Bottineau County ND Information


Bottineau County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,986
Daytime Population: Workers 3,243
Daytime Population: Residents 3,441
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,684
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 6,724
Population in Familes 5,342
Population in Group Qrtrs 262
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $57,392
Average Household Income $76,358
Per Capita Income $34,401


Total Housing Units 4,735 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,392 (50.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 713 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,630 (34.4%)
Median Home Value $111,337
Average Home Value $160,629


Total Households 3,105
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 1,961
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 1.15% 1.06%
Households 1.28% 1.13%
Families 1.01% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.25%


Bottineau County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bottineau 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 # 20 64th
Population Density # 25 53rd
Diversity Index # 26 53rd
Median Household Income # 22 60th
Per Capita Income # 20 64th

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