Kramer, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 30 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -31.8%
Males: 12  (42.9%)
Females: 18  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  50.2 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58748

Estimated median household income in 2016: $77,811 (it was $17,292 in 2000)
Kramer:

$77,811
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,752 (it was $11,091 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $89,805 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Kramer:

$89,805
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $95,507; Detached houses: $94,877

Median gross rent in 2016: $660.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kramer: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.6%), Norwegian (14.3%), American (9.5%), Italian (9.5%), Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1455 feet

Land area: 0.16 square miles.

Population density: 189 people per square mile   (very low).

Kramer, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Kramer:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kramer city:

  • Never married: 3.1%
  • Now married: 78.2%
  • Separated: 9.1%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Kramer city:  2.0% ($199)
North Dakota:  1.8% ($1,247)

Kramer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (129.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (436.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (789.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Upham, ND (2.8 miles) , Newburg, ND (3.1 miles) , Gardena, ND (3.1 miles) , Bantry, ND (3.8 miles) , Bottineau, ND (3.9 miles ), Souris, ND (3.9 miles) , Landa, ND (4.1 miles) , Willow City, ND (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 48.69 N, Longitude: 100.71 W

Area code: 701

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

3.6%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-15.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (71%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (38%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (71%)
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Kramer, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kramer-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Kramer city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 tornado 37.5 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kramer-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 69% 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 551.3 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 302.9 miles away from Kramer center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 396.1 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 315.8 miles away from the city center
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 550.5 miles away from Kramer center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 700.3 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 Bottineau County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 11, Snows: 5, 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).
Kramer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kramer:

  • ST ANDREWS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOTTINEAU, ND)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - BOTTINEAU (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOTTINEAU, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kramer:

  • Minot State University (about 42 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 130 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 137 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • University of North Dakota (about 176 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 213 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 220 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 223 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

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Bottineau 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 2016: 17.6%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kramer city (based on Bottineau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,55414
Evangelical Protestant1,1507
Catholic8224
Other101
None1,893-
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
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

20.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Bottineau County:

27.2%
North Dakota:

27.6%
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$255
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$142
Totals for Government 0$0 5$397

6.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
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  1.27% ($61,471 average AGI)
from Rolette County, ND  0.49% ($39,923)


6.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
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  1.72% ($39,565 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.56% ($31,533)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.52% ($32,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kramer:

  • 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.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kramer:

  • KBTO (101.9 FM; BOTTINEAU, ND; Owner: PROGRAMMERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Kramer fatal accident list:

Nov 30, 1988 04:15 PM, 14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Mi N 2 Mi W (Lat: 48.719444 Lon: -100.750417), Call Sign: KNGA751, Licensee ID: L00630362
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.900 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2003, Expiration Date: 04/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2013Registrant: Michael C Bertsch, 8989 2 Ave Nw, Newburg, ND 58762-9764, Phone: (701) 359-4420
  • Lat: 48.747500 Lon: -100.630972, Call Sign: WQBG707
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.375 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/2004, Expiration Date: 10/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Ralph LiebeltRegistrant: Team Electronics, 1100 31st Ave., Sw, Minot, ND 58701-2001, Phone: (701) 852-3270, Fax: (701) 852-3282

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)

Kramer compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
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