Hamberg, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 21 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -25.0%
Males: 14  (66.7%)
Females: (33.3%)
Median resident age:  65.8 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58341

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,815 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Hamberg:

$46,815
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,841 (it was $30,100 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $20,758 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Hamberg:

$20,758
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $139,618; Detached houses: $139,123; Townhouses or other attached units: $124,048; Mobile homes: $101,786

Median gross rent in 2016: $582.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hamberg: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (42.9%), American (14.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1547 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 54 people per square mile   (very low).

Hamberg, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Hamberg:

  • High school or higher: 60.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 42.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hamberg city:

  • Never married: 13.2%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 33.9%

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

Hamberg city:  2.0% ($199)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Hamberg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (88.4 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (355.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (709.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Heimdal, ND (2.5 miles) , Fessenden, ND (3.1 miles ), Maddock, ND (3.7 miles ), Cathay, ND (3.9 miles) , Oberon, ND (4.3 miles) , New Rockford, ND (4.3 miles ), Selz, ND (4.3 miles) , Sheyenne, ND (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 47.76 N, Longitude: 99.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

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

3.0%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+47.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (40%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (40%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (40%)
  • Transportation occupations (40%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Production occupations (100%)
  • 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%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Hamberg, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hamberg-area historical tornado activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/1/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.8 miles away from the Hamberg city center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamberg-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 577.0 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 219.2 miles away from Hamberg center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 245.4 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 210.1 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 393.0 miles away from Hamberg center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 394.3 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 Wells County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 9, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hamberg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hamberg:

  • 4TH CORPORATION-FESSENDEN (Hospital, about 10 miles away; FESSENDEN, ND)

airports located in Hamberg:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamberg:

  • Minot State University (about 90 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 90 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 93 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 114 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 141 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 144 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 144 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

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Wells 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: 13.3%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  45.5%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hamberg city (based on Wells County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,5259
Evangelical Protestant1,19216
Catholic9734
None517-
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: 7
Wells County:

16.42 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

9.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

21.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Wells County:

28.5%
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

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
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  0.55% ($21,700 average AGI)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,071 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
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 Burleigh County, ND  0.72% ($48,308 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.61% ($31,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamberg:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHND (1470 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, ND; Owner: THREE WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, 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)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KDLR (1240 AM; 1 kW; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamberg:

  • KQZZ (96.7 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KZZY (103.5 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Steve Regitz, 51st Avenue Ne (Lat: 47.785806 Lon: -99.491639), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 38103 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Steve Regitz, 51st Avenue Ne (Lat: 47.785806 Lon: -99.491639), Type: 78.9, Structure height: 38103 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (27%)
  • Wood (27%)

Hamberg compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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