Burleigh County ND Information


Burleigh County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 98,633
Daytime Population: Workers 58,954
Daytime Population: Residents 41,676
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 100,630
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 95,216
Population in Familes 73,533
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,417
Population Density2 60
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $62,339
Average Household Income $85,257
Per Capita Income $35,870


Total Housing Units 43,326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,328 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,876 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,122 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $222,488
Average Home Value $242,537


Total Households 41,204
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 25,217
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 2.7% 2.5%
Households 2.7% 2.58%
Families 2.41% 2.4%
Median Household Income   3.15%
Per Capita Income   2.73%


Burleigh County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burleigh 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 # 2 98th
Population Density # 2 98th
Diversity Index # 17 70th
Median Household Income # 11 81st
Per Capita Income # 12 79th

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