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


Total Population 2,491
Population in Households 2,425
Population in Familes 1,861
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 1,172
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 692
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,669 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 919 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 253 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 497 (29.8%)
Median Home Value $86,528
Average Home Value $132,236


Median Household Income $55,198
Average Household Income $77,581
Per Capita Income $36,828
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.0% 3.06%
Households 2.95% 3.05%
Families 2.75% 2.92%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.


Divide County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Divide 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 # 39 28th
Population Density1 # 47 15th
Diversity Index2 # 30 47th
Median Household Income # 22 60th
Per Capita Income # 7 89th

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