Hope, North Dakota

Hope is a city in Steele County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 258 at the 2010 census.[5] Hope was founded in 1881.

Hope, North Dakota
View to the west along Steele Ave.; the NRHP-listed Baldwin's Arcade is at right
View to the west along Steele Ave.; the NRHP-listed Baldwin's Arcade is at right
Location of Hope, North Dakota
Location of Hope, North Dakota
Coordinates: 47°19′22″N 97°43′15″W / 47.32278°N 97.72083°W / 47.32278; -97.72083Coordinates: 47°19′22″N 97°43′15″W / 47.32278°N 97.72083°W / 47.32278; -97.72083
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Dakota
CountySteele
Area
 • Total0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Land0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,240 ft (378 m)
Population
 • Total258
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
255
 • Density420/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58046
Area code(s)701
FIPS code38-38860
GNIS feature ID1029526[4]
Websitehopend.com

GeographyEdit

 
Stereo card of the Grand Central Hotel at Hope, then part of the Dakota Territory, 1882.

Hope is located at 47°19′22″N 97°43′15″W / 47.32278°N 97.72083°W / 47.32278; -97.72083 (47.322761, -97.720760).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.62 square miles (1.61 km2), all of it land.[1]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1890238
1900606154.6%
191090950.0%
1920699−23.1%
1930535−23.5%
1940474−11.4%
1950470−0.8%
1960390−17.0%
1970364−6.7%
198040611.5%
1990281−30.8%
20003037.8%
2010258−14.9%
Est. 2018255[3]−1.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2018 Estimate[8]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 258 people, 131 households, and 75 families residing in the city. The population density was 416.1 inhabitants per square mile (160.7/km2). There were 155 housing units at an average density of 250.0 per square mile (96.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 131 households of which 14.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% were married couples living together, 2.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.7% were non-families. 39.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.97 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the city was 52 years. 15.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.1% were from 25 to 44; 30.2% were from 45 to 64; and 32.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.7% male and 52.3% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census of 2000, there were 303 people, 131 households, and 75 families residing in the city. The population density was 491.0 people per square mile (188.7/km²). There were 155 housing units at an average density of 251.1 per square mile (96.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.68% White, 0.33% African American, 0.33% Asian, 0.66% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.66% of the population.

There were 131 households out of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.6% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.0% were non-families. 37.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the city, the population was spread out with 29.7% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 26.1% from 25 to 44, 16.2% from 45 to 64, and 23.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 94.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,042, and the median income for a family was $44,167. Males had a median income of $29,625 versus $21,875 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,724. None of the families and 2.0% of the population were living below the poverty line.

EducationEdit

Hope is part of the Hope-Page School District. Students attend elementary school (K-6) in Page while students attend middle school through high school (7-12) in Hope. The school mascot is the Spartans, recently changed from the Wolverines due to a recent cooperation of sports programs between Hope-Page High School and Finley-Sharon High School. Oddly enough, the mascots for Michigan State University and the University of Michigan are the Spartans and Wolverines, respectively.

ClimateEdit

This climatic region is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Hope has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 12, 2012. Retrieved June 14, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 14, 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 22, 2019.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  5. ^ "2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 2, 2011.[dead link]
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2011.
  7. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved January 19, 2014.
  8. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 22, 2019.
  9. ^ Climate Summary for Hope, North Dakota

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