North River, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 56 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.8%
 
Males: 30  (54.0%)
Females: 26  (46.0%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 58102

Estimated median household income in 2016: $123,358 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
North River:

$123,358
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $36,611 (it was $22,584 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $256,914 (it was $132,100 in 2000)
North River:

$256,914
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $296,090; Detached houses: $299,394
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in North River: 95.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.9%), European (27.3%), Norwegian (18.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 890 feet

Land area: 0.06 square miles.

Population density: 877 people per square mile   (low).

North River, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in North River:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North River city:

  • Never married: 11.2%
  • Now married: 84.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 2.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
North Dakota:

3.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,621 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,196 (0.6%)

North River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (5.4 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (218.4 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (572.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oakport, MN (1.4 miles ), Reile's Acres, ND (1.8 miles ), Harwood, ND (2.1 miles ), Fargo, ND (2.3 miles ), Brooktree Park, ND (2.4 miles) , Moorhead, MN (2.5 miles ), Dilworth, MN (2.6 miles ), West Fargo, ND (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $235,000

Latitude: 46.95 N, Longitude: 96.80 W

North River household income distribution North River home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

1.9%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-4.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Information (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)

Average climate in North River, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

North River-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the North River city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North River-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 82% 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 95.7 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 91.5 miles away from North River center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 687.5 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 227.4 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 80.4 miles away from North River 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 232.8 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 Cass County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 25, Storms: 12, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North River topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near North River:

  • FARGO VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 4 miles away; FARGO, ND)
  • ROSEWOOD ON BROADWAY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FARGO, ND)
  • SANFORD MEDICAL CENTER FARGO Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; FARGO, ND)
  • MERITCARE HOS SAME DAY SURGERY (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FARGO, ND)
  • ST ANSGAR HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOORHEAD, MN)
  • BETHANY ON UNIVERSITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FARGO, ND)
  • HEARTLAND MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 6 miles away; FARGO, ND)

Amtrak station near North River:

  • 5 miles: FARGO (420 4TH ST. N) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North River:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 4 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 7 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 7 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 48 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 57 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • University of North Dakota (about 69 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 87 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)

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Cass 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 80.6. This is about average.

City:

80.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.149. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.149
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.29
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.236. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.72. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.72
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  91.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
North Dakota average:

9.6

North River travel time to work - commute North River mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for North River city (based on Cass County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant46,44471
Catholic26,43814
Evangelical Protestant14,31844
Other1,80510
Orthodox501
None60,723-
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: 19
Cass County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Cass County:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 98
Here:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Cass County:

26.0%
North Dakota:

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

11.1%
State:

13.0%
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$250
Totals for Government 0$0 1$250

North River government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,000 ($71.43)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($35.71)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($35.71)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($17.86)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($71.43)

North River government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($35.71)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($17.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($53.57)
    General Support: $2,000 ($35.71)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($71.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $26,000 ($464.29)

7.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,092 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
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 Clay County, MN  1.15% ($29,990 average AGI)
from Grand Forks County, ND  0.41% ($32,208)
from Burleigh County, ND  0.30% ($43,541)


7.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
North Dakota average:

7.15%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Cass County:

0.06%
North Dakota average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clay County, MN  1.16% ($35,623 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.33% ($41,147)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.30% ($36,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in North River:

  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North River:

  • KVOX-FM (99.9 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFBN (88.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: FARGO BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KCCM-FM (91.1 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KFAB-FM (92.7 FM; KINDRED, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQWB-FM (98.7 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KCCD (90.3 FM; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDJZ (100.7 FM; HARWOOD, ND; Owner: TOM INGSTAD NORTH DAKOTA BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLTA (105.1 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, MN; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRVI (95.1 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEGK (106.9 FM; WAHPETON, ND; Owner: GUDERIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVMI (103.9 FM; ARTHUR, ND; Owner: VISION MEDIA INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around North River:

  • KVRR (Channel 15; FARGO, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KVNJ-LP (Channel 2; FARGO, ND; Owner: G.I.G., INC.)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • K56ET (Channel 56; FARGO, ND; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KVLY-TV (Channel 11; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$100,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.00

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Utility gas (15%)

North River compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income above 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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