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Barnes County, North Dakota (ND)

County population in 2016: 11,321 (60% urban, 40% rural); it was 11,775 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,558
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,772
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,474
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,496 (it was 1,410 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

35%

Land area: 1492 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 8 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Barnes County: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (48.2%), Educational, health and social services (21.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 20%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 69%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Barnes County, ND (2017)
    • 10,31887.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2362.0%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2322.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1501.3%Two or more races
    • 1381.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 550.5%Asian alone
    • 450.4%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.7 years
North Dakota median age:

35.4 years
Males: 5,589  (49.4%)
Females: 5,732  (50.6%)
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Average household size:
Barnes County:

2.0 people
North Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,352 ($31,166 in 1999)
This county:

$58,352
North Dakota:

$61,843

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $545 (lower quartile is $422, upper quartile is $706)
This county:

$545
State:

$693


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $158,497 (it was $55,600 in 2000)
Barnes:

$158,497
North Dakota:

$194,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,849 - $231,544
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,054
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $386

Institutionalized population: 187

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 21
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 30 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $70,700
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $54,400
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $67,400
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $78,100
  • 2006: 20 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2008: 20 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $195,500
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $209,900
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $229,500
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $243,900
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $259,400
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2015: 30 buildings, average cost: $215,500
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $249,400
  • 2017: 18 buildings, average cost: $169,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Barnes, ND residents
Average permit cost in Barnes, ND
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,358 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,142 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Barnes, ND in 2017
Distribution of house value in Barnes, ND in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Barnes, ND in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.0%
Barnes County:

9.0%
North Dakota:

10.3%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.0% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents, 7.8% for other race residents, 33.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.7 years old
(Males: 43.6 years old, Females: 43.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.9 years old, Black residents: 38.7 years old, American Indian residents: 27.6 years old, Asian residents: 33.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 12.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Barnes County is $396 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $475 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $665 a month.

Cities in this county include: Valley City, Wimbledon, Sanborn, Litchville, Fingal, Oriska, Dazey, Nome, Kathryn, Rogers.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Barnes County: Dalrymple Spur (A), Fargo Fire Department Station 7 (B), Pontiac Town Hall (C), Warren Town Hall (D), Clifton Town Hall (E), Gill Town Hall (F), Reed Town Hall (G), Raymond Town Hall (H), Berlin Town Hall (I), Rochester Town Hall (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Barnes County include: Herby Church (A), Nora Church (B), American Church (C), Canaan Church (D), Maple-Sheyenne Church (E), Christiania Church (F), Bethel Church (G), Osterdalen Church (H), Goshen Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Argusville Cemetery (1), Brink Cemetery (2), Norman Cemetery (3), Salem Cemetery (4), North Pleasant Cemetery (5), Salem Cemetery (6), German Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Bertha (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Swan Creek (A), Buffalo Creek (B), Wild Rice River (C), Maple River (D), Sheyenne River (E), Rush River (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Barnes County include: Magnolia State Game Management Area (1), Meadow Brook Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Becker County, Minnesota , Griggs County , Logan County , Nez Perce County, Idaho , Whitman County, Washington , Mahnomen County, Minnesota , Steele County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
North Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year in Barnes, ND
County total employment by year in Barnes, ND
County average yearly wages by year in Barnes, ND

Current college students: 912
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 136 (33.6% naturalized citizens)

Barnes County:

1.2%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 472000 to 2009
  • 221990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 14Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.4%

Barnes County marital status for males Barnes County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,406
  • One, attached: 115
  • Two: 74
  • 3 or 4: 246
  • 5 to 9: 190
  • 10 to 19: 276
  • 20 or more: 353
  • Mobile homes: 321

Housing units in Barnes County with a mortgage: 1,658 (12 second mortgage, 93 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,876

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

54.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Barnes County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,36819
Catholic1,7006
Evangelical Protestant96811
Other32
None4,027-
Barnes County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Barnes County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

14.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Barnes County:

7.9%
North Dakota:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Barnes County:

27.7%
State:

27.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Barnes County:

Average size of farms: 1023 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $112,428
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $139.57
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.26%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.31%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $94,740
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 72.23%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.38%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $115,902
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.78%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.88
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.01%
Corn for grain: 33807 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 239712 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 232755 harvested acres
Vegetables: 29 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Barnes County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 2341654.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 fatalities and 111 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/20/1957, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barnes County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 77% 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 628.8 miles away from Barnes County 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 129.5 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 198.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 120.6 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from Barnes County center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 217.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: April 05, 2011 to July 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3318: April 07, 2011, FEMA Id: 3318, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 2011 to July 20, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1981: May 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1981, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: February 26, 2010 to July 15, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1907: April 30, 2010, FEMA Id: 1907, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: February 26, 2010 to April 30, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3309: March 14, 2010, FEMA Id: 3309, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 20, 2010 to January 25, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1879: February 26, 2010, FEMA Id: 1879, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • North Dakota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 13, 2009 to August 10, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1829: March 24, 2009, FEMA Id: 1829, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • North Dakota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 02, 2007 to June 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1713: July 17, 2007, FEMA Id: 1713, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • North Dakota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3247: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3247, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Dakota Severe Storms and High Winds, Incident Period: June 24, 2003 to June 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1483: August 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 1483, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • North Dakota Floods, Incident Period: March 01, 2001 to August 09, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1376: May 28, 2001, FEMA Id: 1376, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Barnes County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 21, Storms: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Barnes

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,223 (77.3%)
  • Carpooled: 544 (10.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 35 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 410 (7.5%)
  • Worked at home: 222 (4.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (38%)
  • Mexico (17%)
  • Other Western Africa (16%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • South Africa (6%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • Korea (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Barnes County


  • German (37%)
  • Norwegian (27%)
  • American (5%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Scandinavian (1%)
  • Danish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Barnes County, North Dakota in 2000:

  • 328 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped

People in group quarters in Barnes County, North Dakota in 2010:

  • 262 people in college/university student housing
  • 170 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $65,346.

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,879 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
North Dakota average:

8.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.09% relocated from other counties in North Dakota ($25,935 average AGI)
2.05% relocated from other states ($14,944 average AGI)
Barnes County:

2.05%
North Dakota average:

4.83%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cass County, ND  1.16% ($38,962 average AGI)
from Stutsman County, ND  0.44% ($44,950)


6.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,477 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
North Dakota average:

9.36%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.29% relocated to other counties in North Dakota ($29,555 average AGI)
1.93% relocated to other states ($15,922 average AGI)
Barnes County:

1.93%
North Dakota average:

6.08%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cass County, ND  1.89% ($41,581 average AGI)
to Stutsman County, ND  0.77% ($35,457)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Barnes County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Barnes County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Barnes County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Barnes County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Barnes County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Barnes County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Barnes County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Barnes County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Barnes County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,450 (2,186 aged, 264 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 163 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Barnes County, North Dakota in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (188)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (135)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (103)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (101)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (85)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (57)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (47)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (46)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (46)
  • Congestive heart failure (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 8.98
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,527
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 225
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 27,881

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,165
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,571
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 27

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,321
  • In family households: 8,389 (1,875 male householders, 1,266 female householders)
    2,595 spouses, 2,359 children (2,220 natural, 43 adopted, 94 stepchildren), 104 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 14 other relatives, 166 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,332 (1,121 male householders (816 living alone)), 994 female householders (860 living alone)), 243 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 590

Size of family households: 1,829 2-persons, 491 3-persons, 588 4-persons, 175 5-persons, 55 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,678 1-person, 363 2-persons, 60 3-persons, 13 4-persons.

1,685 married couples with children.
538 single-parent households (196 men, 342 women).

98.2% of residents of Barnes speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (86% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $108,593,000 ($9,754 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $11,303,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,329,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,152,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $25,794,000
Federal grants: $17,753,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,924,000 ($2,730,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,640,000 ($7,665,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $959,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,967,000
Federal Government insurance: $100,212,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 578
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

64 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 736
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +40
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -568
Here -51 per 1000 residents
State -29 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Barnes County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.23 millions of gallons per day (41% from ground, 59% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.0

Year house built in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • Year house built in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • 942014 or later
  • 1802010 to 2013
  • 3022000 to 2009
  • 4381990 to 1999
  • 3111980 to 1989
  • 1,1611970 to 1979
  • 4821960 to 1969
  • 7421950 to 1959
  • 2961940 to 1949
  • 1,6591939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • 171 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 3344 rooms
  • 4135 rooms
  • 6566 rooms
  • 6047 rooms
  • 5308 rooms
  • 9769+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • 161 room
  • 1962 rooms
  • 2373 rooms
  • 5014 rooms
  • 3155 rooms
  • 1216 rooms
  • 847 rooms
  • 888 rooms
  • 869+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • 20no bedroom
  • 661 bedroom
  • 7082 bedrooms
  • 1,4543 bedrooms
  • 8734 bedrooms
  • 4145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Barnes County, North Dakota
  • 16no bedroom
  • 4401 bedroom
  • 6802 bedrooms
  • 3733 bedrooms
  • 1414 bedrooms
  • 395+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Barnes County, North Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Barnes County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Barnes County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 49no vehicle
  • 6311 vehicle
  • 1,5802 vehicles
  • 7863 vehicles
  • 2424 vehicles
  • 2495+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Barnes County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Barnes County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 259no vehicle
  • 8031 vehicle
  • 5042 vehicles
  • 493 vehicles
  • 814 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

83.3% of Barnes County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in North Dakota.

Barnes County:

83.3%
State average:

81.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8,027
  • Other state: 2,900
  • Northeast: 71
  • Midwest: 1,663
  • South: 467
  • West: 692
Year householders moved into unit in Barnes County, ND
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Barnes County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.4%Electricity
  • 36.8%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 42.7%Electricity
  • 32.1%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.5%No fuel used
  • 6.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

2.8%
North Dakota:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.4%
North Dakota:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

6.5%
North Dakota:

10.6%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Barnes County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $910,000
    Regular Highways: $325,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,521,000
    General Public Buildings: $332,000
    Health - Other: $139,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,699,000
    Health - Other: $2,351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,506,000
    Police Protection: $796,000
    Correctional Institutions: $692,000
    Parks and Recreation: $94,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $35,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $839,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $550,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,549,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,206,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,215,000
    Health and Hospitals: $393,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,692,000
    Other License: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $607,000

Barnes County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $910,000
    Regular Highways: $325,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,521,000
    General Public Buildings: $332,000
    Health - Other: $139,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,699,000
    Health - Other: $2,351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,506,000
    Police Protection: $796,000
    Correctional Institutions: $692,000
    Parks and Recreation: $94,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $35,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $839,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $550,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,549,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,206,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,215,000
    Health and Hospitals: $393,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,692,000
    Other License: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $607,000

Barnes County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $910,000
    Regular Highways: $325,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,521,000
    General Public Buildings: $332,000
    Health - Other: $139,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,699,000
    Health - Other: $2,351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,506,000
    Police Protection: $796,000
    Correctional Institutions: $692,000
    Parks and Recreation: $94,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $35,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $839,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $550,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,549,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,206,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,215,000
    Health and Hospitals: $393,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,692,000
    Other License: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $607,000

Barnes County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $910,000
    Regular Highways: $325,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,521,000
    General Public Buildings: $332,000
    Health - Other: $139,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,699,000
    Health - Other: $2,351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,506,000
    Police Protection: $796,000
    Correctional Institutions: $692,000
    Parks and Recreation: $94,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $35,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $839,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $550,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,549,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,206,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,215,000
    Health and Hospitals: $393,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,692,000
    Other License: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $607,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 138
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 121
  • Number of recipients under 18: 8
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 100
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 30
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 64
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 48
Most common first names in Barnes County, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8879.1 years
Mary5383.8 years
William4981.0 years
Anna4585.8 years
George4181.3 years
Harold3976.7 years
Albert3781.6 years
Helen3784.0 years
Clara3487.6 years
Dorothy3377.6 years
Most common last names in Barnes County, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson8179.4 years
Johnson6779.2 years
Olson6079.7 years
Nelson5081.0 years
Larson3683.2 years
Peterson2981.3 years
Hanson2784.8 years
Dahl2078.6 years
Miller1978.5 years
Kunze1977.9 years
Businesses in Barnes County, ND
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
AmericInn1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Super 81
FedEx1U-Haul2
Ford1UPS1