New Leipzig, North Dakota

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Population in 2017: 215 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.5%
 
Males: 110  (51.2%)
Females: 105  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

59.8 years
North Dakota median age:

35.4 years

Zip codes: 58562.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,546 (it was $30,521 in 2000)
New Leipzig:

$54,546
ND:

$61,843

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,095 (it was $16,231 in 2000)

New Leipzig city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $54,163 (it was $19,000 in 2000)
New Leipzig:

$54,163
ND:

$194,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $64,152; detached houses: $67,701; mobile homes: $18,878

Median gross rent in 2017: $346.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Leipzig: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.4%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in New Leipzig, ND (2010)
    • 21597.3%White alone
    • 41.8%Two or more races
    • 20.9%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in New Leipzig, North Dakota as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New Leipzig is 245 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (60.0%), Norwegian (10.7%), American (4.7%), German Russian (4.7%), Czech (3.3%), Scandinavian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2326 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 240 people per square mile   (very low).

New Leipzig, North Dakota map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
North Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $748 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $774 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (63.3 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (430.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (773.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Elgin, ND (2.3 miles ),
Heil, ND (3.4 miles),
Leith, ND (3.9 miles),
Mott, ND (4.2 miles ),
Carson, ND (4.3 miles ),
Regent, ND (5.4 miles ),
Raleigh, ND (5.5 miles),
Glen Ullin, ND (5.6 miles )

Latitude: 46.37 N, Longitude: 101.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

Distribution of median household income in New Leipzig, ND in 2017
Distribution of house value in New Leipzig, ND in 2017
New Leipzig satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $67,800
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $21,000
Number of permits per 10,000 New Leipzig, ND residents
Average permit cost in New Leipzig, ND
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
North Dakota:

3.0%
Most common industries in New Leipzig, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (15.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.9%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Truck transportation (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (25.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.3%)
  • Truck transportation (14.1%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (4.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (17.8%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.9%)
  • Public administration (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.4%)
Most common occupations in New Leipzig, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (11.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (16.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (15.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.3%)
  • Media and communications workers (4.2%)
  • Religious workers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (8.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)

Average climate in New Leipzig, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

New Leipzig-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the New Leipzig city center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/29/1975, a category F4 tornado 18.3 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Leipzig-area historical earthquake activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 56% 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 440.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 598.3 miles away from New Leipzig center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 243.7 miles away from New Leipzig center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 328.1 miles away from New Leipzig center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 245.2 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 441.6 miles away from New Leipzig center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Leipzig topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Leipzig:

  • University of Mary (about 62 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 62 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Minot State University (about 134 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Black Hills State University (about 160 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 171 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Northern State University (about 179 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 247 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)

Points of interest:

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

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

Grant 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 New Leipzig that have no violations reported:

  • NEW LEIPZIG CITY OF (Population served: 221, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.7%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in New Leipzig (2011 data):

  • Dakota Community Bank & Trust, National Association: New Leipzig Branch at 111 Main Street, branch established on 1995/05/08. Info updated 2011/07/12: Bank assets: $570.0 mil, Deposits: $501.0 mil, headquarters in Hebron, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Dakota Community Banshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in New Leipzig:

Marital status in New Leipzig, ND
  • Never married: 9.9%
  • Now married: 73.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in New Leipzig:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Dakota average:

9.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Leipzig, ND (based on Grant County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6794
Mainline Protestant5745
Evangelical Protestant47010
None671-
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: 1
This county:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Grant County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

12.23 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Grant County:

9.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

28.8%
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
Other and Unallocable 1$1,962$23,5441$507
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$15
Financial Administration 0$0 2$886
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$243
Totals for Government 1$1,962$23,5449$1,651

New Leipzig government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $37,000 ($172.09)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $61,000 ($283.72)
    Water Utilities: $42,000 ($195.35)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($167.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($116.28)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($37.21)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($32.56)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($23.26)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($13.95)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($4.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($18.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $2,000 ($9.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $43,000 ($200.00)

New Leipzig government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $29,000 ($134.88)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($116.28)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($41.86)
    Other: $5,000 ($23.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $33,000 ($153.49)
    Rents: $14,000 ($65.12)
    General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($46.51)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($37.21)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($9.30)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($4.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $43,000 ($200.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $35,000 ($162.79)
    Highways: $26,000 ($120.93)
    General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($74.42)
  • Tax - Property: $28,000 ($130.23)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,000 ($23.26)
    Other License: $1,000 ($4.65)

New Leipzig government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000 ($534.88)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,000 ($362.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($172.09)

New Leipzig government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($93.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $268,000 ($1246.51)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $76,000 ($353.49)

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2015 and 2016.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in New Leipzig:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTC (1460 AM; 5 kW; DICKINSON, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBJM (1400 AM; 1 kW; LEMMON, SD; Owner: MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFLN (960 AM; 5 kW; BAKER, MT; Owner: NEWELL BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.7mTotal length
  • $412,000Total costs
  • 1,395Total average daily traffic
  • 126Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,262Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Dawn L Keniley, Across Street From 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041 (Lat: 46.189750 Lon: -101.945250), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015
  • Dawn L Keniley, Across Street From 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041, Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015
  • Dawn L Keniley, Across Street From 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041 (Lat: 46.189750 Lon: -101.945250), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015
  • Dawn L Keniley, 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041 (Lat: 46.189778 Lon: -101.945889), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015
  • Dawn L Keniley, 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041 (Lat: 46.189778 Lon: -101.945889), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015
  • Dawn L Keniley, 7555 85th Street Sw / Us-Nd-5041 (Lat: 46.189778 Lon: -101.945889), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 38037 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Vertical Bridge Development, LLC, Fcc-Faa@verticalbridge.Com, Suite 200, Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 406-4015

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 12 Mi S (Lat: 46.189722 Lon: -101.945972), Call Sign: KNFN534, Licensee ID: L00050345,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.525 MHz, Grant Date: 12/31/1996, Expiration Date: 02/25/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: Norman M Leischner, New Leipzig, ND 58562, Phone: (701) 584-2636
  • 1/4 Mi S On Hwy 21 & 5 Blocks E Main St (Lat: 46.379722 Lon: -101.945417), Call Sign: WSU654, Licensee ID: L00056717,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.465 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/2005, Expiration Date: 06/15/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2012, Registrant: Reginald L Pahl, 7320 65th St Sw, New Leipzig, ND 58562-9734, Phone: (701) 584-3333

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0VLA, Licensee ID: L01084077, Grant Date: 11/15/2005, Expiration Date: 11/15/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2017, Certifier: Joshua A Amundson, Registrant: Joshua A Amundson, 317 4th Ave E, New Leipzig, ND 58562

Most common first names in New Leipzig, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John877.4 years
Ida784.4 years
Jacob780.7 years
Emma684.5 years
Edward679.8 years
Helen682.1 years
Otto681.0 years
Robert671.9 years
William676.9 years
Fred576.8 years
Most common last names in New Leipzig, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hintz970.3 years
Baesler872.9 years
Zimmerman876.5 years
Sprecher882.5 years
Hochhalter677.0 years
Roth572.4 years
Magstadt583.4 years
Tietz585.0 years
Friesz575.0 years
Stelter471.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Leipzig, ND
  • 46.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.8%Electricity
  • 22.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Leipzig, ND
  • 56.2%Electricity
  • 31.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.3%No fuel used


New Leipzig compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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