Kathryn, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 52 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.5%
 
Males: 25  (48.3%)
Females: 27  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  65.8 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 58049

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,345 (it was $19,375 in 2000)
Kathryn:

$23,345
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,473 (it was $15,618 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $38,850 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Kathryn:

$38,850
ND:

$155,400
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kathryn: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (50.7%), English (10.7%), German (9.3%), Irish (6.7%), Polish (4.0%), Swedish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 88 people per square mile   (very low).

Kathryn, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Kathryn:

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kathryn city:

  • Never married: 1.9%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 22.2%

2 residents are foreign born (3.2% Asia).

This city:

3.2%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $324 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $328 (1.0%)

Kathryn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (56.6 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (255.7 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (609.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nome, ND (2.7 miles) , Fingal, ND (3.2 miles) , Litchville, ND (3.3 miles) , Fort Ransom, ND (3.3 miles) , Valley City, ND (4.1 miles ), Marion, ND (4.2 miles) , Enderlin, ND (4.2 miles ), Oriska, ND (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 46.68 N, Longitude: 97.97 W

Area code: 701

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

3.2%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-16.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (44%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health technologists and technicians (38%)
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (44%)
  • Community and social service occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Kathryn, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kathryn-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.1 miles away from the Kathryn city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kathryn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 77% 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 630.0 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 115.8 miles away from Kathryn center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 184.3 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 106.2 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 81.3 miles away from Kathryn center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.1 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 Barnes County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 21, Storms: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kathryn topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kathryn:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 58 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 59 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 59 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 71 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Northern State University (about 89 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 94 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • University of North Dakota (about 96 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)

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

Barnes 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 Kathryn and their reported violations in the past:

KATHRYN CITY OF (Population served: 52, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-23-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2006)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kathryn that have no violations reported:

  • CLAUSEN SPRINGS REC COMPLEX (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.3%
Average household size:
This city:  1.7 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  40.0%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Kathryn compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below 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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Wood (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Kathryn city (based on Barnes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36819
Catholic1,7006
Evangelical Protestant96811
Other32
None4,027-
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: 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnes County:

27.7%
North Dakota:

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

12.9%
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 1$325
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$150
Water Supply 0$0 1$12
Local Libraries 0$0 1$10
Totals for Government 0$0 8$497

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $4,000 ($76.92)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($76.92)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($38.46)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($19.23)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($115.38)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $12,000 ($230.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($38.46)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($38.46)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($57.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $53,000 ($1019.23)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Cass County, ND  1.22% ($32,352 average AGI)
from Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($34,963)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,374 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
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  1.86% ($32,169 average AGI)
to Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($38,815)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.36% ($41,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kathryn:

  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQLX (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kathryn:

  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQLX-FM (106.1 FM; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kathryn:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 4807 114 Ave Se (Lat: 46.717056 Lon: -98.061667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.3 m, Call Sign: KNKN527
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Robert Guntel, 4807 114 Ave Se (Lat: 46.717056 Lon: -98.061667), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Robert Guntel, 4807 114 Ave Se (Lat: 46.717056 Lon: -98.061667), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Jerri L Janjua, 4807 114 Ave Se (Lat: 46.717056 Lon: -98.061667), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FTRANSOM, 11890 57th Street Se (Lat: 46.586750 Lon: -97.933417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQKN987
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.206 MHz, 928.206 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2009, Expiration Date: 07/29/2019, Certifier: Steve Martz
    Registrant: Transcanada Keystone Pipeline, LP, 5250 Corporate Drive, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-4520, Fax: (248) 205-4620, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N0KGW, Previous Call Sign: KB0ACM
    Grant Date: 11/13/1990, Expiration Date: 11/13/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2002
    Registrant: Ernest A Arneson, Rt 2 Box 37, Kathryn, ND 58049
  • Call Sign: N0MAF, Previous Call Sign: KB0EKC
    Grant Date: 06/05/1990, Expiration Date: 06/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2002
    Registrant: Janice R Arneson, Rr 2 Box 37, Kathryn, ND 58049
  • Call Sign: N0SRM, Licensee ID: L00474009
    Grant Date: 04/05/2012, Expiration Date: 05/26/2022, Certifier: Paul E Fritchie
    Registrant: Paul E Fritchie, 345 Oak Ave, Kathryn, ND 58049

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 733FS , Serial Number: 17268266, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 12/03/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis L Helland, Rr 2 Po Box 98a, Kathryn, ND 58049
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8677S , Serial Number: 15061977, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 09/13/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale J Anderson, 5863 Valley Rd, Kathryn, ND 58049, Other Owners: Jerry Sorby, James G Anderson

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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