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Population in 2010: 580. Population change since 2000: +36.8%
Males: 331  (57.1%)
Females: 249  (42.9%)

Median resident age:  27.6 years
Minnesota median age:  42.9 years

Zip codes: 56591.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $16,449 (it was $12,361 in 2000)
White Earth:

$16,449
MN:

$58,906
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,103

White Earth CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $39,757 (it was $39,300 in 2000)
White Earth:

$39,757
MN:

$178,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $114,125; Detached houses: $68,732; Mobile homes: $273,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $338.

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  • American Indian alone - 498 (85.9%)
  • Two or more races - 30 (5.2%)
  • White alone - 29 (5.0%)
  • Hispanic - 22 (3.8%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in White Earth: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Recent posts about White Earth, Minnesota on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. White Earth is mentioned 12 times on our forum:
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Ancestries: French (4.7%), Norwegian (3.1%), German (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1520 feet

Land area: 2.58 square miles.

Population density: 225 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in White Earth:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 29.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 43.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in White Earth CDP:

  • Never married: 53.8%
  • Now married: 17.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.7%
Minnesota:  7.2%



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in White Earth, Minnesota as of December 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in White Earth to the number of sex offenders is 580 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $429 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (48.2 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (192.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (542.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ogema, MN (2.0 miles) , Waubun, MN (2.8 miles ), Callaway, MN (2.9 miles) , Naytahwaush, MN (3.9 miles ), Mahnomen, MN (4.0 miles ), Riverland, MN (4.1 miles ), Beaulieu, MN (4.1 miles) , The Ranch, MN (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 47.10 N, Longitude: 95.84 W

Area code: 218

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.0%
Minnesota:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (21%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (21%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (17%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (17%)
  • Construction laborers (11%)
  • Business operations specialists (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Carpenters (9%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (9%)
  • Child care workers (11%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

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Tornado activity:

White Earth-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.1 miles away from the White Earth place 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 40.8 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

White Earth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 100% 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 99.1 miles away from the city center
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Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Becker County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 5, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Joe Guyon - Football player.


Hospital/medical center in White Earth:

  • WHITE EARTH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 26246 CRANE ROAD)

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Amtrak station near White Earth:

  • 20 miles: DETROIT LAKES (116 PIONEER ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Earth:

  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 47 miles; Moorhead, MN; Full-time enrollment: 5,882)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 47 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,740)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 48 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 11,679)
  • Bemidji State University (about 53 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 3,658)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 3,462)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 73 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,038)
  • University of North Dakota (about 81 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 10,215)

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Notable location: White Earth Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in White Earth include: White Earth Assembly of God Church (A), Bethel Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Swimming Lake (A), Spirit Lake (B), Johnson Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Becker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 46.6%
(38.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 31.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.8%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  15.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in White Earth, MN

White Earth compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for White Earth CDP (based on Becker County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.94%
Here73.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal Church
Adherents34.3%33.0%16.7%3.0%2.9%
Congregations28.6%17.9%14.3%3.6%5.4%
NameChristian and Missionary AllianceVineyard USA Additional (Not in any CCC Body) Congregational Christian ChurchesSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchOther
Adherents2.1%2.0%1.2%1.1%3.9%
Congregations3.6%1.8%1.8%1.8%21.4%
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
This county:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Becker County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Becker County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
This county:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Becker County:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.9%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Becker County:

13.3%
State:

13.0%

6.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,550 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Minnesota average:

7.79%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($175 average AGI)
Becker County:

0.12%
Minnesota average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Otter Tail County, MN  0.89% ($32,925 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.82% ($51,663)
from Clay County, MN  0.67% ($35,600)


6.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,534 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
Minnesota average:

7.84%

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 Cass County, ND  0.89% ($41,604 average AGI)
to Otter Tail County, MN  0.68% ($30,963)
to Clay County, MN  0.63% ($30,171)

Strongest AM radio stations in White Earth:

  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKCQ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FOSSTON, MN; Owner: PINE TO PRAIRIE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KDLM (1340 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKBJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BEMIDJI, MN; Owner: R.P. BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in White Earth:

  • KRVI (95.1 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRCQ (102.3 FM; DETROIT LAKES, MN; Owner: DETROIT LAKES BROADCASTING COMPANY,)

White Earth fatal accident list:

Sep 17, 2000 04:57 AM, 133, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 8, 1982 02:30 AM, 61, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Oct 17, 1981 05:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1



FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • White Earth Health Clinic (Lat: 47.103306 Lon: -95.843667), Call Sign: WXP443
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 163.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2003, Expiration Date: 05/10/2013
    Registrant: Roger\'s Two Way Radio, 102 Lincoln, Bemidji, MN 56601, Phone: (218) 751-3077, Email:
  • White Earth Ave (Lat: 47.111667 Lon: -95.976944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WQGH850
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2007, Expiration Date: 01/23/2017, Certifier: Carol Turner
    Registrant: Roger\'s Two Way Radio, 102 Lincoln Avenue, Bemidji, MN 56601, Phone: (219) 751-3077, Email:
  • 35233 Mission Road (Lat: 47.095889 Lon: -95.842389), Type: Mast, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQOK758
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/31/2011, Expiration Date: 10/31/2021, Certifier: Joan Levoy
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464


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