For population 25 years and over in White Earth:
For population 15 years and over in White Earth city:
4 residents are foreign born (3.2% Europe, 3.2% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $260 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (142.8 miles , pop. 55,532).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (508.7 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (862.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Tioga, ND (2.8 miles ), Ross, ND (3.4 miles) , Powers Lake, ND (3.7 miles ), Ray, ND (4.3 miles ), Stanley, ND (4.3 miles ), Palermo, ND (5.0 miles) , Wildrose, ND (5.1 miles) , Epping, ND (5.3 miles) .
Latitude: 48.38 N, Longitude: 102.77 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 701
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-12.5%).
Average climate in White Earth, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
White Earth-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/5/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the White Earth city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/11/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:White Earth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/1998 at 11:59:37, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.9 miles away from White Earth center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mountrail County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near White Earth:
Amtrak station near White Earth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Earth:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.61. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.8%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
White Earth compared to North Dakota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for White Earth city (based on Mountrail County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.64%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
White Earth government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
White Earth government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
White Earth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,894 average adjusted gross income)
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:
7.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,514 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in White Earth:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 80
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 80
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: