York, North Dakota

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Population in 2013: 23 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.5%
 
Males: 10  (45.9%)
Females: 13  (54.1%)
Median resident age:  52.5 years
North Dakota median age:  39.0 years

Zip code: 58386

Estimated median household income in 2012: $65,594 (it was $47,917 in 2000)
York:

$65,594
ND:

$53,585
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $33,432 (it was $22,529 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $11,500 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
York:

$11,500
ND:

$142,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $13,214; Detached houses: $13,214
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  • White alone - 20 (87.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (13.0%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in York: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (47.4%), Norwegian (42.1%), Czech (5.3%), Polish (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1607 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 101 people per square mile   (very low).

York, North Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in York:

  • High school or higher: 99.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in York city:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 60.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (2.0%)

York satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (117.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (378.3 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (732.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Knox, ND (2.4 miles) , Leeds, ND (2.5 miles ), Wolford, ND (3.8 miles) , Brinsmade, ND (3.8 miles) , Churchs Ferry, ND (4.2 miles) , Maza, ND (4.3 miles) , Rugby, ND (4.4 miles ), Cando, ND (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 48.31 N, Longitude: 99.57 W

Area code: 701

York household income distribution York home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-25.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (92%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Public administration (50%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)

Average climate in York, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

York-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the York city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 tornado 40.4 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

York-area historical earthquake activity is near North Dakota state average. It is 73% 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 587.5 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 247.4 miles away from York center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 283.6 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 239.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 414.4 miles away from York center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 415.7 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 Benson County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 10, Snows: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
York topographic map

Amtrak station near York:

  • 20 miles: RUGBY (201 W. DEWEY ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to York:

  • Minot State University (about 80 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 119 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of North Dakota (about 119 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • University of Mary (about 123 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 158 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 163 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 165 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

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Benson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.6%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

York 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Other fuel (12%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for York city (based on Benson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 114.86%
Here: 114.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssociation of Free Lutheran CongregationsAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents68.9%23.3%2.6%1.5%3.7%
Congregations27.3%39.4%9.1%6.1%18.2%
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: 3
Benson County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Benson County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Benson County:

31.5%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.2%
State:

13.0%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($173.91)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($86.96)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($43.48)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($43.48)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($43.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($173.91)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($130.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($43.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($217.39)
    General Support: $1,000 ($43.48)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($130.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $24,000 ($1043.48)

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,880 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Ramsey County, ND  1.38% ($15,367 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.60% ($24,769)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Ramsey County, ND  2.10% ($32,478 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.78% ($25,647)
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.46% ($24,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in York:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KDLR (1240 AM; 1 kW; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: DOUBLE Z BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in York:

  • KQZZ (96.7 FM; DEVILS LAKE, ND; Owner: TWO RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around York:

  • K20AM (Channel 20; ROLETTE, ETC., ND; Owner: FULL GOSPEL BUSINESSMEN'S FELLOWSHIP)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in York)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Mi W 6 Mi N (Lat: 48.404444 Lon: -99.618194), Call Sign: KAR253
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/11/2021
    Registrant: Team Electronics Inc., 1100 31st Ave Sw, Minot, ND 58701, Phone: (701) 852-3270, Fax: (701) 852-3282, Email:
  • 6 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 48.249444 Lon: -99.589306), Call Sign: KNEK738
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/19/1998, Expiration Date: 06/16/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003
    Registrant: Lawrence Axness, York, ND 58386

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KNOX, 6385 50th Ave. Ne (Lat: 48.337306 Lon: -99.547972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125.6 m, Call Sign: WPJF461
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB8OXD, Licensee ID: L00690724
    Grant Date: 05/31/2003, Expiration Date: 08/03/2013
    Registrant: Nathanael R Budd, 4951 64th Street Ne, York, ND 58386
  • Call Sign: N0IKJ, Licensee ID: L01175391
    Grant Date: 03/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/01/2018
    Registrant: Ruth A Budd, 4951 64th Street Ne, York, ND 58386
  • Call Sign: W0TF, Previous Call Sign: NK8F, Licensee ID: L00142696
    Grant Date: 10/17/2007, Expiration Date: 01/14/2018
    Registrant: Richard M Budd, 4951 64th Street Ne, York, ND 58386

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80NJ , Serial Number: AA5B-0403, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Norval E Johnson, Route 1 Box 35, York, ND 58386

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