Grant County ND Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,437
Population in Households 2,412
Population in Familes 1,908
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,153
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 701
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 876 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 277 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 610 (34.6%)
Median Home Value $86,047
Average Home Value $173,659


Median Household Income $49,040
Average Household Income $76,565
Per Capita Income $36,351
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.44%
Households 0.35% 0.48%
Families 0.16% 0.37%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.


Grant County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant 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 # 42 23rd
Population Density1 # 50 8th
Diversity Index2 # 43 21st
Median Household Income # 41 25th
Per Capita Income # 8 87th

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