Hampden, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 47 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.7%
 
Males: 19  (41.0%)
Females: 28  (59.0%)
Median resident age:  57.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58338

Estimated median household income in 2016: $57,717 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Hampden:

$57,717
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $34,904 (it was $20,860 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $12,685 (it was $12,100 in 2000)
Hampden:

$12,685
ND:

$184,100
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    • 12.1%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hampden: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (50.0%), German (43.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1565 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 273 people per square mile   (very low).

Hampden, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Hampden:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 19.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hampden city:

  • Never married: 8.9%
  • Now married: 62.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 22.4%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $352 (1.3%)

Hampden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (143.9 miles , pop. 90,599).

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

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (706.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Alsen, ND (2.6 miles) , Loma, ND (3.0 miles) , Starkweather, ND (3.4 miles) , Munich, ND (3.5 miles ), Edmore, ND (3.6 miles ), Nekoma, ND (3.6 miles) , Calio, ND (3.8 miles) , Fairdale, ND (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 48.54 N, Longitude: 98.65 W

Area code: 701

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

2.7%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-32.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (63%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (63%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Transportation occupations (40%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Hampden, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hampden-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.1 miles away from the Hampden city center caused $1 million in damages.

On 6/21/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hampden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 78% 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 632.6 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 233.6 miles away from Hampden center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 301.3 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 227.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 208.1 miles away from Hampden center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 457.0 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 Ramsey County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 23, Storms: 12, Snows: 3, 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).
Hampden topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hampden:

  • University of North Dakota (about 85 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 119 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • Minot State University (about 124 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 143 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 146 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 146 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Bismarck State College (about 156 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)

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Notable location: Hampden Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Ramsey 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: 15.8%
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
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:

5.9
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

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Religion statistics for Hampden city (based on Ramsey County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,67113
Catholic2,4392
Evangelical Protestant61610
Other1342
None4,591-
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: 3
Ramsey County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Ramsey County:

6.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Ramsey County:

29.3%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
State:

13.0%
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$42
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$104
Sewerage 0$0 1$85
Totals for Government 0$0 7$231

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($170.21)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($106.38)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($85.11)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($42.55)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($42.55)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($21.28)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($21.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $12,000 ($255.32)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($148.94)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($21.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($85.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($42.55)
    General Support: $2,000 ($42.55)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($106.38)
    NEC: $1,000 ($21.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $95,000 ($2021.28)

6.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,003 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
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 Benson County, ND  0.99% ($32,478 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.69% ($28,313)
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.60% ($27,179)


6.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
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 Cass County, ND  0.86% ($36,050 average AGI)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.69% ($23,438)
to Benson County, ND  0.64% ($15,367)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hampden:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KNDK (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • KDLR (1240 AM; 1 kW; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hampden:

  • KYTZ (106.7 FM; WALHALLA, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAOC (105.1 FM; CAVALIER, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNDK-FM (95.7 FM; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hampden:

  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Bn Depot (Lat: 48.540278 Lon: -98.653167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WNFV900
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2011, Expiration Date: 04/15/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/02/2011Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5467T , Serial Number: 17251367, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Jack O Neidlinger, Po Box 206, Hampden, ND 58338

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)
  • Wood (10%)

Hampden compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age 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.
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