Hoople, North Dakota

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Population in 2017: 236 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -19.2%
 
Males: 135  (57.3%)
Females: 101  (42.7%)
Median resident age:

35.1 years
North Dakota median age:

35.4 years

Zip codes: 58243.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,275 (it was $29,250 in 2000)
Hoople:

$52,275
ND:

$61,843

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,422 (it was $14,836 in 2000)

Hoople city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,194 (it was $36,200 in 2000)
Hoople:

$103,194
ND:

$194,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $566.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hoople: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.3%
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Ancestries: Norwegian (24.5%), German (18.1%), Icelander (5.9%), Swedish (3.4%), American (2.5%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 890 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 660 people per square mile   (low).

Hoople, North Dakota map

36 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America).

This city:

11.7%
North Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $891 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $598 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (121.4 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (322.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (669.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Crystal, ND (2.1 miles),
Nash, ND (2.7 miles),
Auburn, ND (3.0 miles),
St. Thomas, ND (3.2 miles ),
Canton City, ND (3.3 miles),
Edinburg, ND (3.3 miles ),
Park River, ND (3.3 miles ),
Grafton, ND (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 48.54 N, Longitude: 97.64 W

Area code: 701

Distribution of median household income in Hoople, ND in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hoople, ND in 2017

Hoople satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
North Dakota:

3.0%
Most common industries in Hoople, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (25.8%)
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (38.7%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (6.5%)
  • Warehousing & storage (6.5%)
  • Machinery (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.2%)
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.6%)
  • Social assistance (6.1%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Hoople, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (16.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (14.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.7%)
  • Carpenters (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.1%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6.1%)

Average climate in Hoople, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hoople-area historical tornado activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Hoople city center caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/19/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.8 miles away from the city center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hoople-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 82% 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 676.2 miles away from Hoople 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 212.0 miles away from Hoople center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 207.8 miles away from Hoople center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 310.6 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 193.5 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 494.6 miles away from Hoople center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walsh County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 29
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 30, Storms: 16, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hoople topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hoople:

  • FIRST CARE HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PARK RIVER, ND)
  • FRIENDSHIP-605 (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PARK RIVER, ND)
  • STATE DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GRAFTON, ND)
  • UNITY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; GRAFTON, ND)
  • REM ND INC-SUMMIT (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GRAFTON, ND)
  • LUTHERAN SUNSET HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRAFTON, ND)
  • FRIENDSHIP-412 (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GRAFTON, ND)

Airports located in Hoople:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoople:

  • University of North Dakota (about 50 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 74 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 120 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 123 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 123 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Bemidji State University (about 148 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 164 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

Public elementary/middle school in Hoople:

  • VALLEY-EDINBURG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL-HOOPLE (Location: 2040 MYRTLE AVE, Grades: PK-4)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Hoople Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Walsh County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.8%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Hoople (2011 data):

  • First United Bank: Hoople Branch at 234 2nd Street, branch established on 2011/01/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.3 mil, Deposits: $128.6 mil, headquarters in Park River, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Holding Company Of Park River, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Hoople:

Marital status in Hoople, ND
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Hoople:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
North Dakota average:

9.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hoople, ND (based on Walsh County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,31520
Catholic3,3209
Evangelical Protestant68411
Other11
None2,799-
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: 6
This county:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Walsh County:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Walsh County:

14.52 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Walsh County:

8.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.4%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Walsh County:

13.6%
North Dakota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hoople:

45.0%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hoople:

38.8%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Hoople:

28.6
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.2%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.3%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hoople:

6.8
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Hoople:

33.5%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

49.2%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Hoople:

74.0%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoople, ND Residents
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 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$325
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 1$325

Hoople government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $158,000 ($669.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($118.64)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($93.22)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($33.90)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($21.19)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($16.95)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($16.95)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($8.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($67.80)

Hoople government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($135.59)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($33.90)
    Other: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $43,000 ($182.20)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($12.71)
    Rents: $2,000 ($8.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $28,000 ($118.64)
    Highways: $16,000 ($67.80)
    Other: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $19,000 ($80.51)
    Property: $18,000 ($76.27)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($8.47)

Hoople government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000 ($478.81)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $100,000 ($423.73)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($55.08)

Hoople government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $815,000 ($3453.39)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $88,000 ($372.88)

5.14% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,928 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
North Dakota average:

8.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.90% ($40,049 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hoople:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXPO (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAFTON, ND; Owner: KGPC COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KNDK (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hoople:

  • KYTZ (106.7 FM; WALHALLA, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAOC (105.1 FM; CAVALIER, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAUJ (100.9 FM; GRAFTON, ND; Owner: KGPC COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Hoople:

  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNRR (Channel 12; PEMBINA, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K58BP (Channel 58; GLASSTON, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.4mTotal length
  • $955,000Total costs
  • 5,650Total average daily traffic
  • 650Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,623Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hoople, ND - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hoople, ND

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 Mi W Of Hwy 18 Main St (Lat: 48.535278 Lon: -97.644806), Call Sign: KNDN824,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2012, Expiration Date: 10/26/2022, Registrant: 911/It/Gis Coordinator, 308 Courthouse Dr 7, Cavalier, ND 58220, Phone: (701) 265-8222, Fax: (701) 265-3194, Email:
  • 7245 141st Dr Ne (Lat: 48.459722 Lon: -97.589500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KNGH830,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2013, Expiration Date: 04/15/2023, Certifier: Kit Midgarden, Registrant: Stones Mobile Radio, Inc., 1550 47th Avenue, South, Grand Forks, ND 58201, Phone: (701) 772-6691, Fax: (701) 772-7096, Email:
  • Lat: 48.514083 Lon: -97.552583, Call Sign: WQSG917,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.325 MHz, 469.800 MHz, 451.325 MHz, 466.875 MHz, 461.875 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Clay Swanson, Registrant: Bearcom Wireless Worldwide, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7136, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WB0VWW, Licensee ID: L00394075, Grant Date: 05/03/2017, Expiration Date: 07/29/2027, Certifier: Maynard L Rieger, Registrant: Maynard L Rieger, 2060 Myrtle Ave, Hoople, ND 58243

Most common first names in Hoople, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Anna687.0 years
Leonard573.6 years
Henry485.0 years
Charles476.0 years
Clara484.8 years
Andrew485.0 years
Helen481.2 years
John469.8 years
Minnie486.5 years
Vernon471.0 years
Most common last names in Hoople, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1484.2 years
Fedje1079.6 years
Olson1074.7 years
Paulson881.1 years
Hurtt775.8 years
Midboe783.1 years
Anderson680.7 years
Fagerholt572.2 years
Aaland476.8 years
Berg473.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hoople, ND
  • 38.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.6%Electricity
  • 0.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hoople, ND
  • 52.9%Electricity
  • 35.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hoople compared to North Dakota 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 above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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