Grafton is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 4,157 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grafton is the 14th largest community in North Dakota.
Grafton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grafton is a city of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Grafton who work in management occupations (14.50%), healthcare suport services (14.35%), and office and administrative support (7.68%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.88 minutes getting to work every day.
Grafton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Grafton rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.23% of adults 25 and older in Grafton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Grafton in 2018 was $33,888, which is upper middle income relative to North Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,552 for a family of four. However, Grafton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grafton is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Grafton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grafton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Grafton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Grafton include Norwegian, German, French, Irish, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Grafton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.