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Niagara, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Niagara is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Grand Forks County at latitude 48.001 and longitude -97.877. Grand Forks County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,447 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Niagara, but most people and references simply refer to it as Niagara, North Dakota.

The P1 Census Class Code for Niagara indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Niagara (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Niagara: Barkers Station, New York Settlement.

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Niagara, ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 54
Population in Households 53
Population in Familes 44
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 24
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 16
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 30 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $110,000
Average Home Value $111,111


Median Household Income $52,056
Average Household Income $73,686
Per Capita Income $28,509
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.44% 1.09%
Households 1.01% 0.82%
Families 1.53% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   3.78%
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.


Niagara, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Niagara to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 312 23rd
Population Density1 # 359 11th
Diversity Index2 # 37 91st
Median Household Income # 251 38th
Per Capita Income # 309 23rd

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