Hansboro, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 12 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +50.0%
Males: (77.8%)
Females: (22.2%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58339, 58365.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,240 (it was $13,750 in 2000)
Hansboro:

$23,240
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $90,749 (it was $9,850 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $159,986 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Hansboro:

$159,986
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $94,935; Detached houses: $95,260; Townhouses or other attached units: $94,989; Mobile homes: $79,617
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hansboro: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1606 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 65 people per square mile   (very low).

Hansboro, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Hansboro:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 5.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hansboro city:

  • Never married: 43.5%
  • Now married: 37.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

1 residents are foreign born (5.6% North America).

This city:

5.6%
North Dakota:

3.3%

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

Hansboro city:  1.9% ($1,583)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Hansboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (161.5 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (399.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (750.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rolla, ND (3.5 miles ), Rocklake, ND (3.6 miles) , St. John, ND (3.9 miles ), Green Acres, ND (4.0 miles ), Perth, ND (4.1 miles) , Sarles, ND (4.2 miles) , Belcourt, ND (4.3 miles ), Calvin, ND (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 48.95 N, Longitude: 99.38 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

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

2.3%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-60.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (80%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (50%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library 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 Hansboro, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hansboro-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.5 miles away from the Hansboro city center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/20/1965, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hansboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 76% 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 613.4 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 275.8 miles away from Hansboro center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 327.7 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 269.0 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 450.8 miles away from Hansboro 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 246.5 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 Towner County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 12, Snows: 4, 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).
Hansboro topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hansboro:

  • Minot State University (about 101 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • University of North Dakota (about 128 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 159 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • Bismarck State College (about 162 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 167 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 186 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 189 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

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Hotel: Old Lumber Yard Motel (101 2nd Avenue South).

Towner 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: 27.8%
Average household size:
This city:  1.5 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  50.0%
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

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.1
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

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Religion statistics for Hansboro city (based on Towner County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5144
Catholic4603
Evangelical Protestant2733
None999-
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: 1
Towner County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Towner County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

13.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Towner County:

27.6%
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

6.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,746 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
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 Ramsey County, ND  1.00% ($37,400 average AGI)


5.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($92,712 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
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  1.11% ($16,182 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hansboro:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNDK (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hansboro:

  • KEYA (88.5 FM; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: KEYA, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)

Hansboro compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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