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Walsh County, North Dakota (ND)

County population in 2016: 11,320 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 12,389 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,554
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,034
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,863
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,158 (it was 1,166 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

35%

Land area: 1282 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Walsh County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (42.0%), Educational, health and social services (21.3%), Construction (15.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Walsh County, North Dakota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (84.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (12.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  44.9 years
North Dakota median age:  35.0 years
Males: 5,835  (51.5%)
Females: 5,485  (48.5%)
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Walsh County,ND real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Walsh County:

2.0 people
North Dakota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,516 ($33,845 in 1999)

This county:

$52,516
North Dakota:

$60,656

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $431 (lower quartile is $298, upper quartile is $533)
This county:

$431
State:

$709


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $91,264 (it was $50,900 in 2000)
Walsh:

$91,264
North Dakota:

$184,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,651 - $151,253
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,010
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $385

Institutionalized population: 170

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 31
  • Thefts: 61
  • Auto thefts: 13

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 31
  • Thefts: 64
  • Auto thefts: 17
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $222,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $144,600
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,900
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $310,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,053 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $875 (1.0%)

Walsh County household income distribution in 2009 Walsh County home values distribution Walsh County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.1%
Walsh County:

10.1%
North Dakota:

10.7%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Black residents, 14.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.8% for American Indian residents, 13.0% for other race residents, 12.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.9 years old
(Males: 44.0 years old, Females: 46.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.1 years old, Black residents: 24.5 years old, American Indian residents: 15.3 years old, Asian residents: 37.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19.9 years old, Other race residents: 23.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Walsh County is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $548 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $741 a month.

Cities in this county include: Grafton, Park River, Minto, Hoople, Fordville, Edinburg, Adams, Forest River, Lankin, Pisek.

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

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Neighboring counties: Benewah County, Idaho , Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska , Kitsap County, Washington , San Juan County, Washington , Mineral County, Montana , Snohomish County, Washington , Pierce County , Keweenaw County, Michigan , Towner County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
North Dakota:

2.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 194
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 434 (43.1% naturalized citizens)

Walsh County:

3.8%
Whole state:

3.2%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 212
  • 2000 to 2009: 62
  • 1990 to 1999: 22
  • 1980 to 1989: 56
  • 1970 to 1979: 45
  • Before 1970: 100
Note: State values scaled to Walsh County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 85.4%

Walsh County marital status for males Walsh County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,399
  • One, attached: 145
  • Two: 139
  • 3 or 4: 238
  • 5 to 9: 249
  • 10 to 19: 121
  • 20 or more: 107
  • Mobile homes: 345

Housing units in Walsh County with a mortgage: 1,436 (32 second mortgage, 45 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,244

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

53.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Walsh County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,31520
Catholic3,3209
Evangelical Protestant68411
Other11
None2,799-
Walsh 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: 6
Walsh County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Walsh County:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

14.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Walsh County:

8.3%
North Dakota:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Walsh County:

28.4%
State:

27.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Walsh County:

Average size of farms: 839 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $165,655
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $280.73
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: 2.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $138,968
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 68.46%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $159,774
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.86%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.77%
Corn for grain: 7420 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 232552 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37411 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Walsh County-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 81% 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 670.4 miles away from Walsh 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 201.7 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 197.1 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 298.5 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 182.1 miles away from Walsh County center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 486.3 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 17, 2013 to June 17, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4128: July 12, 2013, FEMA Id: 4128, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: April 22, 2013 to May 07, 2013, Emergency Declared EM-3364: April 26, 2013, FEMA Id: 3364, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • North Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: April 22, 2013 to May 16, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4118: May 29, 2013, FEMA Id: 4118, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 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, Flooding, and Ground Saturation, Incident Period: March 30, 2006 to April 30, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1645: June 05, 2006, FEMA Id: 1645, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 23 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Walsh County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 29
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 30, Storms: 16, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (45%)
  • Canada (19%)
  • Philippines (15%)
  • Brazil (2%)
  • Moldova (2%)
  • Bulgaria (2%)
  • Panama (2%)

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

  • Norwegian (28%)
  • German (11%)
  • American (8%)
  • Czech (6%)
  • Polish (6%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)

Walsh County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,499 (78.6%)
  • Carpooled: 617 (10.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 4 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 16 (0.3%)
  • Bicycle: 53 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 221 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 314 (5.5%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 195 people in nursing homes
  • 177 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 154 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 152 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,707.

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,531 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
North Dakota average:

7.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.48% relocated from other counties in North Dakota ($15,235 average AGI)
2.19% relocated from other states ($11,296 average AGI)
Walsh County:

2.19%
North Dakota average:

4.56%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grand Forks County, ND  1.16% ($30,340 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  0.46% ($26,048)
from Pembina County, ND  0.35% ($29,000)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
North Dakota average:

7.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.98% relocated to other counties in North Dakota ($23,432 average AGI)
2.03% relocated to other states ($9,493 average AGI)
Walsh County:

2.03%
North Dakota average:

3.74%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Grand Forks County, ND  1.62% ($32,387 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.84% ($37,769)
to Pembina County, ND  0.35% ($26,875)
to Burleigh County, ND  0.32% ($32,467)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2

Births per 1000 population in Walsh County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Walsh County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Walsh County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Walsh County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Walsh County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,465 (2,159 aged, 306 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 209 (8%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (297)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (227)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (116)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (103)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (91)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (73)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (70)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (45)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (36)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (31)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 4%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 17.17
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,509
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 266
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 21,449

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 887
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,542
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 26

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 26

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,320
  • In family households: 8,676 (1,815 male householders, 1,221 female householders)
    2,567 spouses, 2,828 children (2,705 natural, 45 adopted, 76 stepchildren), 63 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 9 parents, 14 other relatives, 163 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,221 (1,037 male householders (867 living alone)), 906 female householders (880 living alone)), 267 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 405

Size of family households: 1,750 2-persons, 451 3-persons, 431 4-persons, 191 5-persons, 144 6-persons, 80 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,747 1-person, 159 2-persons, 8 3-persons, 36 4-persons, 1 5-persons.

1,828 married couples with children.
595 single-parent households (294 men, 301 women).

91.4% of residents of Walsh speak English at home.
6.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (4% speak English very well, 81% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $107,149,000 ($9,200 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,136,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $33,295,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,080,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $28,844,000
Federal grants: $21,260,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,486,000 ($342,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,184,000 ($165,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,455,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $20,522,000
Federal Government insurance: $135,178,000

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

Births: 688
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

64 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 784
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +17
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -690
Here -59 per 1000 residents
State -29 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Walsh County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.49 millions of gallons per day (34% from ground, 66% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.0

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 15
  • 2010 to 2013: 39
  • 2000 to 2009: 193
  • 1990 to 1999: 321
  • 1980 to 1989: 573
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,039
  • 1960 to 1969: 975
  • 1950 to 1959: 591
  • 1940 to 1949: 500
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,301
Note: State values scaled to Walsh population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Walsh County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Walsh County population
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 19
  • 4 rooms: 294
  • 5 rooms: 678
  • 6 rooms: 735
  • 7 rooms: 585
  • 8 rooms: 514
  • 9+ rooms: 836
  • 1 room: 18
  • 2 rooms: 24
  • 3 rooms: 227
  • 4 rooms: 494
  • 5 rooms: 148
  • 6 rooms: 198
  • 7 rooms: 77
  • 8 rooms: 51
  • 9+ rooms: 53
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Walsh County, North Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Walsh County population
  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 62
  • 2 bedrooms: 817
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,643
  • 4 bedrooms: 883
  • 5+ bedrooms: 274
  • no bedroom: 18
  • 1 bedroom: 286
  • 2 bedrooms: 653
  • 3 bedrooms: 243
  • 4 bedrooms: 55
  • 5+ bedrooms: 37
Cars and other vehicles available in Walsh County, North Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Walsh County population
  • no vehicle: 56
  • 1 vehicle: 781
  • 2 vehicles: 1,468
  • 3 vehicles: 834
  • 4 vehicles: 389
  • 5+ vehicles: 159
  • no vehicle: 179
  • 1 vehicle: 676
  • 2 vehicles: 322
  • 3 vehicles: 79
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

92% of Walsh County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in North Dakota.

Walsh County:

92.0%
State average:

83.2%

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

  • This state: 8,513
  • Other state: 2,144
  • Northeast: 52
  • Midwest: 1,109
  • South: 533
  • West: 455

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Walsh County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (35.6%)
  • Electricity (32.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.7%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)
  • Electricity (57.9%)
  • Utility gas (26.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 66
Here:

5.8%
North Dakota:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 6
Here:

1.2%
North Dakota:

6.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

3.6%
North Dakota:

12.8%

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 (Noninstitutionalized)

Walsh County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,109,000
    Police Protection: $1,407,000
    Welfare - Other: $709,000
    Health Services - Other: $632,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $573,000
    Financial Administration: $486,000
    General - Other: $355,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $319,000
    General Public Buildings: $306,000
    Central Staff Services: $166,000
    Parks & Recreation: $87,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $33,000
    General - Other: $12,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,574,000

Walsh County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $603,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $325,000
    Interest Earnings: $78,000
    Special Assessments: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,492,000
    Public Welfare: $373,000
    General Support: $364,000
    Health & Hospitals: $118,000
    All Other: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,959,000
    NEC: $7,000

Walsh County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $369,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $904,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $755,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $351,000
    Other, NEC: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $146,000

Walsh County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $867,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $351,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 111
  • Number of aged recipients: 11
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 100
  • Number of recipients under 18: 13
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 82
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 16
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 28
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 34
Walsh County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Walsh County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Walsh County, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John11476.8 years
Mary10082.4 years
William7078.3 years
Frank6979.7 years
Joseph6277.5 years
Henry6176.7 years
Anna5089.0 years
Clara4985.3 years
Edward4577.8 years
James4475.5 years
Most common last names in Walsh County, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson13279.0 years
Anderson6477.7 years
Nelson4679.4 years
Olson4575.3 years
Thompson3778.9 years
Hanson3779.2 years
Larson3480.9 years
Novak2679.9 years
Lykken2684.6 years
Dahl2483.2 years
Businesses in Walsh County, ND
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
AmericInn1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1