Adams County ND Information


Adams County Subdivisions

Adams County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,406
Daytime Population: Workers 1,323
Daytime Population: Residents 1,040
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,363
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 2,354
Population in Familes 1,789
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $53,046
Average Household Income $68,576
Per Capita Income $32,645


Total Housing Units 1,402 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 784 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 352 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 266 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $142,123
Average Home Value $159,885


Total Households 1,136
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 667
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.37% 0.21%
Households 0.47% 0.26%
Families 0.19% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.35%


Adams County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams County to the other 53 counties and county equivalents in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 44 19th
Population Density # 41 25th
Diversity Index # 42 21st
Median Household Income # 34 38th
Per Capita Income # 32 42nd

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