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White Earth, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of White Earth had a population of 86 as of July 1, 2015. White Earth ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for White Earth is located at latitude 48.3799 and longitude -102.7718 in Mountrail County. The formal boundaries for the City of White Earth (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mountrail County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,096 feet.

The City of White Earth (GNIS ID: 1036333) 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 White Earth population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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White Earth, ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 86
Population in Households 79
Population in Familes 67
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 30
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 21
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 43 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (30.2%)
Median Home Value $112,500
Average Home Value $124,000


Median Household Income $72,094
Average Household Income $85,428
Per Capita Income $32,893
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.39% 5.43%
Households 2.76% 5.92%
Families 0.93% 5.92%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.47%
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.

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White Earth, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares White Earth to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 265 34th
Population Density1 # 361 10th
Diversity Index2 # 195 51st
Median Household Income # 34 92nd
Per Capita Income # 168 58th

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