Hazelton, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 230 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.0%
 
Males: 129  (56.4%)
Females: 101  (43.6%)
Median resident age:  32.7 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 58544.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,397 (it was $17,778 in 2000)
Hazelton:

$29,397
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,402 (it was $12,152 in 2000)

Hazelton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $47,301 (it was $13,300 in 2000)
Hazelton:

$47,301
ND:

$155,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $347.

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  • Races in Hazelton, ND (2010)

    Hazelton races chart
    • 22595.7%White alone
    • 52.1%American Indian alone
    • 41.7%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Two or more races

Races in Hazelton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hazelton: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (55.7%), Norwegian (10.6%), Russian (6.5%), Welsh (5.6%), Irish (4.4%), French (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1978 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 959 people per square mile   (low).

Hazelton,ND real estate house value index trend

Hazelton, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Hazelton:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hazelton city:

  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $569 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $438 (1.4%)

Hazelton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (32.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (354.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (701.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Braddock, ND (3.3 miles) , Linton, ND (3.9 miles ), Cannon Ball, ND (4.9 miles ), Napoleon, ND (4.9 miles ), Strasburg, ND (5.0 miles ), Solen, ND (5.1 miles) , Driscoll, ND (5.1 miles) , Menoken, ND (5.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000

Latitude: 46.48 N, Longitude: 100.28 W

Area code: 701

Hazelton household income distribution Hazelton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-6.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Hazelton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hazelton, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hazelton-area historical tornado activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Hazelton city center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/1/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hazelton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 66% 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 519.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 162.6 miles away from Hazelton center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 211.0 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 315.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 384.8 miles away from Hazelton center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Emmons County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Snows: 4, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hazelton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hazelton:

  • LINTON HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; LINTON, ND)

Airports located in Hazelton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hazelton:

  • University of Mary (about 28 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 35 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Northern State University (about 112 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Minot State University (about 131 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 168 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 169 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 169 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

Public high school in Hazelton:

Public elementary/middle school in Hazelton:

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

Emmons County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hazelton and their reported violations in the past:

HAZELTON CITY OF (Population served: 235, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.2%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.0%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Hazelton compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Hazelton (2011 data):

  • Bank of Hazelton: Bank Of Hazelton at 363 Main St, branch established on 1903/08/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $42.3 mil, Deposits: $38.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Other fuel (7%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hazelton city (based on Emmons County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,2336
Evangelical Protestant7355
Mainline Protestant6595
None--
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: 4
Emmons County:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Emmons County:

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Emmons County:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

14.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Emmons County:

26.4%
North Dakota:

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

15.1%
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
Streets and Highways 1$2,161$25,9320$0
Totals for Government 1$2,161$25,9320$1,193

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $27,000 ($117.39)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($113.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($100.00)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($69.57)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($30.43)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($26.09)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($13.04)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($4.35)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($21.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($21.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $55,000 ($239.13)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($73.91)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($17.39)
    All Other: $2,000 ($8.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $16,000 ($69.57)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($34.78)
    General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($26.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($108.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($52.17)
    General Support: $6,000 ($26.09)
  • Tax - Property: $25,000 ($108.70)
    Total General Sales: $9,000 ($39.13)
    NEC: $2,000 ($8.70)

Hazelton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $74,000 ($321.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $64,000 ($278.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($43.48)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $91,000 ($395.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $64,000 ($278.26)

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
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 Burleigh County, ND  1.18% ($39,125 average AGI)


4.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,048 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
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  1.84% ($37,280 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hazelton:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLXX (1270 AM; 1 kW; BISMARCK-MANDAN, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hazelton:

  • KCND (90.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYYY (92.9 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KACL (98.7 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBYZ (96.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNDR (104.7 FM; MANDAN, ND; Owner: CENTRAL DAKOTA ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KSSS (101.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KQDY (94.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKCT (97.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Hazelton:

  • KBME-TV (Channel 3; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMB-TV (Channel 12; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNDX (Channel 26; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRIME CITIES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFYR-TV (Channel 5; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
  • KBMY (Channel 17; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: KBMY-KMCY, LLC)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hazelton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 345 62nd St Se (Lat: 46.516667 Lon: -100.346944), Call Sign: WQIV915
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: John A Schmidt
    Registrant: Unicom, 3811 Lockport Street, Bismarck, ND 58803, Phone: (701) 258-1500, Email:


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hazelton)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Hazelton, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John979.9 years
Jacob774.7 years
Henry583.6 years
William484.7 years
George478.0 years
Clarence476.0 years
Paul480.0 years
Rose484.7 years
Esther378.3 years
Anna388.0 years
Most common last names in Hazelton, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schiermeiste1179.7 years
Grenz1080.8 years
Humann883.2 years
Baker774.5 years
Wagner677.0 years
Kurtz677.0 years
Appert591.4 years
Gimbel574.0 years
Stoller471.7 years
Kalberer484.4 years

Hazelton on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
  • #11 (58544) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German Russian first ancestries"
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