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Egeland, North Dakota
Post office in Egeland
Post office in Egeland
Location of Egeland, North Dakota
Location of Egeland, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Towner
Area
 • Total 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
 • Land 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,522 ft (464 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 28
 • Estimate 
(2019)
27
 • Density 84.38/sq mi (32.60/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58331
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-22540
GNIS feature ID 1028818

Egeland is a city in Towner County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 28 at the 2010 census. Egeland was founded in 1905.

Geography

Egeland is located at 48°37′41″N 99°5′53″W / 48.62806°N 99.09806°W / 48.62806; -99.09806 (48.628019, -99.098042).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 266
1920 306 15.0%
1930 333 8.8%
1940 275 −17.4%
1950 248 −9.8%
1960 190 −23.4%
1970 96 −49.5%
1980 112 16.7%
1990 103 −8.0%
2000 49 −52.4%
2010 28 −42.9%
2019 (est.) 27 −3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 28 people, 17 households, and 7 families residing in the city. The population density was 73.7 inhabitants per square mile (28.5/km2). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 110.5 per square mile (42.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 89.3% White and 10.7% Native American.

There were 17 households, of which 11.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.3% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 58.8% were non-families. 52.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 41.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.65 and the average family size was 2.43.

The median age in the city was 60.5 years. 10.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 7.2% were from 25 to 44; 50% were from 45 to 64; and 32.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 57.1% male and 42.9% female.

Education

Its school district is North Star Schools in Cando.

The first school in the community opened in 1907. It was a part of the Bisbee School District until 1980, when it became part of the Bisbee-Egeland School District. In 2002 the school in Egeland closed with students moved to Bisbee. The Towner County Historical Society took control of the Egeland School. In 2008 the Bisbee-Egeland district closed and consolidated into the Cando School District to form the North Star district.

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