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Slope County, North Dakota (ND)


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County population in 2012: 758 (all rural); it was 767 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 94
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 184
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 273
Renter-occupied apartments: 48 (it was 40 in 2000)
% of renters here:

13%
State:

35%

Land area: 1218 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 1 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Slope County: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (46.7%), Educational,health and social services (12.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 5%
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Races in Slope County, North Dakota:


Median resident age:  49.0 years
North Dakota median age:  37.0 years

Males: 396  (56.8%)
Females: 331  (43.2%)

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Average household size:
Slope County:

2.0 people
North Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $34,092 ($24,667 in 1999)
This county:

$34092
North Dakota:

$47827

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $303 (lower quartile is $300, upper quartile is $320)
This county:

$303
State:

$490


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $66,967 (it was $25,700 in 2000)
Slope County:

$66,967
North Dakota:

$116,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $23,608 - $113,854

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $74,617
Here:

$74,617
State:

$136,625

Mobile homes: $39,279
Here:

$39,279
State:

$26,643
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $783
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $191

Institutionalized population: 0

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Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $383 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $145 (0.3%)


Slope County household income distribution in 2009 Slope County home values distribution


Slope County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.9%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 49 years old
(Males: 47 years old, Females: 50 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49 years old, American Indian residents: 22 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

16.9%
Whole state:

11.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

7.2%
Whole state:

4.9%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Slope County is $387 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $475 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: Marmarth, Amidon.

Slope 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 Slope County: Stuber Ranch (A), Logging Camp Ranch (B), Tennant Ranch (C), Horse Creek Association Headquarters (D), Last Buffalo Hunt in North Dakota Recreation Site (E), R Staber Ranch (F), Oldis Ranch (G), Olds Ranch (H), Old Deep Creek Guard Station (I), Ponderosa Pine Area (J), Kruger Ranch (K), Clark Ranch (L), Brown Ranch (M), Oldis Ranch (N), Rue Ranch (O), V Strom Ranch (P), G Strom Ranch (Q), Janikowski Ranch (R), Wolfgrum Ranch (S), G and D Heinrich Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Slope County include: Mound Church (A), Cedar Church (B), Norman Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lebanon Cemetery (1), Peaceful Valley Cemetery (2), Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery (3), Pierce Cemetery (4), Riverside Cemetery (5), Saint Paul Cemetery (6), DeSart Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: White Lake (A), Stewart Lake (B), Cedar Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cash Creek (A), Williams Creek (B), Butte Creek (C), Adobe Wall Creek (D), Spring Creek (E), Spring Coulee (F), Cottonwood Creek (G), Cannonball Creek (H), First Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Slope County include: Stewart Lake National Wildlife Refuge (1), White Lake National Wildlife Refuge (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Adams County , Billings County , Bowman County , Fallon County, Montana , Golden Valley County , Hettinger County , Stark County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 8
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 2 (100% naturalized citizens)

Slope County:

0.3%
Whole state:

1.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.5%

Slope County marital status for males
Slope County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Slope County with a mortgage: 31 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 107

Here:

22.5% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.42%
Here40.4%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 310
Total congregations: 3
Religions in Slope County - Marmarth, Amidon

Food Environment Statistics:





Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Slope County:

30.40 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
North Dakota:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.1%
North Dakota:

27.6%



Agriculture in Slope County:

Average size of farms: 2944 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $78,274
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $51.69
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.81%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $68,502
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.19%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $98,048
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.94%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.88
Corn for grain: 305 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 83680 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Slope County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is slightly below North Dakota state average. It is 1.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/29/1975, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Slope County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (67%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Truck transportation (2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • U. S. Postal service (7%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (49%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Business operations specialists (2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (23%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Slope County (%):





Slope County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 198 (50%)
  • Carpooled: 26 (7%)
  • Walked: 40 (10%)
  • Other means: 3 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 129 (33%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $41,794.

5.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
North Dakota average:

7.27%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties in North Dakota.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries



5.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
North Dakota average:

7.80%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties in North Dakota.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3

Births per 1000 population in Slope County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 4.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Slope County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 0.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 0.0

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 93 (0 aged, 0 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 423.130

Household type by relationship:

Households: 727

Size of family households: 141 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 32 4-persons, 14 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 96 1-person, 6 2-persons.

96.3% of residents of Slope County speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $9,465,000 ($12756 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $17,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $1,113,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $651,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,463,000
Federal grants: $2,072,000
Federal procurement contracts: $41,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $126,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $489,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $201,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,359,000

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

Births: 39
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

64 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 21
Here:

30 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -72
Here -102 per 1000 residents
State -29 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Slope County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.02 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

6.0
State:

4.0

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Slope County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 11
  • 4 rooms: 21
  • 5 rooms: 44
  • 6 rooms: 74
  • 7 rooms: 35
  • 8 rooms: 32
  • 9+ rooms: 50
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 5
  • 5 rooms: 4
  • 6 rooms: 23
  • 7 rooms: 3
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9+ rooms: 2
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Slope County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 15
  • 2 bedrooms: 63
  • 3 bedrooms: 107
  • 4 bedrooms: 54
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 7
  • 3 bedrooms: 13
  • 4 bedrooms: 10
  • 5+ bedrooms: 5
Cars and other vehicles available in Slope County, North Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 57
  • 2 vehicles: 63
  • 3 vehicles: 66
  • 4 vehicles: 57
  • 5+ vehicles: 30
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 15
  • 2 vehicles: 15
  • 3 vehicles: 3
  • 4 vehicles: 7
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

78% of Slope County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in North Dakota.

Slope County:

77.8%
State average:

57.5%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $9,999


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 9%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Slope County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (55.3%)
  • Utility gas (30.0%)
  • Electricity (8.8%)
  • Coal or coke (1.8%)
  • Wood (1.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62.5%)
  • Utility gas (22.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.0%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

7.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

6.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
North Dakota:

10.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Slope County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:


Slope County government finances - Revenue in 2002:


Slope County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Slope County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Slope County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




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