Ramsey County ND Information


Ramsey County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,603
Population in Households 11,137
Population in Familes 8,531
Population in Group Qrtrs 466
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 5,123
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,073
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,804 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,151 (54.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,972 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 681 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $136,532
Average Home Value $161,147


Median Household Income $52,534
Average Household Income $73,132
Per Capita Income $32,785
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.21% 0.29%
Households 0.53% 0.48%
Families 0.34% 0.37%
Median Household Income   0.76%
Per Capita Income   1.09%
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.


Ramsey County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ramsey 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 # 11 81st
Population Density1 # 10 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 10 83rd
Median Household Income # 31 43rd
Per Capita Income # 25 55th

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