units: $160,544; Mobile homes: $57,673
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gardena: 76.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (33.3%), Scandinavian (33.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1470 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 91 people per square mile   (very low).

Gardena, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Gardena:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gardena city:

  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.2%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

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

Gardena city:  1.6% ($199)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Gardena satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (131.2 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (428.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (782.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bottineau, ND (3.0 miles ), Kramer, ND (3.1 miles) , Willow City, ND (3.4 miles ), Upham, ND (3.6 miles) , Bantry, ND (3.9 miles) , Overly, ND (4.0 miles) , Souris, ND (4.1 miles) , Newburg, ND (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 48.70 N, Longitude: 100.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

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

3.6%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-9.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (67%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Personal care and service occupations (50%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (25%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (67%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (33%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Gardena, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gardena-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Gardena city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 tornado 28.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gardena-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 70% 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 560.1 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 296.3 miles away from Gardena center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 314.6 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 402.9 miles away from the city center
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 559.3 miles away from Gardena 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 194.0 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 Bottineau County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 11, Snows: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gardena topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gardena:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - BOTTINEAU (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BOTTINEAU, ND)
  • ST ANDREWS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BOTTINEAU, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gardena:

  • Minot State University (about 49 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 131 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 138 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 167 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 203 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 213 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 215 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

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Bottineau 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: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.2%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  15.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.3
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gardena city (based on Bottineau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,55414
Evangelical Protestant1,1507
Catholic8224
Other101
None1,893-
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: 4
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

20.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Bottineau County:

27.2%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Gardena:

40.0%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.0%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Gardena:

29.1
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gardena:

12.5%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gardena:

12.5%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.2
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Gardena:

40.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

37.5%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Gardena:

82.0%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gardena, 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 2$77
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$15
Totals for Government 0$0 6$92

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,000 ($100.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($66.67)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($33.33)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($33.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($133.33)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($33.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($100.00)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($33.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($100.00)
    Highways: $2,000 ($66.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $48,000 ($1600.00)

6.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
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 Ward County, ND  1.27% ($61,471 average AGI)
from Rolette County, ND  0.49% ($39,923)


6.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
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  1.72% ($39,565 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.56% ($31,533)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.52% ($32,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gardena:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gardena:

  • KBTO (101.9 FM; BOTTINEAU, ND; Owner: PROGRAMMERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (63%)
  • Electricity (38%)

Gardena compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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