Westhope, ND Demographics


Population (year 2000): 533. Estimated population in July 2005: 492 (-7.7% change)
Males: 248 (46.5%), Females: 285 (53.5%)

Bottineau County

Zip code: 58793

Median resident age: 48.0 years
Median household income: $26,964 (year 2000)
Median house value: $23,400 (year 2000)

Races in Westhope:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: Norwegian (50.7%), German (19.9%), Swedish (6.8%), Irish (6.0%), French (4.3%), Danish (3.8%).

Elevation: 1496 feet

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Westhope

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westhope city

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 59.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -75 (-12.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Westhope:

  • ST ANDREWS HEALTH CENTER – CAH (about 43 miles; BOTTINEAU, ND)
  • TRINITY ST JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL (about 53 miles; MINOT, ND)
  • KENMARE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL – CAH (about 75 miles; KENMARE, ND)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Westhope:

  • MINOT AFB (about 42 miles; MINOT, ND; ID: MIB)
  • MINOT INTL (about 49 miles; MINOT, ND; ID: MOT)
  • BISMARCK MUNI (about 149 miles; BISMARCK, ND; ID: BIS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Westhope:

  • WESTHOPE MUNI (about 2 miles; WESTHOPE, ND; ID: D64)
  • MOHALL MUNI (about 37 miles; MOHALL, ND; ID: HBC)
  • BOTTINEAU MUNI (about 43 miles; BOTTINEAU, ND; ID: D09)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westhope:

  • MINOT STATE UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; MINOT, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,662)
  • BISMARCK STATE COLLEGE (about 144 miles; BISMARCK, ND; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MARY (about 149 miles; BISMARCK, ND; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA-MAIN CAMPUS (about 282 miles; GRAND FORKS, ND; FT enrollment: 9,935)
  • NORTHERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 294 miles; ABERDEEN, SD; FT enrollment: 2,356)
  • NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 312 miles; FARGO, ND; FT enrollment: 8,836)
  • MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY-MOORHEAD (about 342 miles; MOORHEAD, MN; FT enrollment: 6,400)

Schools

Public high school in Westhope:

  • WESTHOPE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 83; Location: 101 MAIN ST; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Westhope:

  • WESTHOPE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 67; Location: 101 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 06)