For population 25 years and over in Grafton:
For population 15 years and over in Grafton city:
55 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,299 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (110.5 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (309.1 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (656.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Nash, ND (2.5 miles) , Auburn, ND (2.5 miles) , Minto, ND (3.0 miles ), Hoople, ND (3.6 miles ), Forest River, ND (3.7 miles) , St. Thomas, ND (3.8 miles ), Drayton, ND (3.8 miles ), Ardoch, ND (3.9 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 48.42 N, Longitude: 97.41 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +652 (+15.1%)
Area code: 701
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Grafton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -420 (-8.5%).
Work and jobs in Grafton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grafton, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grafton-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Grafton city center caused $1 million in damages.
On 8/26/2007, a category F4 tornado 49.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $50 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Walsh County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 15, Floods: 12, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Barry Tallackson - Ice hockey player, Les Lear - NFL player and coach, Paula Winslowe - Actor.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Grafton and their reported violations in the past:GRAFTON CITY OF (Population served: 4516, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 17.5% for other race residents, 17.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Grafton city (based on Walsh County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 93.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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4.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,439 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:
6.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,672 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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Grafton fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 2005 03:30 PM, Prospect Ave, 9th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 3, 2005 05:35 AM, Westwood Ave, 11th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 26, 1992 00:40 AM, Hi Way 81, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 21, 1990 04:20 PM, Hill Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 14, 1986 03:20 PM, 5th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 27, 1983 08:34 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 9, 1978 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 12 meters (39ft)
Total costs: $414,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,140
Total average daily truck traffic: 320
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 5,960
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Grafton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Grafton, ND)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grafton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Grafton)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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