Ellendale, ND Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Ellendale, North Dakota - Basic Facts

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The City of Ellendale had a population of 1,419 as of July 1, 2016. Ellendale ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ellendale is located at latitude 46.0049 and longitude -98.525 in Dickey County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ellendale (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dickey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,453 feet.

The City of Ellendale (GNIS ID: 1036021) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ellendale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 1,419
Population in Households 1,239
Population in Familes 945
Population in Group Qrtrs 180
Population Density1 936
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 585
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 325
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 720 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 365 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 220 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 135 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $70,699
Average Home Value $96,164


Median Household Income $38,816
Average Household Income $49,590
Per Capita Income $22,095
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.08%
Households 0.64% 0.17%
Families 0.6% 0.06%
Median Household Income   -0.28%
Per Capita Income   0.48%
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.

Ellendale, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ellendale to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 41 90th
Population Density1 # 88 78th
Diversity Index2 # 132 67th
Median Household Income # 384 4th
Per Capita Income # 383 5th

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