Wilton, North Dakota

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Population in 2014: 726 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.0%
 
Males: 382  (52.6%)
Females: 344  (47.4%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years

Zip codes: 58579.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $63,169 (it was $34,583 in 2000)
Wilton:

$63,169
ND:

$60,656

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,775 (it was $17,111 in 2000)

Wilton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $132,350 (it was $54,200 in 2000)
Wilton:

$132,350
ND:

$184,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $131,814; Detached houses: $149,265; Mobile homes: $51,210

Median gross rent in 2016: $435.

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  • Races in Wilton, ND (2010)

    Wilton races chart
    • 68396.1%White alone
    • 121.7%American Indian alone
    • 91.3%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wilton: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (54.6%), Norwegian (10.8%), American (6.7%), Ukrainian (4.4%), Swedish (1.8%), Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 2183 feet

Land area: 0.58 square miles.

Population density: 1,255 people per square mile   (low).

Wilton,ND real estate house value index trend

Wilton, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Wilton:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wilton city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
North Dakota:

3.3%



According to our research of North Dakota and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Wilton, North Dakota as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Wilton to the number of sex offenders is 321 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,226 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $768 (0.6%)

Wilton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (23.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (391.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (742.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Regan, ND (3.5 miles) , Washburn, ND (3.8 miles ), Harmon, ND (4.0 miles) , Mercer, ND (4.8 miles) , Mandan, ND (4.8 miles ), Wing, ND (4.9 miles) , Bismarck, ND (4.9 miles ), Center, ND (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 47.16 N, Longitude: 100.79 W

Area code: 701

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

3.0%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +80 (+11.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Wilton, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wilton-area historical tornado activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/1/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Wilton city center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.5 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wilton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 64% 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 507.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from Wilton center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 404.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 248.6 miles away from Wilton center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 321.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McLean County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wilton topographic map

Birthplace of: Frank Falconer - Politician.

airports located in Wilton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wilton:

  • Bismarck State College (about 24 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of Mary (about 31 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Minot State University (about 79 miles; Minot, ND; FT enrollment: 2,887)
  • Northern State University (about 162 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • University of North Dakota (about 182 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 189 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 191 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

Public high school in Wilton:

Public elementary/middle school in Wilton:

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

McLean County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.24. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.24
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.575. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.575
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.85. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.85
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.7%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.3% for American Indian residents, 37.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.3%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
22 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Wilton (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Wilton: First State Bank Of Wilton at 110 Dakota Avenue, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $33.8 mil, Deposits: $28.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Wilton Bancshares, Ltd.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
North Dakota average:

9.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Wilton city (based on McLean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,78919
Catholic2,2308
Evangelical Protestant2,15215
Orthodox101
Other1-
None780-
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: 3
McLean County:

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
McLean County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
McLean County:

8.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

13.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

28.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.5%
North Dakota:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wilton:

49.5%
North Dakota:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Wilton:

27.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.0%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wilton:

4.5%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
North Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Wilton:

26.1%
North Dakota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Wilton:

60.8%
North Dakota:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.4%
North Dakota:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wilton, ND Residents
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
Financial Administration 1$4,131$49,5720$113
Streets and Highways 2$6,220$37,3200$0
Totals for Government 3$10,351$41,4040$113

7.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.66%
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 Burleigh County, ND  1.47% ($51,981 average AGI)
from Ward County, ND  0.92% ($38,912)
from Morton County, ND  0.35% ($43,923)


6.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,225 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Burleigh County, ND  1.93% ($38,314 average AGI)
to Ward County, ND  0.86% ($42,806)
to Morton County, ND  0.33% ($45,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wilton:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLXX (1270 AM; 1 kW; BISMARCK-MANDAN, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wilton:

  • KQDY (94.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSSS (101.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKCT (97.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCND (90.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYYY (92.9 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KACL (98.7 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBYZ (96.5 FM; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNDR (104.7 FM; MANDAN, ND; Owner: CENTRAL DAKOTA ENTERPRISES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wilton:

  • KBME-TV (Channel 3; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMB-TV (Channel 12; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: REITEN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNDX (Channel 26; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: PRIME CITIES BROADCASTING, INC.)

Wilton fatal accident list:

Aug 30, 1980 05:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wilton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wilton, ND)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC0OM, Previous Call Sign: WB0YVY, Grant Date: 10/13/1987, Expiration Date: 10/13/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/14/1999, Registrant: Andrew W Gregoryk, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Call Sign: KS0G, Licensee ID: L00209474, Grant Date: 02/09/2005, Expiration Date: 05/03/2015, Certifier: Mark C Mathys, Registrant: Mark C Mathys, 114 5th St So, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Call Sign: N0JJW, Licensee ID: L00214046, Grant Date: 03/04/2000, Expiration Date: 03/04/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2012, Registrant: Cynthia J Mathys, 114 5th St So, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Call Sign: N0NWY, Licensee ID: L00280367, Grant Date: 06/20/2012, Expiration Date: 08/22/2022, Certifier: Kay Schilla, Registrant: Kay Schilla, 409 Whitman Ave, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Call Sign: KC0MNP, Licensee ID: L00478258, Grant Date: 03/06/2002, Expiration Date: 03/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2014, Certifier: Lance M Holden, Registrant: Lance M Holden, 600 331st Ave Nw, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Call Sign: KE0AFJ, Licensee ID: L01860405, Grant Date: 04/24/2014, Expiration Date: 04/24/2024, Certifier: Adam J Rondeau, Registrant: Adam J Rondeau, Wilton, ND 58579

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1727F , Serial Number: 17255122, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Ed Whetham, 7500 Highway 36, Wilton, ND 58579
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4645M , Serial Number: 11-152, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 05/26/1958
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carol L Soderquist, 750 409th Ave Ne, Wilton, ND 58579, Other Owners: Eric B Soderquist
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85919 , Serial Number: 11AC-331, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Larry C Buchholtz, 29850 15th St Nw, Wilton, ND 58579

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

WILTON CITY OF (Population served: 711, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In SEP-22-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wilton, ND
Most common first names in Wilton, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1879.4 years
William1179.0 years
Mary1076.9 years
Anna986.1 years
Peter880.1 years
Robert780.7 years
Paul777.4 years
Fred680.3 years
George678.1 years
Arthur585.8 years
Most common last names in Wilton, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1876.4 years
Johnson1579.7 years
Olson1075.0 years
Backman678.2 years
Gregoryk569.8 years
Duma582.2 years
Aune579.8 years
Hruby587.2 years
Brown586.0 years
Basaraba570.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Wilton compared to North Dakota 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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