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Hettinger, North Dakota - Basic Facts

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The City of Hettinger had a population of 1,259 as of July 1, 2017. Hettinger ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hettinger is located at latitude 46.0035 and longitude -102.6346 in Adams County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hettinger (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Adams County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,697 feet.

The City of Hettinger (GNIS ID: 1036091) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hettinger population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 1,259
Daytime Population: Workers 940
Daytime Population: Residents 493
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,433
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 1,212
Population in Familes 887
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density2 1,480
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $52,408
Average Household Income $65,395
Per Capita Income $31,640


Total Housing Units 717 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 388 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 219 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $114,552
Average Home Value $141,624


Total Households 608
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 333
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% 0.19%
Households 0.49% 0.23%
Families 0.73% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Hettinger, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hettinger to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 47 89th
Population Density # 31 93rd
Diversity Index # 223 45th
Median Household Income # 280 30th
Per Capita Income # 274 32nd

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