Munich, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 205 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -23.5%
Males: 114  (55.8%)
Females: 91  (44.2%)
Median resident age:  47.1 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58352.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,435 (it was $25,156 in 2000)
Munich:

$56,435
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,571 (it was $16,849 in 2000)

Munich city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $77,569 (it was $47,700 in 2000)
Munich:

$77,569
ND:

$184,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $465.

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  • Races in Munich, ND (2010)

    Munich races chart
    • 20999.5%White alone
    • 10.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Munich: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (56.2%), American (8.9%), Dutch (7.5%), German Russian (3.4%), Norwegian (2.7%), South African (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1595 feet

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 334 people per square mile   (very low).

Munich,ND real estate house value index trend

Munich, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Munich:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Munich city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 70.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 2.5%

12 residents are foreign born (3.6% Africa, 0.7% Latin America).

This city:

4.4%
North Dakota:

3.3%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Munich, North Dakota as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Munich to the number of sex offenders is 274 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $701 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $615 (0.7%)

Munich satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (156.0 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (367.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (718.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Calio, ND (2.3 miles) , Alsen, ND (2.6 miles) , Hampden, ND (3.5 miles) , Egeland, ND (3.5 miles) , Calvin, ND (3.7 miles) , Loma, ND (3.8 miles) , Starkweather, ND (3.9 miles) , Wales, ND (4.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 48.67 N, Longitude: 98.84 W

Area code: 701

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

2.3%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-13.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (67%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (26%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Munich, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Munich, North Dakota average temperatures Munich, North Dakota average precipitation Munich, North Dakota humidity Munich, North Dakota wind speed Munich, North Dakota snowfall Munich, North Dakota sunshine Munich, North Dakota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Munich-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.0 miles away from the Munich city center caused $1 million in damages.

On 6/21/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Munich-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 628.2 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 245.6 miles away from Munich center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 309.4 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 239.2 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 219.8 miles away from Munich center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 456.2 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 Cavalier County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 13, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Munich topographic map

Birthplace of: Quentin N. Burdick - Politician.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Munich:

  • University of North Dakota (about 97 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,858)
  • Minot State University (about 117 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 129 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 155 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 158 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Bismarck State College (about 158 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 158 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

Public high school in Munich:

Public elementary/middle school in Munich:

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Notable locations in Munich: Munich Fire Station (A), Munich Rural Ambulance (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cavalier 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: 10.1%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.0%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Munich (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank of Munich: The First State Bank Of Munich at 416 Main Street, branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2009/05/26: Bank assets: $109.1 mil, Deposits: $97.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Munich Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Munich city (based on Cavalier County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,64210
Catholic1,2934
Evangelical Protestant2106
None848-
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
Cavalier County:

10.27 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

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

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

12.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Cavalier County:

27.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.3%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

38.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

31.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Munich:

19.4%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Munich:

15.3%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Munich:

6.6
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

40.1%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.5%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Munich:

83.1%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Munich, 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 0$0 1$1,000
Totals for Government 0$0 1$1,000

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($29.27)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($117.07)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($63.41)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($53.66)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($43.90)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($19.51)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($9.76)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($4.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($29.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($4.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $31,000 ($151.22)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($107.32)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($34.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $11,000 ($53.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $22,000 ($107.32)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($24.39)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($9.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($68.29)
    General Support: $8,000 ($39.02)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($78.05)
    Total General Sales: $9,000 ($43.90)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.88)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $130,000 ($634.15)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $95,000 ($463.41)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $35,000 ($170.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $61,000 ($297.56)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $79,000 ($385.37)

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,651 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
North Dakota average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,233 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
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 Grand Forks County, ND  1.17% ($44,300 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.93% ($40,688)

Strongest AM radio stations in Munich:

  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KNDK (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDLR (1240 AM; 1 kW; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Munich:

  • KYTZ (106.7 FM; WALHALLA, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAOC (105.1 FM; CAVALIER, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNDK-FM (95.7 FM; LANGDON, ND; Owner: KNDK, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 20Total average daily traffic
  • 20Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Dennis Hansel, Sw Of Village Limits (Lat: 48.666167 Lon: -98.841417), Type: 96.9, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7012563311
  • John Moore, Sw Of Village Limits (Lat: 48.666167 Lon: -98.841417), Type: 96.9, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7012563311
  • Sw Of Village Limits (Lat: 48.666667 Lon: -98.841389), Type: 97.0, Overall height: 91 m, Registrant: 7012563311
  • Sw Of Village Limits (Lat: 48.666667 Lon: -98.841389), Type: 97.0, Overall height: 91 m, Registrant: 7012563311

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi S Of Hwy 20 (Lat: 48.666667 Lon: -98.841528), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPAN540
    Assigned Frequencies: 862.637 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/2007, Expiration Date: 09/10/2017Registrant: Hill & Welch, 1330 New Hampshire Ave., Nw #113, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 775-0070, Fax: (202) 775-9026, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 8 Mi W (Lat: 48.731944 Lon: -99.035972), Call Sign: KYB371
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.385 MHzGrant Date: 11/03/2004, Expiration Date: 01/31/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2015Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants, Inc., Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:
  • Lat: 48.590278 Lon: -98.936667, Call Sign: WQLX549, Licensee ID: L01558113
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.930 MHzGrant Date: 05/19/2010, Expiration Date: 05/19/2020, Certifier: Dwight TohmRegistrant: Dwight Tohm, 7837 81st Street, Ne, Munich, ND 58352-9665, Phone: (701) 682-5208
  • 8122 83rd Street Ne (Lat: 48.616167 Lon: -98.899722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WQPP330
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.790 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 07/11/2022, Certifier: Weston MuellerRegistrant: Weston Mueller, 411 Griffin Street, Munich, ND 58352, Phone: (701) 682-5238, Email:
  • 8863 Hwy 20 (Lat: 48.680000 Lon: -98.840000), Call Sign: WQQP510
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.950 MHz, 462.225 MHz, 463.750 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2013, Expiration Date: 02/07/2023, Certifier: Dan SpenstRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • Lat: 48.753056 Lon: -98.930139, Call Sign: WQQU316
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.375 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Wayne PankratzRegistrant: Easy Way Electronics, 513 4th Ave, Langdon, ND 58249, Phone: (701) 256-5123, Fax: (701) 256-5132, Email:
  • FARM, 10 Mi N, 1/4 Mi W Of Munich, South Side Road (Lat: 48.818667 Lon: -98.851528), Call Sign: WQTG987
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.725 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2014, Expiration Date: 01/31/2024, Certifier: Brad BittnerRegistrant: Easy Way Electronics, 513 4th Avenue, Langdon, ND 58249, Phone: (701) 256-5123, Fax: (701) 256-5132, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC0MO, Grant Date: 10/08/1996, Expiration Date: 10/08/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2000, Registrant: Norbert O Rupp, 10 Ryan, Munich, ND 58352
  • Call Sign: W0NVV, Grant Date: 08/22/1997, Expiration Date: 08/22/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2009, Registrant: Helen M Rupp, 10 Ryan, Munich, ND 58352

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Munich, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John678.5 years
Anna583.6 years
Mary577.2 years
George470.0 years
Arthur476.7 years
Henry383.0 years
Martha378.0 years
Norbert385.3 years
Peter379.3 years
Albert264.5 years
Most common last names in Munich, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dick1278.4 years
Hoffman980.0 years
Westphal971.2 years
Hall871.1 years
Klein675.4 years
Schuler579.0 years
Janzen479.5 years
Michels481.7 years
Goeser484.0 years
Mclean368.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21%)

Munich 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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