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Wahpeton is a city in Dickinson County, in the Spirit Lake metro area.
The community was named for Indian tribe
The latitude of Wahpeton is 43.366N. The longitude is -95.171W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,398 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 451.
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40% of Wahpeton residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wahpeton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wahpeton was $36,258, compared with $21,587 nationally.
27% of Wahpeton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Wahpeton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $325. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,125.
Dickinson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wahpeton political report.
The average commute time for Wahpeton workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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