Sanborn, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 193 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 108  (56.4%)
Females: 85  (43.6%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 58480

Estimated median household income in 2013: $59,803 (it was $30,417 in 2000)
Sanborn:

$59,803
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,178 (it was $13,355 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,409 (it was $20,600 in 2000)
Sanborn:

$51,409
ND:

$155,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $65,447; Detached houses: $65,257; Mobile homes: $68,883

Median gross rent in 2013: $808.

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    • 19099.0%White alone
    • 21.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sanborn: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (58.9%), Norwegian (13.2%), Irish (7.4%), English (6.8%), Polish (3.7%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1450 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 355 people per square mile   (very low).

Sanborn, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Sanborn:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sanborn city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

4 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 1.0% Africa).

This city:

2.1%
North Dakota:

1.9%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sanborn, North Dakota as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sanborn to the number of sex offenders is 193 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $633 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,080 (1.9%)

Sanborn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (67.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (274.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (628.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rogers, ND (3.0 miles) , Valley City, ND (3.2 miles ), Leal, ND (3.5 miles) , Spiritwood, ND (3.6 miles) , Dazey, ND (4.1 miles) , Spiritwood Lake, ND (4.3 miles) , Wimbledon, ND (4.4 miles ), Ypsilanti, ND (4.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.94 N, Longitude: 98.23 W

Area code: 701

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

2.4%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+19.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Information (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (35%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (27%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Average climate in Sanborn, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sanborn-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Sanborn city center caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.5 miles away from the city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sanborn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 76% 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 621.2 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 136.6 miles away from Sanborn center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 197.2 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 127.4 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 102.9 miles away from Sanborn center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 417.1 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 Barnes County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 21, Storms: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sanborn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sanborn:

  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #2 (Hospital, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • MERCY HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • CITY COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • SHEYENNE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #4 (Hospital, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • OPEN DOOR CTR-CHILDRENS PROG #1 (Hospital, about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL OF VALLEY CITY Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; VALLEY CITY, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sanborn:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 68 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 70 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 70 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • University of North Dakota (about 87 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 90 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Northern State University (about 104 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 111 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

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

Barnes 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 2013: 10.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.5%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.1
North Dakota average:

10.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sanborn city (based on Barnes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36819
Catholic1,7006
Evangelical Protestant96811
Other32
None4,027-
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: 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

14.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnes County:

27.7%
North Dakota:

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

12.9%
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

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $63,000 ($326.42)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($98.45)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($10.36)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($10.36)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($5.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $68,000 ($352.33)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $50,000 ($259.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($15.54)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($10.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $13,000 ($67.36)
    Highways: $6,000 ($31.09)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($56.99)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $46,000 ($238.34)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Cass County, ND  1.22% ($32,352 average AGI)
from Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($34,963)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,374 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
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 Cass County, ND  1.86% ($32,169 average AGI)
to Stutsman County, ND  0.61% ($38,815)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.36% ($41,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sanborn:

  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KQDJ (1400 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sanborn:

  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRJ (91.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXGT (95.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYNU (98.3 FM; CARRINGTON, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sanborn:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • KJRR (Channel 7; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KCSI-LP (Channel 32; WINDSOR, ETC., ND; Owner: CABLE SERVICES, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: KNKN527
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Bob J Guntel, 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: 112.8, Overall height: 106.7 m, Registrant: 6783394271, Pamelia.Hoof@verizonwireless.Com, ONE VERIZON PLACE (GA3B1REG)
  • Bob J Guntel, 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: 112.8, Overall height: 106.7 m, Registrant: 6783394271, Pamelia.Hoof@verizonwireless.Com, ONE VERIZON PLACE (GA3B1REG)
  • Jerri L Janjua, 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: 112.8, Overall height: 106.7 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Regulatory Manager, 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: 112.8, Structure height: 38003 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Gina Cacciatore, 3524 106th Avenue Se (Lat: 46.891139 Lon: -98.226000), Type: 112.8, Structure height: 38003 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 -Mcgasa5reg

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 3 Mi S & 2 W (Lat: 46.902472 Lon: -98.270639), Call Sign: KSH549, Licensee ID: L00123643
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.420 MHzGrant Date: 03/19/2003, Expiration Date: 03/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2013Registrant: Melvin Wendel, ., Sanborn, ND 58480, Phone: (701) 646-6331
  • 8 Mi S 3 Mi E .5 Mi S (Lat: 46.798306 Lon: -98.295083), Call Sign: KYZ790
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.960 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/1996, Expiration Date: 03/18/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2001Registrant: Shape Brothers, 209 7th Ave, Litchville, ND 58461, Phone: (701) 762-4553
  • Bn Depot (Lat: 46.939972 Lon: -98.220639), Call Sign: KAD717, Licensee ID: L00005110
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.010 MHz, 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHz, 161.250 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2000, Expiration Date: 07/13/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2001Registrant: Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Company, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (612) 298-2555

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-A33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 534T , Serial Number: CD-321, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 03/08/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): Lakeview Aviation Inc, Po Box 97, Sanborn, ND 58480
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER S2R (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5599X , Serial Number: 1699R, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Lakeview Aviation Inc, Po Box 97, Sanborn, ND 58480
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 188 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 96 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8042V , Serial Number: 188-0292, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/02/1967
    Registrant (Corporation): Lakeview Aviation Inc, Po Box 97, Sanborn, ND 58480

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

SANBORN CITY OF (Population served: 192, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-02-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2012)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In OCT-21-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Sanborn 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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