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Population in 2012: 131 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.3%
 

Males: 75  (57.9%)
Females: 56  (42.1%)

Median resident age:  50.3 years
North Dakota median age:  39.0 years

Zip code: 58466

Estimated median household income in 2012: $59,449 (it was $21,250 in 2000)
Marion:

$59,449
ND:

$53,585
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,633

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $49,570 (it was $23,800 in 2000)
Marion:

$49,570
ND:

$142,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $53,706; Detached houses: $53,902; Mobile homes: $8,437; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $92,806

Median gross rent in 2012: $379.

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  • White alone - 131 (98.5%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.5%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Marion: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Recent posts about Marion, North Dakota on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Marion is mentioned 10 times on our forum:
Yes on Measure 7  (1 reply)
Did anybody leave ND and not regret it?  (204 replies)
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Ancestries: German (47.2%), Norwegian (28.3%), Dutch (5.1%), French (3.5%), Swedish (3.5%), United States (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1460 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 157 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Marion:

  • High school or higher: 78.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marion city:

  • Never married: 12.9%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.7%
North Dakota:  2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $400 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $433 (1.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (74.6 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (269.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (621.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Litchville, ND (2.7 miles) , Dickey, ND (2.9 miles) , Montpelier, ND (3.7 miles) , Ypsilanti, ND (4.0 miles) , LaMoure, ND (4.2 miles ), Berlin, ND (4.2 miles) , Kathryn, ND (4.2 miles) , Fort Ransom, ND (4.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 46.61 N, Longitude: 98.33 W

Area code: 701

Marion household income distribution Marion home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

2.3%
North Dakota:

2.9%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-13.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Wholesale trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Carpenters (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Business operations specialists (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (17%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Religious workers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)


Average climate in Marion, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

Marion-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the Marion city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marion-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 90.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in LaMoure County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 9, Snows: 4, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in Marion, ND

Airports located in Marion:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marion:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 75 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 11,679)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 77 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,740)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 77 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 5,882)
  • University of North Dakota (about 109 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 10,215)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 109 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 3,462)
  • University of Mary (about 115 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,016)
  • Bismarck State College (about 119 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,710)

Public high schools in Marion:

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

Cemetery: Lake View Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
LaMoure County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.3. This is about average.
City:

31.3
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
City:

26.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.50. This is about average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.50
U.S.:

9.59
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 20.8. This is about average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
City:

20.8
U.S.:

24.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.66. This is about average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.66
U.S.:

9.39

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

MARION TRAVEL PLAZA (Serves NC, Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-14-2002), St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2002), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between AUG-21-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAY-10-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-16-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.7%

Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Marion, ND

Marion compared to North Dakota 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Marion (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of North Dakota: Marion Branch at 204 4th Main Avenue, branch established on 1928/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/01: Bank assets: $283.6 mil, Deposits: $247.0 mil, headquarters in Arthur, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Marion travel time to work - commute


Marion mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Marion city (based on LaMoure County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 98.38%
Here98.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchHutterian Brethren
Adherents27.0%26.9%13.0%10.6%4.3%
Congregations22.2%16.7%11.1%16.7%5.6%
NameConservative Congregational Christian ConferencePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents3.9%2.8%2.6%2.3%6.6%
Congregations2.8%5.6%2.8%2.8%13.9%
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: 3
This county:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
This county:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

14.61 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.5%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$408
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$280
Sewerage 0$0 1$255
Totals for Government 0$0 7$943

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

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($91.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($76.34)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($68.70)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($68.70)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($30.53)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($30.53)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($7.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $23,000 ($175.57)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($45.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($61.07)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($61.07)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($30.53)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($15.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($38.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($68.70)
    General Support: $4,000 ($30.53)
  • Tax - Property: $10,000 ($76.34)
    NEC: $1,000 ($7.63)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $37,000 ($282.44)

3.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,484 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
North Dakota average:

7.27%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.



5.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
North Dakota average:

7.80%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cass County, ND  1.50% ($25,462 average AGI)
to Stutsman County, ND  0.81% ($29,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marion:

  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KQDJ (1400 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQLX (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marion:

  • KPRJ (91.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXGT (95.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marion:

  • KCSI-LP (Channel 32; WINDSOR, ETC., ND; Owner: CABLE SERVICES, INC.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Se Cor Mckinley St & 3rd Ave (Lat: 46.698306 Lon: -98.332583), Call Sign: KNCX375
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.115 MHz, 155.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/07/2012, Expiration Date: 03/12/2022
    Registrant: Jamestown Communications, Inc., 2703 Hwy 281 S, Jamestown, ND 58402-1933, Phone: (701) 252-3590, Fax: (701) 252-3591, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA0ENW, Licensee ID: L01335026
    Grant Date: 10/24/2007, Expiration Date: 10/24/2017
    Registrant: Leslie A Krenz, 305 3rd Main St, Marion, ND 58466

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 45941 , Serial Number: 15282952, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 01/06/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Daryl H Leistikow, 5710 97th Ave Se, Marion, ND 58466


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

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