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Fairmount, North Dakota
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Location of Fairmount, North Dakota
|• Total||0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)|
|• Land||0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||981 ft (299 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,084.59/sq mi (418.38/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1036029|
Fairmount is a city in Richland County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 367 at the 2010 census. Fairmount was founded in 1884. It is part of the Wahpeton, ND–MN Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Fairmount is located at Tenney, Minnesota, 63 miles south of Fargo, North Dakota, and 176 miles northwest of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The village is also 15 miles East of Hankinson, North Dakota and 15 miles south of Wahpeton, North Dakota.(46.054393, -96.601642) and sits in southeastern North Dakota on North Dakota Highway 11. It is about four miles west of the junction of Minnesota Highway 55 and US Route 75. It is six miles west of
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census
As of the census of 2010, there were 367 people, 153 households, and 98 families living in the city. The population density was 1,146.9 inhabitants per square mile (442.8/km2). There were 195 housing units at an average density of 609.4 per square mile (235.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.0% White, 0.3% African American, 1.6% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 1.4% from other races, and 2.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.7% of the population.
There were 153 households, of which 32.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.0% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.9% were non-families. 32.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.00.
The median age in the city was 37.9 years. 27.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.7% were from 25 to 44; 29.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.0% male and 49.0% female.
Fairmount Public School, a K-12 school, is the public school in Fairmount.
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