Karlsruhe, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 87 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -26.9%
Males: 50  (58.0%)
Females: 37  (42.0%)
Median resident age:  48.3 years
North Dakota median age:  34.9 years

Zip code: 58744

Estimated median household income in 2015: $73,868 (it was $19,375 in 2000)
Karlsruhe:

$73,868
ND:

$60,557

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $30,591 (it was $14,265 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $99,977 (it was $14,500 in 2000)
Karlsruhe:

$99,977
ND:

$180,900
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Karlsruhe: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (51.9%), Norwegian (25.9%), Polish (11.1%), Scotch-Irish (7.4%), Welsh (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1540 feet

Land area: 0.76 square miles.

Population density: 115 people per square mile   (very low).

Karlsruhe, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Karlsruhe:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 20.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Karlsruhe city:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $489 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $438 (0.4%)

Karlsruhe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (88.7 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (411.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (765.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bergen, ND (2.7 miles) , Balfour, ND (3.2 miles) , Voltaire, ND (3.4 miles) , Velva, ND (3.8 miles ), Granville, ND (4.0 miles ), Drake, ND (4.0 miles ), Kief, ND (4.1 miles) , Butte, ND (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 48.09 N, Longitude: 100.62 W

Area code: 701

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

3.2%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-16.2%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Construction (24%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Information (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (45%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Average climate in Karlsruhe, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Karlsruhe-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.6 miles away from the Karlsruhe city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/6/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Karlsruhe-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 68% 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 537.1 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 273.7 miles away from Karlsruhe center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 274.4 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 368.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 689.5 miles away from Karlsruhe center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 536.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McHenry County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 22, Storms: 13, Snows: 6, 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).
Karlsruhe topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Karlsruhe:

  • SOURIS VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VELVA, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Karlsruhe:

  • Minot State University (about 34 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 89 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 95 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 165 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 197 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 200 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 200 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

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

Cemetery: Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

McHenry 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 2015: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.4%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
North Dakota average:

10.0

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

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Religion statistics for Karlsruhe city (based on McHenry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,79416
Catholic1,3705
Evangelical Protestant4987
Other3-
None730-
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
McHenry County:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

11.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
McHenry County:

27.9%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Karlsruhe:

50.4%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Karlsruhe:

28.8
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.1%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Karlsruhe:

41.0%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

50.0%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Karlsruhe:

76.8%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Karlsruhe, 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

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $21,000 ($241.38)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($160.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($80.46)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($34.48)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($22.99)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($22.99)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($22.99)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($11.49)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($11.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $27,000 ($310.34)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($68.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($45.98)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($11.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($80.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($91.95)
    General Support: $3,000 ($34.48)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($34.48)
    NEC: $1,000 ($11.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $97,000 ($1114.94)

6.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,079 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
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 Ward County, ND  2.13% ($36,188 average AGI)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,504 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 Ward County, ND  2.59% ($34,345 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.45% ($34,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Karlsruhe:

  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, 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)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KHND (1470 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, ND; Owner: THREE WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Karlsruhe:

  • KYYX (97.1 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMPR (88.9 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIZZ (93.7 FM; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Karlsruhe:

  • KXMC-TV (Channel 13; MINOT, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSRE (Channel 6; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXND (Channel 24; MINOT, ND; Owner: PRIME CITIES BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Lynn A Nelson, Karlsruhe, Nd (Lat: 48.065833 Lon: -100.616389), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7018389715, , 24 2ND AVENUE, SE
  • Lynn A Nelson, Karlsruhe, Nd (Lat: 48.065833 Lon: -100.616389), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7018389715, , 24 2ND AVENUE, SE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • KARLSRUHE DED, Bnsf Ls34 Mp202.0 Karlsruhe Ded (Lat: 48.104889 Lon: -100.668861), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 2.7 m, Call Sign: WNML290
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.160 MHzGrant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 08/19/2023Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11861 , Serial Number: 829-72, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Kim E Haga, 412 Odessa St, Karlsruhe, ND 58744

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

KARLSRUHE CITY OF (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-12-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-15-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-19-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-03-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-06-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-19-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-20-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-20-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-19-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-06-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2010)
  • 6 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-11-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)

Karlsruhe compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • 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 below state average.
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