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Neche, North Dakota
An old hotel in Neche
Location of Neche, North Dakota
|• Total||0.35 sq mi (0.90 km2)|
|• Land||0.35 sq mi (0.90 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||823 ft (251 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||988.47/sq mi (381.79/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1030364|
Neche was laid out in 1882. The name is said to come from the Ojibwe word nidji, which means friend, neighbor, or one like myself.
Neche is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2), all of it land.(48.983610, -97.550732). According to the
|U.S. Decennial Census
At the 2010 census there were 371 people in 142 households, including 92 families, in the city. The population density was 1,060.0 inhabitants per square mile (409.3/km2). There were 168 housing units at an average density of 480.0 per square mile (185.3/km2). The racial makup of the city was 99.5% White and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9%.
Of the 142 households 28.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.5% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 0.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.2% were non-families. 31.0% of households were one person and 16.9% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.41.
The median age was 35.3 years. 27.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.7% were from 25 to 44; 22.4% were from 45 to 64; and 17.5% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.8% male and 48.2% female.
- Henry Gurke, World War II Medal of Honor recipient
- James H Symington, former leader of the Exclusive Brethren
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