U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Westhope, North Dakota forum City-Data.com Homepage

Westhope, North Dakota



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Westhope, ND housing info, Bottineau County, North Dakota, ND smaller cities, ND small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2012: 417 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.8%
 

Males: 210  (50.5%)
Females: 207  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  49.5 years
North Dakota median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 58793.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,125 (it was $26,964 in 2000)
Westhope:

$55,125
ND:

$53,585
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,468

Westhope city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,458 (it was $23,400 in 2000)
Westhope:

$72,458
ND:

$142,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $88,782; Detached houses: $88,782

Median gross rent in 2012: $751.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 58793

Westhope, ND residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Westhope races chart
  • White alone - 407 (94.9%)
  • Two or more races - 13 (3.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (1.2%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Westhope: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)


Latest news from Westhope, ND collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Norwegian (33.2%), German (28.8%), Irish (9.1%), French (4.8%), Danish (4.5%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1496 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 1,301 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Westhope,ND real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Westhope, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Westhope:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westhope city:

  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.5%
North Dakota:  2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $656 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $629 (1.0%)

Westhope satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (145.5 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (456.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (810.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Landa, ND (2.2 miles) , Antler, ND (3.6 miles) , Maxbass, ND (3.8 miles) , Newburg, ND (3.8 miles) , Souris, ND (3.9 miles) , Kramer, ND (4.6 miles) , Mohall, ND (5.0 miles ), Loraine, ND (5.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 48.91 N, Longitude: 101.02 W

Area code: 701

Westhope household income distribution Westhope home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.4%
North Dakota:

2.9%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -75 (-12.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (39%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Retail trade (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Extraction workers (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Westhope, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Westhope, North Dakota average temperatures Westhope, North Dakota average precipitation
 
Westhope, North Dakota humidity
 
Westhope, North Dakota wind speed
 
Westhope, North Dakota snowfall
 
Westhope, North Dakota sunshine
 
Westhope, North Dakota clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Westhope-area historical tornado activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/26/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Westhope city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/5/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.9 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bottineau County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Snows: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westhope topographic map

Hospital/medical center in Westhope:

  • WESTHOPE HOME (Nursing Home, 120 3RD ST E)

Political contributions by individuals in Westhope, ND

Airports located in Westhope:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westhope:

  • Minot State University (about 48 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,416)
  • Bismarck State College (about 145 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,710)
  • University of Mary (about 152 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,016)
  • University of North Dakota (about 194 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 10,215)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 229 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,038)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 241 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 11,679)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 243 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,740)

Public high school in Westhope:

Public elementary/middle school in Westhope:

See full list of schools located in Westhope


Click to draw/clear city borders

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

 
Bottineau 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 Westhope that have no violations reported:

  • WESTHOPE CITY OF (Population served: 533, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.9%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.6%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Westhope, ND

20 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
46 people in nursing homes in 2000

Westhope compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Westhope (2011 data):

  • Peoples State Bank: at 110 Main St, branch established on 1906/06/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $78.3 mil, Deposits: $70.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples State Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Westhope travel time to work - commute


Westhope mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Westhope city (based on Bottineau County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.86%
Here81.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents55.3%17.4%14.0%4.8%8.5%
Congregations33.3%14.8%18.5%11.1%22.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Bottineau County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

20.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Bottineau County:

27.2%
State:

27.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$587
Streets and Highways 2$6,200$37,2000$0
Water Supply 1$2,436$29,2320$0
Totals for Government 3$8,636$34,5441$587

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $26,000 ($62.35)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($124.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($115.11)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($45.56)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($43.17)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($35.97)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($35.97)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($28.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $107,000 ($256.59)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($14.39)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $38,000 ($91.13)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($47.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $23,000 ($55.16)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($40.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $81,000 ($194.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $53,000 ($127.10)
    Highways: $32,000 ($76.74)
  • Tax - Property: $30,000 ($71.94)
    NEC: $16,000 ($38.37)

Westhope government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($239.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($191.85)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($47.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($359.71)

5.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,597 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
North Dakota average:

7.27%

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:
from Ward County, ND  0.96% ($38,640 average AGI)
from Rolette County, ND  0.42% ($34,182)


7.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,905 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
North Dakota average:

7.80%

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:
to Ward County, ND  1.66% ($26,614 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.53% ($25,786)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.45% ($41,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westhope:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYZ (660 AM; 5 kW; WILLISTON, ND; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Westhope)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Main & 4th Ave N (Lat: 48.911139 Lon: -101.021000), Call Sign: WAN417, Licensee ID: L00109449
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHz, 153.920 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/1999, Expiration Date: 02/08/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2004
    Registrant: County Of Bottineau, County Courthouse, Bottineau, ND 58318
  • Cor 4th St & 3rd Ave Nursing Home (Lat: 48.910028 Lon: -101.015444), Call Sign: WCA869
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 11/03/2021
    Registrant: Bottineau County Emergency Management, 314 5th St West, Bottineau, ND 58318, Phone: (701) 228-5916, Fax: (701) 228-2364, Email:
  • 6 Mi W & 2 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 48.871417 Lon: -101.149056), Call Sign: WXR454
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2003, Expiration Date: 12/07/2013
    Registrant: Team Electornics Inc, 1100 31st Ave Sw, Minot, ND 58701, Phone: (701) 852-3270, Fax: (701) 852-3282, Email:
  • 1/4 Mi S (Lat: 48.903639 Lon: -101.018778), Call Sign: KFE412, Licensee ID: L00009960
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.4000 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/15/1998, Expiration Date: 07/15/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2003
    Registrant: Koch Industries Inc, Wichita, KS 67201-2975, Phone: (316) 828-4569, Fax: (316) 828-5702
  • Main And 4th Ave North (Lat: 48.911139 Lon: -101.021000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.7 m, Overall height: 10.4 m, Call Sign: WQCH259
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.920 MHz, 153.920 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/02/2005, Expiration Date: 03/02/2015, Certifier: Terrence Volk
    Registrant: Bottineau County Emergency Management, 314 5th St West, Bottineau, ND 58318, Phone: (701) 228-5916, Fax: (701) 228-2364, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WESTHOPE, Alley West Of Main (Lat: 48.909722 Lon: -101.021250), Overall height: 42.1 m, Call Sign: WHS954, Licensee ID: L00009440
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.00 MHz, 2168.40 MHz, 2178.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2000
    Registrant: Souris River Telephone Mutual Aid Corp., U.S. Highway 83 N.,, Minot, ND 58701

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0DDE, Licensee ID: L00822164
    Grant Date: 04/15/2008, Expiration Date: 06/08/2018
    Registrant: Bobby J Beaudrie, Westhope, ND 58793


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Westhope)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1


Most common first names in Westhope, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Henry977.0 years
Arthur778.7 years
George782.4 years
Anna689.0 years
Emma691.4 years
Bertha687.7 years
William686.0 years
Alice586.4 years
Albert588.8 years
Robert576.0 years
Most common last names in Westhope, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jensen1181.1 years
Henry680.7 years
Hulse682.6 years
Nielsen672.1 years
Steinhaus680.1 years
Williams585.2 years
Houmann591.2 years
Anderson582.6 years
Hegdahl582.8 years
Deschamp573.6 years
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Westhope, ND housing info, Bottineau County, North Dakota, ND smaller cities, ND small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.