For population 25 years and over in Grace City:
For population 15 years and over in Grace City city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $350 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (104.9 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (319.4 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (673.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: McHenry, ND (3.2 miles) , Glenfield, ND (3.6 miles) , Carrington, ND (4.1 miles ), Kensal, ND (4.2 miles) , New Rockford, ND (4.2 miles ), Binford, ND (4.6 miles ), Warwick, ND (4.6 miles) , Sheyenne, ND (4.9 miles ).
Latitude: 47.55 N, Longitude: 98.80 W
Area code: 701
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-33.6%).
Average climate in Grace City, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grace City-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Grace City city center caused $200,000 in damages.
On 7/1/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Foster County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snows: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Grace City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grace City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.1%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Grace City compared to North Dakota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Grace City (based on Foster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 97.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Grace City government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,833 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:
6.84% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,874 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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Grace City fatal accident list:
Sep 24, 1979 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1