Wildrose, North Dakota - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Williams County at latitude 48.6306 and longitude -103.1843. Williams County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,251 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Wildrose (see map) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 126
Population in Households 123
Population in Familes 95
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 440
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 73
Average Household Size 1.68
Family Households 44
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 65 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 ( 7.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (29.8%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $127,652


Median Household Income $61,259
Average Household Income $86,047
Per Capita Income $40,757
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


Population 3.25% 7.87%
Households 3.53% 8.15%
Families 12.18% 7.78%
Median Household Income   5.5%
Per Capita Income   3.84%
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.

Wildrose, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wildrose 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 220 45th
Population Density1 # 175 57th
Diversity Index2 # 183 55th
Median Household Income # 105 74th
Per Capita Income # 27 94th

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