LaMoure County

LaMoure County, North Dakota

PO Box 128
La Moure, ND 58458
Phone: (701) 883-5301
Fax: (701) 883-4240
lamoco.drtel.net

In southeastern ND, southwest of Fargo; organized Jan 4, 1873 (prior to statehood) from Pembina County. Name Origin: For Judson LaMoure (1839-1918), pioneer, legislator, and commissioner of Dakota Territory (1890)

Area (sq mi):: 1150.81 (land 1147.18; water 3.63) Population per square mile: 3.80
Population 2005: 4,384 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.70%; 1990-2000 -12.70% Population 2000: 4,701 (White 98.90%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 43.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,059; median household $29,707; Population below poverty level: 14.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,074-$28,745
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 17.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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