Lidgerwood, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 635 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.0%
 
Males: 289  (45.6%)
Females: 346  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  47.4 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58053.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,105 (it was $25,887 in 2000)
Lidgerwood:

$45,105
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,221 (it was $14,303 in 2000)

Lidgerwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $53,995 (it was $27,900 in 2000)
Lidgerwood:

$53,995
ND:

$184,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $485.

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  • Races in Lidgerwood, ND (2010)

    Lidgerwood races chart
    • 63096.6%White alone
    • 132.0%American Indian alone
    • 60.9%Hispanic
    • 30.5%Two or more races

Races in Lidgerwood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lidgerwood: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (51.2%), Norwegian (10.8%), Czech (7.0%), Polish (3.5%), American (2.9%), Danish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1114 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 966 people per square mile   (low).

Lidgerwood,ND real estate house value index trend

Lidgerwood, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Lidgerwood:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lidgerwood city:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 50.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
North Dakota:

3.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,131 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $834 (1.6%)

Lidgerwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (57.4 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (203.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (554.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mantador, ND (3.2 miles) , Cayuga, ND (3.4 miles) , Hankinson, ND (3.5 miles ), Wyndmere, ND (3.6 miles ), Barney, ND (3.9 miles) , Claire City, SD (3.9 miles) , De Lamere, ND (4.0 miles) , Veblen, SD (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $112,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.07 N, Longitude: 97.15 W

Area code: 701

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

2.4%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -47 (-6.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Lidgerwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lidgerwood, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lidgerwood-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/1/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Lidgerwood city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/2/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.3 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 19 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lidgerwood-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.3 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 49.7 miles away from Lidgerwood center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 664.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 169.4 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 24.1 miles away from Lidgerwood 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 170.5 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 Richland County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 26, Storms: 13, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lidgerwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lidgerwood:

  • ST GERARD'S COMMUNITY OF CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HANKINSON, ND)

airports located in Lidgerwood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lidgerwood:

  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 30 miles; Wahpeton, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 53 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 58 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 58 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 60 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Northern State University (about 78 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 87 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)

Public high school in Lidgerwood:

Public elementary/middle school in Lidgerwood:

See full list of schools located in Lidgerwood

Library in Lidgerwood:

  • LIDGERWOOD CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,008; Location: 15 WILEY AVE N; 21,958 books; 105 audio materials; 255 video materials; 7 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Local Radio Stations: KBMW 1450am out of Wahpeton,ND

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Notable locations in Lidgerwood: Lidgerwood Fire Department (A), Lidgerwood Community Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Richland 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: 12.0%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 40.5% 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:  47.8%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Lidgerwood (2011 data):

  • Lincoln State Bank: Lidgerwood Branch at 39 Wiley Avenue North, branch established on 2003/01/27. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $54.3 mil, Deposits: $49.1 mil, headquarters in Hankinson, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Lincoln Holding Company
  • Bank of the West: Lidgerwood Branch at 50 Wiley Avenue, branch established on 1925/06/24. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lidgerwood city (based on Richland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,4237
Mainline Protestant4,34521
Evangelical Protestant2,84216
Other1451
None4,566-
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
Richland County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Richland County:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Richland County:

27.3%
North Dakota:

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

14.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lidgerwood:

54.1%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lidgerwood:

49.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lidgerwood:

15.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.4%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lidgerwood:

7.0
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Lidgerwood:

29.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Lidgerwood:

59.9%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Lidgerwood:

73.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lidgerwood, 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
Financial Administration 1$1,885$22,6200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$100
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$100
Streets and Highways 2$4,020$24,1200$0
Totals for Government 3$5,905$23,6208$200

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $162,000 ($255.12)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $77,000 ($121.26)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($67.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($64.57)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($56.69)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($37.80)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($33.07)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($29.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($11.02)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($7.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $52,000 ($81.89)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $65,000 ($102.36)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($26.77)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $42,000 ($66.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($66.14)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($28.35)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($37.80)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($37.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $71,000 ($111.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($111.81)
    Highways: $23,000 ($36.22)
    General Support: $22,000 ($34.65)
  • Tax - Property: $71,000 ($111.81)
    Total General Sales: $40,000 ($62.99)
    NEC: $5,000 ($7.87)

Lidgerwood government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $276,000 ($434.65)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $886,000 ($1395.28)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $450,000 ($708.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,287,000 ($2026.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $266,000 ($418.90)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $49,000 ($77.17)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($15.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $192,000 ($302.36)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $322,000 ($507.09)

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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  1.64% ($42,413 average AGI)
from Wilkin County, MN  0.63% ($35,400)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.19% ($73,750)


7.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,020 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
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  2.64% ($32,260 average AGI)
to Wilkin County, MN  0.66% ($42,452)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.27% ($32,471)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lidgerwood:

  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, 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)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Lidgerwood) 9312 158th Ave Se (Lat: 46.063944 Lon: -97.093528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 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 MHzGrant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • BRIAN K MORTENSON, 301 2nd Ave Se (Lat: 46.071639 Lon: -97.147861), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 34 m, Registrant: 7016429229
  • brian mortenson, 301 2nd Ave Se (Lat: 46.071639 Lon: -97.147861), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 34 m, Registrant: 7016429229

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Water Tower Wiley Ave & Main (Lat: 46.075250 Lon: -97.152861), Call Sign: KNEZ871
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.800 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2013, Expiration Date: 04/12/2023Registrant: Minn-Kota Communications, Inc, 7940 178th Ave Se, Wahpeton, ND 58075, Phone: (701) 642-9229, Fax: (701) 642-9220, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA0SNW, Grant Date: 05/24/1994, Expiration Date: 05/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2006, Registrant: Robert F Knaust Sr, 129 4th Ave Ne, Lidgerwood, ND 58053
  • Call Sign: W0GQC, Licensee ID: L01402860, Grant Date: 05/28/2008, Expiration Date: 05/28/2018, Registrant: Gene F Garcia, 126 4th Ave Ne, Lidgerwood, ND 58053-0445

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE AVIATION INC BREEZE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4813E , Serial Number: 16998, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Dean A Clark, 9520 Highway 18, Lidgerwood, ND 58053

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

LIDGERWOOD PARK (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LIDGERWOOD CITY OF (Population served: 652, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Lidgerwood, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2980.3 years
Mary2284.6 years
Anna1989.1 years
Frank1881.6 years
Edward1680.7 years
Joseph1580.5 years
Emma1181.7 years
Henry1081.7 years
Adolph977.6 years
George974.3 years
Most common last names in Lidgerwood, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gaukler1287.5 years
Wacha980.6 years
Kohoutek977.8 years
Novotny983.8 years
Biewer986.7 years
Kabella977.4 years
Wohlwend879.5 years
Strege884.1 years
Johnson874.7 years
Heley775.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Businesses in Lidgerwood, ND

  • Ford: 1

Lidgerwood compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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