Inkster, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 50 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -51.0%
Males: 33  (66.7%)
Females: 17  (33.3%)
Median resident age:  53.0 years
North Dakota median age:  39.0 years

Zip code: 58244

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,387 (it was $24,107 in 2000)
Inkster:

$32,387
ND:

$53,585
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,438 (it was $12,719 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $23,792 (it was $13,400 in 2000)
Inkster:

$23,792
ND:

$142,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $17,473; Detached houses: $19,623; Mobile homes: $5,647
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  • White alone - 45 (90.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (6.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (4.0%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Inkster: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.4%), Norwegian (14.3%), English (10.7%), Irish (10.7%), Swedish (7.1%), United States (7.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1029 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 50 people per square mile   (very low).

Inkster, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Inkster:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Inkster city:

  • Never married: 11.0%
  • Now married: 69.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 6.3%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Inkster, North Dakota as of March 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Inkster to the number of sex offenders is 25 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $500 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $250 (1.4%)

Inkster satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (96.8 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (303.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (653.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Conway, ND (2.4 miles) , Fordville, ND (2.9 miles ), Forest River, ND (3.1 miles) , Gilby, ND (3.1 miles ), Pisek, ND (3.4 miles) , Dahlen, ND (3.6 miles) , Ardoch, ND (3.8 miles) , Niagara, ND (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 48.15 N, Longitude: 97.64 W

Area code: 701

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

3.7%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+9.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (24%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (50%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)

Average climate in Inkster, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

Inkster-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the Inkster city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $50 million in damages.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 tornado 31.6 miles away from the city center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Inkster-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 81% 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 667.7 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 187.7 miles away from Inkster center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 285.2 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 167.6 miles away from Inkster center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 480.0 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 Grand Forks County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 25, Storms: 13, Snows: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Inkster topographic map

Birthplace of: John Silas Lundy - Physicians.

Airports located in Inkster:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Inkster:

  • University of North Dakota (about 31 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 69 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 96 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 98 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 99 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Bemidji State University (about 137 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 4,316)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 139 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

Public high school in Inkster:

Public elementary/middle schools in Inkster:

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Notable location: Inkster Rural Fire Protection District Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grand Forks 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 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  60.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Inkster compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income 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 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (54%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Other fuel (12%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Inkster city (based on Grand Forks County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.92%
Here: 60.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents41.2%39.2%3.6%2.3%1.7%
Congregations9.3%30.7%6.7%5.3%6.7%
NameEvangelical Free Church of AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssociation of Free Lutheran CongregationsAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.4%1.2%1.2%1.2%7.2%
Congregations1.3%1.3%4.0%4.0%30.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Grand Forks County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Grand Forks County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grand Forks County:

29.0%
North Dakota:

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

11.6%
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 2$204
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$190
Totals for Government 0$0 6$394

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

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($140.00)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($120.00)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($80.00)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($40.00)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($20.00)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($20.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($200.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($60.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($160.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $4,000 ($80.00)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($40.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($80.00)
    General Support: $2,000 ($40.00)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($60.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $53,000 ($1060.00)

8.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.50%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($971 average AGI)
Grand Forks County:

0.21%
North Dakota average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Polk County, MN  0.91% ($30,517 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.57% ($41,345)
from Walsh County, ND  0.29% ($32,387)


9.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,104 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.93%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

0.38% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,349 average AGI)
Grand Forks County:

0.38%
North Dakota average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cass County, ND  0.96% ($32,208 average AGI)
to Polk County, MN  0.85% ($34,149)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.33% ($36,128)

Strongest AM radio stations in Inkster:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KXPO (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAFTON, ND; Owner: KGPC COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KUND (1370 AM; 1 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA)
  • KMAV (1520 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MAYVILLE, ND; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Inkster:

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

TV broadcast stations around Inkster:

  • KGFE (Channel 2; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDAZ-TV (Channel 8; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0FWB
    Grant Date: 02/06/1990, Expiration Date: 02/06/2000, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2002
    Registrant: Gary L Bornsen, Rt 2 Box 39, Inkster, ND 58244

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
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