East Dunseith, North Dakota

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Population in 2010: 500.
Population change since 2000: +128.3%
Males: 270  (54.2%)
Females: 230  (45.8%)
Median resident age:

26.9 years
North Dakota median age:

35.5 years

Zip codes: 58329.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $15,380 (it was $8,667 in 2000)
East Dunseith:

$15,380
ND:

$64,577

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $11,248 (it was $3,026 in 2000)

East Dunseith CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $70,444 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
East Dunseith:

$70,444
ND:

$205,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $67,502; detached houses: $82,100; mobile homes: $15,350

Median gross rent in 2019: $290.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Dunseith: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 57.1%
(100.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.7% for American Indian residents)
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Ancestries: French (41.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2070 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 415 people per square mile   (low).

East Dunseith, North Dakota map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
East Dunseith CDP:

0.3% ($199)
North Dakota:

1.8% ($1,247)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (145.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (417.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (770.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Dunseith, ND (2.0 miles ),
Shell Valley, ND (2.8 miles ),
Belcourt, ND (3.5 miles ),
Overly, ND (3.7 miles),
Green Acres, ND (3.9 miles ),
St. John, ND (3.9 miles ),
Rolette, ND (4.0 miles ),
Rolla, ND (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 48.86 N, Longitude: 100.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

Distribution of median household income in East Dunseith, ND in 2019
Distribution of house value in East Dunseith, ND in 2019

East Dunseith satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

10.5%
North Dakota:

4.1%
Most common industries in East Dunseith, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (37.5%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (15.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (15.6%)
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (45.5%)
  • Educational services (36.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (18.2%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (38.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (23.8%)
  • Health care (23.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (14.3%)
Most common occupations in East Dunseith, ND (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Registered nurses (15.6%)
  • Cashiers (15.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (15.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (15.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (12.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (45.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (36.4%)
  • Cashiers (18.2%)
  • Financial managers (0.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (23.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (23.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (19.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (19.0%)
  • Cashiers (14.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (0.0%)

Average climate in East Dunseith, North Dakota

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Tornado activity:

East Dunseith-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Dakota state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/7/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the East Dunseith place center injured 3 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/26/1986, a category F3 tornado 22.7 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Dunseith-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 13% 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 584.6 miles away from the city 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 289.0 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 322.7 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 425.9 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 7/29/1998 at 03:31:58, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.7 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 217.0 miles away from East Dunseith center
On 2/25/2014 at 22:45:38, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 224.8 miles away from East Dunseith center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rolette County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 10, Snows: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Dunseith topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Dunseith:

  • DUNSEITH COM NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DUNSEITH, ND)
  • ROLETTE COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROLETTE, ND)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Dunseith:

  • Minot State University (about 73 miles; Minot, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,887)
  • Bismarck State College (about 146 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • University of North Dakota (about 151 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)
  • University of Mary (about 152 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 184 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,717)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 202 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 205 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)

Points of interest:

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Rolette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.7 people
North Dakota:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

83.6%
Whole state:

60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

23.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in East Dunseith:

Marital status in East Dunseith, ND
  • Never married: 43.2%
  • Now married: 36.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 20.6%

For population 25 years and over in East Dunseith:

  • High school or higher: 74.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 53.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
North Dakota average:

9.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for East Dunseith, ND (based on Rolette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,9317
Mainline Protestant1,3397
Evangelical Protestant84210
Other1271
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: 7
Rolette County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Rolette County:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.1%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

37.6%
North Dakota:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.5%
North Dakota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.6%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
North Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

35.9%
North Dakota:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
East Dunseith:

11.1%
North Dakota:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
East Dunseith:

32.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
East Dunseith:

51.1%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
East Dunseith:

82.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Dunseith, ND Residents

4.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,130 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
North Dakota average:

9.36%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Grand Forks County, ND  0.64% ($25,276 average AGI)
to Cass County, ND  0.62% ($30,643)
to Ward County, ND  0.58% ($36,192)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Dunseith:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHRT (1320 AM; 10 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCJB (910 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRRZ (1390 AM; 5 kW; MINOT, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; RUGBY, ND; Owner: RUGBY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Dunseith:

  • KBTO (101.9 FM; BOTTINEAU, ND; Owner: PROGRAMMERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEYA (88.5 FM; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: KEYA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Dunseith:

  • K51EX (Channel 51; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K53DH (Channel 53; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K57EY (Channel 57; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K61EF (Channel 61; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K63ER (Channel 63; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K65FE (Channel 65; TURTLE MOUNTAIN INDI, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICE)
  • K55FH (Channel 55; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)
  • K59DM (Channel 59; BELCOURT, ND; Owner: SCHINDLER COMMUNITY TV SERVICES)

East Dunseith fatal accident list:

Jun 20, 2009 00:55 AM, Bia-25, Lat: 48.866539, Lon: -100.029539, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 18, 2005 11:25 AM, Bia 25, Lat: 48.851490, Lon: -100.029530, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 3, 2005 00:22 AM, Bia-25, Lat: 48.863560, Lon: -100.029550, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Dunseith, ND
  • 90.2%Electricity
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Dunseith, ND
  • 100.0%Electricity


East Dunseith compared to North Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

East Dunseith on our top lists:

  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the lowest real estate taxes percentage (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #24 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries"
  • #27 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #44 (58329) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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