For population 25 years and over in New Salem:
For population 15 years and over in New Salem city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $913 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (30.0 miles , pop. 55,532).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (412.7 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (760.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Almont, ND (3.0 miles) , Center, ND (4.4 miles ), Glen Ullin, ND (4.5 miles ), Mandan, ND (5.0 miles ), Flasher, ND (5.3 miles ), Bismarck, ND (5.5 miles ), Carson, ND (5.5 miles ), Hebron, ND (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.84 N, Longitude: 101.41 W
Area code: 701
Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+1.7%).
Work and jobs in New Salem: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Salem, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Salem-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.5 miles away from the New Salem city center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/4/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Morton County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Floods: 6, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in New Salem:
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Public elementary/middle school in New Salem:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.20. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.94. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in New Salem that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 12.1%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 85.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
59 people in nursing homes
New Salem compared to North Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in New Salem (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for New Salem (based on Morton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,891 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,128 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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New Salem fatal accident list:
Feb 21, 1978 09:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 30
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 30
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New Salem)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in New Salem, ND)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in New Salem, ND