For population 25 years and over in Zap:
For population 15 years and over in Zap city:
8 residents are foreign born (2.2% Oceania, 1.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $393 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (63.1 miles , pop. 55,532).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (444.6 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (795.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Golden Valley, ND (2.6 miles) , Beulah, ND (2.6 miles ), Dodge, ND (3.6 miles) , Hazen, ND (3.8 miles ), Halliday, ND (4.5 miles ), Stanton, ND (5.0 miles ), White Shield, ND (5.1 miles ), Pick City, ND (5.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.29 N, Longitude: 101.92 W
Area code: 701
Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-19.2%).
Work and jobs in Zap: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Zap, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Zap-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/18/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Zap city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mercer County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snows: 4, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, 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 Zap:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zap:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.899. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.48. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Zap that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 10.0%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Zap compared to North Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Zap (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Zap (based on Mercer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 95.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Zap government finances in 2002:
5.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,857 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:
7.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,316 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 Zap:
TV broadcast stations around Zap:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 300
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 350
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: