Embden, ND Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Embden, North Dakota - Basic Facts

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The Embden Census Designated Place had a population of 66 as of July 1, 2017. Embden ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Embden is located at latitude 46.805 and longitude -97.4395 in Cass County. The formal boundaries for the Embden Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cass County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,060 feet.

The Embden Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585498) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Embden Census Designated Place is located within Township of Howes, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cass County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Embden 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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Embden, ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 66
Daytime Population: Workers 26
Daytime Population: Residents 26
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 52
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 66
Population in Familes 56
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 92
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $57,692
Average Household Income $72,707
Per Capita Income $29,951


Total Housing Units 29 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21 (72.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $132,143
Average Home Value $159,524


Total Households 26
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 18
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 1.56% 2.04%
Households 1.71% 2.21%
Families 2.55% 2.13%
Median Household Income   5.72%
Per Capita Income   4.13%

Embden, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Embden 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 # 291 28th
Population Density # 332 17th
Diversity Index # 374 7th
Median Household Income # 213 47th
Per Capita Income # 315 22nd

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