North Dakota
Demographic Data






North Dakota POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

North Dakota Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of North Dakota is:
762,062

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.0%
5 - 17:
16.2%
18 - 24:
11.4%
25 - 34:
15.3%
35 - 54:
22.7%
55 - 64:
12.6%
Over 65 Years:
14.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
92.6%
92.6%
College Graduated
30.0%
30.0%
Attending College
6.3%
6.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

North Dakota
$36,062
$36,062
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

North Dakota
$64,894
$64,894
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.7%

Employment Industries in ND

Healthcare
16.2%
16.2%
Retail
11.4%
11.4%
Education
9.2%
9.2%
Construction
7.4%
7.4%
Manufacturing
6.8%
6.8%
Accommodation
6.4%
6.4%
Agriculture
5.8%
5.8%
Public Service
4.8%
4.8%
Finance
4.5%
4.5%
Other
4.3%
4.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.2%
4.2%
Transportation
4.1%
4.1%
Wholesale
3.7%
3.7%
Mining
3.5%
3.5%
Administration
2.3%
2.3%
Arts
1.6%
1.6%
Utilities
1.3%
1.3%
Real Estate
1.2%
1.2%
Information Technology
1.2%
1.2%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
84.4%
84.4%
Black Or African American
2.9%
2.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
5.1%
5.1%
Asian
1.4%
1.4%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.3%
2.3%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.7%
3.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
38.3%
38.3%
Norwegian
24.5%
24.5%
Unclassified
16.4%
16.4%
Irish
7.6%
7.6%
English
4.1%
4.1%
Swedish
3.8%
3.8%
French
3.4%
3.4%
Russian
2.8%
2.8%
Polish
2.4%
2.4%
Czech
1.5%
1.5%
Scandinavian
1.4%
1.4%
Scottish
1.2%
1.2%
Italian
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
1.1%
1.1%
French Canadian
1.0%
1.0%
Danish
1.0%
1.0%
European
0.9%
0.9%
Finnish
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
Ukrainian
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
94.0%
94.0%
Spanish
1.8%
1.8%
German
1.0%
1.0%
Native American languages
0.7%
0.7%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
Indic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Hindi
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Other languages
0.0%
0.0%
Portuguese
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born ND Residents
4.1%