Kenmare, North Dakota

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Kenmare, North Dakota

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High Points

Kenmare strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Dakota):

Category Trophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Kenmare Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Kenmare Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 16% Kenmare Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Kenmare, North Dakota

Comparing Kenmare to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Dakota (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 10 9
Age of the Population 10 8
Well-Paid Single Men 7 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 2 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 5
Average Household Size 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 8
College Educated Adults 7 5
People Above Poverty 6 5
Median Family Income 5 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 10 7
Working at Home 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 8
Affordability of Rents 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
Housing Recently Built 3 1

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Kenmare Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 142 miles NW of Bismarck, North Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 488 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Ward
Standard Zip Codes 58746
Phone Area Codes 701
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 48.674
Longitude -102.082

Kenmare Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1 miles
Jan Temp -4 to 17 F
Apr Temp 28 to 53 F
Jul Temp 54 to 80 F
Oct Temp 30 to 55 F
Annual Precip 17.1 inches
Distance 11.6 miles
Jan Temp -4 to 16 F
Apr Temp 28 to 53 F
Jul Temp 53 to 80 F
Oct Temp 29 to 55 F
Annual Precip 16.7 inches
Station FOXHOLM 7 N
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp -4 to 17 F
Apr Temp 28 to 53 F
Jul Temp 55 to 82 F
Oct Temp 31 to 56 F
Annual Precip 16.5 inches
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Kenmare Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,081 100%
Male 521 48.2%
Female 560 51.8%
Under 18 215 19.9%
18+ 866 80.1%
65+ 332 30.7%
Median Age 47.4
Average Family Size 2.85
White 1,063 98.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 3 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.6%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 8 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.2%

Estimated Kenmare Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,098
Growth 17
Growth % 1.6%

Kenmare Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 32.8%
Norwegian 31.7%
Swedish 7.7%
Danish 7.2%
English 4.9%
Irish 4.9%
US/American 2.6%
Dutch 1.3%
Scottish 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 0.8%
Icelander 0.7%
Polish 0.6%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Canadian 0.6%
Czech 0.5%
Russian 0.5%
Scandinavian 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Kenmare, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Kenaston (58746)
Niobe (58746)
Norma (58746)
Spencer (58746)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Kenmare 1,081 $40,125
Bowbells 406 $35,625
Carpio 148 $39,375
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Kenmare High Schools (2004)

300 7TH AVE NE
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 165 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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