Zeeland, North Dakota

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Population in 2019: 75 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -46.8%
Males: 37  (50.6%)
Females: 38  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

35.2 years
North Dakota median age:

35.5 years

Zip code: 58581

Estimated median household income in 2019: $24,256 (it was $18,000 in 2000)
Zeeland:

$24,256
ND:

$64,577

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,646 (it was $12,268 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $18,750 (it was $10,900 in 2000)
Zeeland:

$18,750
ND:

$205,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $44,387; detached houses: $44,099

Median gross rent in 2019: $714.

March 2019 cost of living index in Zeeland: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 43.7%
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  • Races in Zeeland, ND (2010)
    • 8497.7%White alone
    • 11.2%American Indian alone
    • 11.2%Hispanic
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Ancestries: German (71.8%), American (12.8%), Scottish (5.1%), Norwegian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2005 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 251 people per square mile   (very low).

Zeeland, North Dakota map

4 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 1.4% Latin America).

This city:

2.8%
North Dakota:

1.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $459 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $616 (2.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (73.7 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (325.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (668.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Artas, SD (2.4 miles),
Hague, ND (3.0 miles),
Venturia, ND (3.7 miles),
Herreid, SD (3.8 miles ),
Eureka, SD (4.2 miles ),
Strasburg, ND (4.4 miles ),
Mound City, SD (4.5 miles),
Ashley, ND (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 45.97 N, Longitude: 99.83 W

Area code: 701

Distribution of median household income in Zeeland, ND in 2019
Distribution of house value in Zeeland, ND in 2019

Zeeland satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
North Dakota:

4.1%
Most common industries in Zeeland, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (20.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (17.8%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Gasoline stations (8.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (25.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (16.7%)
  • Gasoline stations (16.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (12.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (12.5%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (23.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (14.3%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.5%)
Most common occupations in Zeeland, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.9%)
  • Cashiers (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (16.7%)
  • Cashiers (16.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (16.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Carpenters (8.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (23.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.5%)
  • Financial managers (9.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.5%)

Average climate in Zeeland, North Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Zeeland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Dakota state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/21/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Zeeland city center injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1966, a category F3 tornado 17.5 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Zeeland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 48% greater 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 535.3 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 123.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 183.9 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 376.9 miles away from Zeeland center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 320.9 miles away from Zeeland center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 322.6 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 McIntosh County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 8, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Zeeland topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zeeland:

  • University of Mary (about 69 miles; Bismarck, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,854)
  • Northern State University (about 75 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Bismarck State College (about 76 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 156 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 158 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 159 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 159 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

Public high school in Zeeland:

Public elementary/middle school in Zeeland:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Zeeland Fire Hall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: K N S Lodging (301 3rd Avenue Southwest).

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

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

ZEELAND CITY OF (Population served: 86, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-20-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In AUG-05-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

1.8 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.1%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Zeeland (2011 data):

  • McIntosh County Bank: Zeeland Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1941/01/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $83.0 mil, Deposits: $63.7 mil, headquarters in Ashley, ND, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Mcintosh County Bank Holding Company, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Zeeland:

Marital status in Zeeland, ND
  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 34.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

For population 25 years and over in Zeeland:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
North Dakota average:

9.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Zeeland, ND (based on McIntosh County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,6567
Evangelical Protestant68810
Catholic4643
Other1-
None--
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
McIntosh County:

10.99 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

21.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
McIntosh County:

10.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
State:

27.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$418
Totals for Government 0$0 2$418

Zeeland government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $75,000 ($1000.00)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($480.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($320.00)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($240.00)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($173.33)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($26.67)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($13.33)

Zeeland government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($400.00)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($186.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($360.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($533.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($93.33)
    Highways: $6,000 ($80.00)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($186.67)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($13.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($13.33)

Zeeland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($813.33)

3.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,415 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
North Dakota average:

9.36%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Zeeland:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 2975 Hwy 11 Se (Lat: 46.042583 Lon: -99.806278), Call Sign: WQLJ729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.287 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2010, Expiration Date: 02/16/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2020, Certifier: Leon Ziegler, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 9530 28th Ave Se (Lat: 46.038306 Lon: -99.795222), Call Sign: WQRF475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Certifier: John Meier, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • 9551 29th Ave Se (Lat: 46.034889 Lon: -99.774861), Call Sign: WRFP974,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.237 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2020, Expiration Date: 04/09/2030, Certifier: Michael Meier, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8479K , Serial Number: 38-78A0504, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 11/25/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Vernon J Meidinger, 8965 28th Ave Se, Zeeland, ND 58581
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/07/2018

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Zeeland, ND
  • 48.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 8.6%Wood
  • 8.6%Other fuel
  • 2.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Zeeland, ND
  • 94.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Zeeland compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above 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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