Towner, ND Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Towner Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Towner Content

Also See: Towner, ND ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Towner, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Towner had a population of 576 as of July 1, 2016. Towner ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Towner is located at latitude 48.3471 and longitude -100.407 in McHenry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Towner (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. McHenry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,476 feet.

The City of Towner (GNIS ID: 1036299) 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 Towner population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


City of Towner, ND Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | ND Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: McHenry County | North Dakota Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 576
Population in Households 576
Population in Familes 448
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 709
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 289
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 175
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 378 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 234 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 56 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (23.5%)
Median Home Value $85,625
Average Home Value $118,884


Median Household Income $44,513
Average Household Income $69,109
Per Capita Income $32,460
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.25% 1.45%
Households 1.27% 1.48%
Families 2.61% 1.34%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
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.

Towner, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Towner 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 # 97 76th
Population Density1 # 118 71st
Diversity Index2 # 93 77th
Median Household Income # 345 14th
Per Capita Income # 226 44th

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

North Dakota Research Tools

North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare North Dakota Census Data
Highest or Lowest: