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Leith, North Dakota - Basic Facts

Leith is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Leith.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Grant County at latitude 46.3583 and longitude -101.6365. Grant County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,342 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Leith (see map) encompass a land area of 1.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 15
Population in Households 15
Population in Familes 13
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 12
Diversity Index2 0


Total Households 8
Average Household Size 1.88
Family Households 5
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6 (33.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1 ( 5.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (55.6%)
Median Home Value $87,500
Average Home Value $95,000


Median Household Income $41,302
Average Household Income $70,995
Per Capita Income $31,071
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.51% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   5.4%
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.


Leith, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leith 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 # 386 4th
Population Density1 # 395 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 398 7th
Median Household Income # 349 13th
Per Capita Income # 237 41st

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