Burke County ND Information


Burke County Subdivisions

Burke County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,384
Population in Households 2,382
Population in Familes 1,862
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 1,092
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 671
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,733 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 856 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 236 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 641 (37.0%)
Median Home Value $88,010
Average Home Value $113,318


Median Household Income $60,419
Average Household Income $88,039
Per Capita Income $40,337
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.12% 2.47%
Households 2.91% 2.33%
Families 2.73% 2.2%
Median Household Income   2.99%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Burke County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burke County to the other 53 counties and county equivalents in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 44 19th
Population Density1 # 43 17th
Diversity Index2 # 42 23rd
Median Household Income # 8 87th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.