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Belcourt, North Dakota - Basic Facts

Belcourt is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Belcourt Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Rolette County at latitude 48.8392 and longitude -99.7449. Rolette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,962 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Belcourt Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Belcourt: Turtle Mountain.

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Also See: Rolla, ND ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

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


Total Population 2,093
Population in Households 2,060
Population in Familes 1,647
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density1 360
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 722
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 469
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 792 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 286 (36.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 437 (55.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $91,337
Average Home Value $123,596


Median Household Income $26,644
Average Household Income $38,613
Per Capita Income $13,428
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.17% 1.06%
Households 0.36% 1.14%
Families 0.2% 0.92%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   3.36%
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.


Belcourt, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belcourt 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 # 26 94th
Population Density1 # 197 51st
Diversity Index2 # 108 73rd
Median Household Income # 396 1st
Per Capita Income # 394 2nd

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