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  •   State: 
    Beltrami County
      County all: 
    Beltrami | Itasca
      County FIPS: 
    27007 | 27061
    47°43′49″N 94°32′52″W
      Area total: 
    1.59 sq mi (4.13 km²)
      Area land: 
    1.55 sq mi (4.02 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.04 sq mi (0.10 km²)
    1,398 ft (426 m)
    Incorporated (village) October 19, 1900; Incorporated (city) December 21, 1900
  •   Latitude: 
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Bemidji, MN
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 

    Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States

  •   Population: 
      Population density: 
    543.76 residents per square mile of area (209.94/km²)
      Household income: 
      Unemployment rate: 
  •   Sales taxes: 
      Income taxes: 

Blackduck is a city in Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 845 as of the 2020 census. It is located 24 mi (39 km) northeast of Bemidji, Minnesota. The community was named for Blackduck Lake, which is located near the city. The city has a total area of 1.71 square miles (4.43 km²), of which 1.67 square miles is land and 0.10 km² is water. The median income for a family in the city was $29.29, compared to $28.16 for a household. The gender makeup of the city is 45.9% male and 54.1% female. The average household size was 2.14, and the average family size was2.97. The town was founded because of the great logging potential of the area. The Continental Divide is located in the area, and provided good drainage which resulted in good logging because the land was not wet. The first settlers of this community came from Crookston, Minnesota and the town was incorporated on December 21, 1900. It was named after Blackducks Lake, a lake that is located just north of the center of the U.S. state of Minnesota. It has a population of 785 people, with 338 households, and 185 families living in theCity of Blackducking. The 2010 census found the city to be 92.10% White, 3.45% African American, 0.14% Asian, and 3.30% from other races.


The city of Blackduck, Minnesota was founded on October 19, 1900. The Continental Divide is located near the city, and provided good drainage. The city was named for the BlackDuck River, which runs through the city. The town was named after the Black Duck, which is a river that flows through the town. The name was chosen because of the name of the river, which means "black" or "dirt" in English. The word "Blackduck" means "the river that runs through this area" in German, and "Duck" is a word that means "water" in the German language. The first settlers came from the town of Crookston, Minnesota, which was founded in 1858. The community was founded because of its location near the Continental Divide, which provides good drainage for the area. It was also named after a river in the area, which has good drainage and is known as the "BlackDuck river" The town's name was first used in 1881, when the town was first established. It is still used as a name for the town, and the town is still known as "Black Duck" Today, the city has a population of about 3,000. The population has grown to about 4,000, with the majority of the people living in the city's suburbs. The majority of people live in the town's suburbs, which were founded in the late 1800s and early 1900s. The area is known for its good drainage, making it a good place for logging.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.71 square miles (4.43 km²) of which 1.67 square miles is land and 0.04 sq miles (0.10km²) is water. The city is located on the Mississippi River, which runs through the center of the city. It is the only city in the state to have a population of more than 1,000. The population of the town was 1,071 at the 2010 census. The town's population is 1,081 at its peak in the mid-1970s, when it had 1,938 residents. The current population is 8,816. The area has a population density of 1,069.5 square miles. The City has a water area of 0.4 square miles, which is less than 1 square miles of land. It has a land area of 4.33 km², of which 0.03 square miles are land and 1.4 km² is water, making it one of the smallest cities in the United States to have such a large amount of sea-level water. It also has an area of land that is not covered by water, which makes it less than 0.1 square miles or 1.2 km². It was the first city to be incorporated into the state of Mississippi in 1875. The first town to become part of the state in 1881. It became the first state to be part of Missouri in 1883.


As of the census of 2010, there were 785 people, 338 households, and 185 families living in the city. There were 372 housing units at an average density of 222.8 per square mile (86.0/km²) The racial makeup of the city was 92.10% White, 0.86% African American, 3.45% Native American, 0.,14% Asian, 0,14% from other races, and 3.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.72% of the population. The median income for a household in theCity was $21,848, and the median income. for a family was $29,750. The per capita income for the city is $12,536. About 11.6% of families and 16.9% of people were below the poverty line, including 18.5% of those under age 18 and 15.8% ofThose age 65 or over. The city is located in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ National Defense Training Area, which is part of the Army’s Army National Guard. It is located on the Army Corps’ 7th Military District, which covers the Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps. It was the site of the World War II Battle of the Bulge, which took place in World War I and II. It has been home to the National Guard since the 1950s, when it was known as the “Bulgarian Army”.

Parks and recreation

The Blue Ox Trail goes through Blackduck for use by hikers and snowmobilers. The old rail line includes the Minnesota and International Railway Bridge which is on the National Register of Historic Places. The trail is also used by bikers, runners, and snowshoers. It is one of the most scenic trails in the state, with views of the Whitefish River and the Blue Ox River. It was built in the early 1900s and is now a popular hiking and snowmobiling trail. It goes through the town of Blackducks, which is about 50 miles from the nearest major city, St. Louis. It's also a popular destination for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. The Blue Ox trail was built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the 1930s and 1940s. It runs along the Minnesota River, which was once a tributary to the Mississippi River. The river was used as a route for the Minnesota-Mississippi Railroad. It has been converted into a path for snowmobiles and other recreational vehicles. It also has its own bridge, the International Railway bridge, which dates back to the mid-19th century. The Minnesota and Minnesota Rail Trail was built on the same spot in the late 19th century as the original rail line. The rail line was built to connect Minnesota with St. Paul, where it was part of the Great Lakes rail network. The bridge is now part of a trail system that runs through the city.


Blackduck has one public school which houses Blackduck Elementary School and BlackDuck High School. The town has a population of 1,000 people. Blackducks is located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. It has one high school and one elementary school, both of which are located on the town's outskirts. The city also has one middle school, which is located on a golf course. It also has two high schools, which were built in the 1950s and 1960s. It is the site of the town’s first high school, built in 1961, and a middle school in the 1970s, which was built in a separate building. It was named after a former mayor of the city, who died in a car accident in the town in 1972. The high school was founded in 1961 and opened in the 1980s. The elementary school was opened in 1988 and the high school in 2000. It opened in a new building in the 1990s, and it is now called Blackducking Elementary School, which opened in 2007. The middle school was also built in 2007, and in 2010, it was expanded to include a high school. It currently has a total of two buildings, one of which is on the grounds of the former elementary school. The school also has a gymnasium, a swimming pool, a pool, and an outdoor sports center. The community has a baseball field, a football field and a track and field field.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota = 93.9. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 60. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 20. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Blackduck = 2.9 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO ( and is uniform worldwide.


The most recent city population of 1,799 individuals with a median age of 39.8 age the population grows by 0.43% in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 543.76 residents per square mile of area (209.94/km²). There are average 2.09 people per household in the 314 households with an average household income of $28,455 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 7.00% of the available work force and has dropped -2.64% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 27.72%. The number of physicians in Blackduck per 100,000 population = 171.8.


The annual rainfall in Blackduck = 24.1 inches and the annual snowfall = 42.9 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 94. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 183. 79 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and -8.9 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 58, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota which are owned by the occupant = 63.06%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 37 years with median home cost = $54,940 and home appreciation of -4.81%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $11.87 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.


The local school district spends $5,501 per student. There are 15.4 students for each teacher in the school. 4545.39% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 11.62% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 3.94% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Blackduck's population in Beltrami County, Minnesota of 29,353 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,06-fold to 1,799 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 58.51% female residents and 41.49% male residents live in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota.

    As of 2020 in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota are married and the remaining 49.31% are single population.

  • 12.7 minutes is the average time that residents in Blackduck require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    63.27% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 17.09% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool and 4.00% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota, 63.06% are owner-occupied homes, another 31.23% are rented apartments, and the remaining 5.71% are vacant.

  • The 45.69% of the population in Blackduck, Beltrami County, Minnesota who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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