Valley City, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 6,699 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 3,277  (48.9%)
Females: 3,422  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
North Dakota median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 58072.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,714 (it was $28,050 in 2000)
Valley City:

$47,714
ND:

$55,759

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,989 (it was $16,257 in 2000)

Valley City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,231 (it was $57,700 in 2000)
Valley City:

$102,231
ND:

$155,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $522.

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  • Races in Valley City, ND (2013)

    Valley City races chart
    • 6,42392.5%White alone
    • 2473.6%Asian alone
    • 1181.7%Hispanic
    • 661.0%Two or more races
    • 580.8%Black alone
    • 180.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Valley City: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Norwegian (28.6%), Irish (6.6%), Swedish (4.5%), United States (4.0%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1222 feet

Land area: 3.31 square miles.

Population density: 2,024 people per square mile   (low).

Valley City,ND real estate house value index trend

Valley City, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Valley City:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Valley City city:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

80 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
North Dakota:

1.9%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Valley City, North Dakota as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Valley City to the number of sex offenders is 1,098 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,650 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,392 (1.5%)

Valley City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (56.7 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (265.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (619.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oriska, ND (3.2 miles) , Sanborn, ND (3.2 miles) , Rogers, ND (3.7 miles) , Fingal, ND (3.9 miles) , Tower City, ND (4.0 miles ), Kathryn, ND (4.1 miles) , Leal, ND (4.4 miles) , Nome, ND (4.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $67,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $223,700
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $237,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $245,300
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $244,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.92 N, Longitude: 98.01 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +808 (+11.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,988 (82.2%)

Area code: 701

Valley City household income distribution Valley City home values distribution

Crime rates in Valley City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1040011000000
per 100,000 14.80.061.30.00.015.515.80.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0100101511211
per 100,000 0.014.80.00.015.50.015.880.116.215.429.914.915.2
Robberies 0000010100001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.015.50.016.00.00.00.00.015.2
Assaults 03012471330912
per 100,000 0.044.50.015.630.962.2110.716.048.646.30.0133.7182.4
Burglaries 79102141019241420142642
per 100,000 103.8133.5153.3326.861.8155.5300.4384.5226.8308.8209.1386.3638.3
Thefts 745372606673655438544598113
per 100,000 1,097.3786.41,103.8933.91,020.31,135.11,027.7865.1615.7833.7672.01,456.21,717.3
Auto thefts 04107855546539
per 100,000 0.059.3153.3108.9123.777.779.180.164.892.674.744.6136.8
Arson 1001120000011
per 100,000 14.80.00.015.615.531.10.00.00.00.00.014.915.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 80.866.3189.872.173.6110.7134.9140.068.484.071.4127.5177.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Valley City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
North Dakota average:

2.04
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -342 (-4.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Valley City, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Valley City-area historical tornado activity is above North Dakota state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the Valley City city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Valley City-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 631.2 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 127.9 miles away from Valley City center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 199.4 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 119.1 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 95.7 miles away from Valley City 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 217.7 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).
Valley City topographic map

Birthplace of: Earl Pomeroy - Politician, George W. Mason - Automobile industry executive, Jeff Boschee - Basketball player-coach, Ann Sothern - (died 2001), actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Valley City:

  • MERCY HOSPITAL OF VALLEY CITY (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 570 CHAUTAUQUA BLVD)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #2 (220 5TH AVE SW)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #4 (491 2ND AVE NE)
  • OPEN DOOR CENTER #5 (664 10TH AVE SE)
  • OPEN DOOR CTR-CHILDRENS PROG #1 (240 4TH AVE SE)
  • CITY COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT (230 4TH ST NW RM 102)
  • MERCY HOME CARE SERVICES (367 2ND STREET NW)
  • SHEYENNE CARE CENTER (979 CENTRAL AVE N)

Airports located in Valley City:

College/University in Valley City:

  • Valley City State University (Full-time enrollment: 1,051; Location: 101 College St SW; Public; Website: www.vcsu.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valley City:

  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 57 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 59 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 59 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 81 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • University of North Dakota (about 82 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 101 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Northern State University (about 105 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)

Public high school in Valley City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Valley City:

Private elementary/middle school in Valley City:

  • ST CATHERINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 64; Location: 540 3RD AVE NE; Grades: KG - 6)
See full list of schools located in Valley City, School District: VALLEYCITY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT 2

Library in Valley City:

  • VALLEY CITY BARNES COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $135,747; Location: 410 NORTH CENTRAL AVENUE; 62,213 books; 2,242 audio materials; 1,750 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 7 state licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Jefferson School - PK - 3 grade Washington School - 4 - 6 grade

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Notable locations in Valley City: Valley City Fire Station (A), Barnes County Ambulance (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Valley City: Pioneer Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Americinn Lodge & Suites (280 Wintershow Road Southwest), Farm Kitchen (140 3rd Avenue Southeast), Super 8 Valley City ND (822 11th Street Southwest), Super 8 Motel (8th Av And I # 94), Greyhound Bus Lines - Greyhound Location Valley City- Greyhound Location- Valley (140 3rd Avenue Southeast), Wagon Wheel Inn Suites & RV Park (455 Wintershow Road Southwest), Prairie Inn (140 3rd Avenue Southeast).

Courts: Barnes County - Clerk Of Court (230 4th Street Northwest Rm 202), Barnes County - District Judge- Court Reporter (230 4th Street Northwest).

Barnes 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 Valley City and their reported violations in the past:

VALLEY CITY CITY OF (Population served: 6,585, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-13-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
CRYSTAL SPRINGS REST AREA (Address: ND STATE HIGHWAY DEPT , Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-06-2014)
MEDINA REST AREA (Address: ND STATE HIGHWAY DEPT , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-06-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2012)
WIMBLEDON CITY OF (Population served: 216, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2005), St Public Notif received (APR-11-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LITTLE YELLOWSTONE PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2014), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-10-2011 to JUN-17-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-02-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2006)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Valley City that have no violations reported:

  • BARNES RURAL WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 3,939, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.7%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 9.9% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Valley City in 2010:

  • 262 people in college/university student housing
  • 170 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 32 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Valley City in 2000:

  • 328 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped

Valley City, North Dakota environmental map by EPA

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Valley City compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Valley City (2011 data):

  • Dacotah Bank: -Valley City Branch at 240 Third Street, Northwest, branch established on 1909/05/04. Info updated 2007/08/07: Bank assets: $1,902.6 mil, Deposits: $1,684.0 mil, headquarters in Aberdeen, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Dacotah Banks, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Valley City Branch at 220 4th St Ne, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank Forward: Valley City Branch at 430 West Main Street, branch established on 1998/10/13. Info updated 2010/08/27: Bank assets: $472.4 mil, Deposits: $374.8 mil, headquarters in Hannaford, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Security State Bank Holding Company
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Valley City Branch at 201 Central Avenue N, branch established on 1929/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Valley City, North Dakota:

  • Super Eight Motel, 822 11TH St SW, Valley City, ND 58072 , Phone: (701) 845-1140
  • Wagon Wheel Inn, 455 Winter Show Rd, Valley City, ND 58072 , Phone: (701) 845-5333, Fax: (701) 845-2335
  • Americinn Motel & Suites, 280 Wintershow Rd, Valley City, ND 58072 , Phone: (701) 845-5551, Fax: (701) 845-5552
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Valley City, North Dakota

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
North Dakota average:

10.1

Valley City travel time to work - commute Valley City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (45%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Valley City 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 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$11,024$44,0960$0
Other Government Administration 1$6,609$79,3085$2,810
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$4,417
Police Protection - Officers 13$50,470$46,5880$0
Police - Other 5$13,543$32,5030$0
Firefighters 1$4,233$50,7960$0
Streets and Highways 8$26,933$40,4000$0
Solid Waste Management 6$15,394$30,7880$0
Sewerage 1$2,619$31,4280$0
Water Supply 4$14,187$42,5610$0
Electric Power 13$55,563$51,2890$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,778$46,6680$0
Totals for Government 57$208,353$43,8648$7,227

Valley City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $919,000 ($137.18)
    Sewerage: $404,000 ($60.31)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,938,000 ($438.57)
    Police Protection: $674,000 ($100.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $571,000 ($85.24)
    General - Other: $532,000 ($79.41)
    Water Utilities: $453,000 ($67.62)
    Regular Highways: $377,000 ($56.28)
    Sewerage: $231,000 ($34.48)
    Financial Administration: $167,000 ($24.93)
    Fire Protection: $150,000 ($22.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $89,000 ($13.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $82,000 ($12.24)
    Central Staff Services: $44,000 ($6.57)
    Health Services - Other: $15,000 ($2.24)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($1.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $762,000 ($113.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,135,000 ($169.43)
    Police Protection: $674,000 ($100.61)
    Regular Highways: $186,000 ($27.77)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,542,000 ($230.18)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($5.22)

Valley City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $740,000 ($110.46)
    Sewerage: $384,000 ($57.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $987,000 ($147.34)
    Special Assessments: $925,000 ($138.08)
    Interest Earnings: $620,000 ($92.55)
    Rents: $28,000 ($4.18)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,075,000 ($608.30)
    Water Utilities: $808,000 ($120.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,169,000 ($174.50)
    All Other: $455,000 ($67.92)
    Highways: $258,000 ($38.51)
  • Tax - Property: $743,000 ($110.91)
    Total General Sales: $153,000 ($22.84)
    NEC: $128,000 ($19.11)

Valley City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $8,205,000 ($1224.81)
    Water Utilities: $580,000 ($86.58)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,158,000 ($919.24)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,160,000 ($173.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,104,000 ($761.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,850,000 ($1171.82)
    Water Utilities: $1,605,000 ($239.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $355,000 ($52.99)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,054,000 ($157.34)
    Water Utilities: $135,000 ($20.15)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,615,000 ($241.08)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $9,365,000 ($1397.97)

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 Valley City:

  • KOVC (1490 AM; 1 kW; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KQLX (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LISBON, ND; Owner: SHEYENNE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Valley City:

  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KFBN (88.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: FARGO BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KPRJ (91.5 FM; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Valley City:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVLY-TV (Channel 11; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
Valley City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Valley City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 103m338ftTotal length
  • $467,000Total costs
  • 82,385Total average daily traffic
  • 12,296Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 81950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 62000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Valley City, ND

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 21

Incident types - Valley City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Valley City, ND
Most common first names in Valley City, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8079.3 years
Mary5183.6 years
William4681.0 years
Anna4385.8 years
George3880.6 years
Harold3676.8 years
Albert3481.7 years
Clara3487.6 years
Helen3384.4 years
Alfred3281.9 years
Most common last names in Valley City, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson8179.4 years
Johnson6679.4 years
Olson6079.7 years
Nelson4981.1 years
Larson3683.2 years
Peterson2782.2 years
Hanson2584.6 years
Dahl2078.6 years
Kunze1977.9 years
Miller1878.2 years
Businesses in Valley City, ND
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
AmericInn1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Super 81
FedEx1U-Haul2
Ford1UPS1
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