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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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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:
779,094

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.0%
5 - 17:
16.4%
18 - 24:
11.2%
25 - 34:
15.2%
35 - 54:
22.5%
55 - 64:
12.4%
Over 65 Years:
15.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
93.1%
93.1%
30.7%
30.7%
6.0%
6.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

North Dakota
USA
$36,289
$36,289
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

North Dakota
USA
$65,315
$65,315
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.5%

Employment Industries in ND

Healthcare
Retail
Education
Construction
Manufacturing
Accommodation
Agriculture
Public Service
Finance
Other
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Transportation
Wholesale
Mining
Administration
Arts
Utilities
Real Estate
Information Technology
Management
16.6%
16.6%
11.3%
11.3%
9.4%
9.4%
7.4%
7.4%
6.7%
6.7%
6.2%
6.2%
5.9%
5.9%
4.7%
4.7%
4.5%
4.5%
4.4%
4.4%
4.2%
4.2%
4.1%
4.1%
3.4%
3.4%
3.3%
3.3%
2.3%
2.3%
1.7%
1.7%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
American Indian And Alaska Native
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black Or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
83.7%
83.7%
4.9%
4.9%
4.0%
4.0%
3.1%
3.1%
2.7%
2.7%
1.6%
1.6%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Norwegian
Unclassified
Irish
English
Swedish
French
Russian
Polish
Scandinavian
Czech
Scottish
Italian
Dutch
French Canadian
Danish
European
Finnish
Ukrainian
Scots-Irish
36.9%
36.9%
23.7%
23.7%
18.6%
18.6%
7.4%
7.4%
4.3%
4.3%
3.9%
3.9%
3.3%
3.3%
2.6%
2.6%
2.3%
2.3%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
German
Native American languages
French
Tagalog
Arabic
Indic languages
Serbo-Croatian
African languages
Chinese
Korean
Slavic languages
Russian
Polish
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Hindi
Other languages
Portuguese
94.0%
94.0%
1.9%
1.9%
1.0%
1.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born ND Residents
4.3%