Adams County ND Information


Adams County Subdivisions

Adams County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,298
Population in Households 2,246
Population in Familes 1,711
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $54,670
Average Household Income $66,351
Per Capita Income $31,289


Total Housing Units 1,377 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 852 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 222 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 303 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $145,775
Average Home Value $160,417


Total Households 1,074
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 625
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.23% -0.63%
Households -0.27% -0.66%
Families -0.62% -0.88%
Median Household Income   0.95%
Per Capita Income   1.74%


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, 2018 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 26th
Diversity Index # 31 43rd
Median Household Income # 37 32nd
Per Capita Income # 43 21st

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