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McIntosh County, North Dakota
Map of North Dakota highlighting McIntosh County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
North Dakota's location in the U.S.
Founded information needed
Seat Ashley
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

995 sq mi (2,577 km²)
975 sq mi (2,525 km²)
20 sq mi (52 km²), 1.99%
 - (2000)
 - Density

3/sq mi (1/km²)

McIntosh County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of 2000, the population is 3,390. Its county seat is Ashley6.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,577 km² (995 sq mi). 2,526 km² (975 sq mi) of it is land and 51 km² (20 sq mi) of it (1.99%) is water.


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As of the census2 of 2000, there were 3,390 people, 1,467 households, and 975 families residing in the county. The population density was 1/km² (4/sq mi). There were 1,853 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 98.88% White, 0.15% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.09% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. 0.83% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 1,467 households out of which 22.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.30% were married couples living together, 3.50% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.50% were non-families. 32.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 2.75.

In the county the population was spread out with 19.40% under the age of 18, 4.60% from 18 to 24, 19.40% from 25 to 44, 22.40% from 45 to 64, and 34.20% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 51 years. For every 100 females there were 91.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $26,389, and the median income for a family was $31,771. Males had a median income of $22,153 versus $16,743 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,018. About 10.60% of families and 15.40% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.50% of those under age 18 and 18.90% of those age 65 or over.



Note: all incorporated communities in North Dakota are called "cities" regardless of their size.

Coordinates: 46°07′N 99°26′W / 46.12, -99.44

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