Dickey County ND Information


Dickey County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,129
Daytime Population: Workers 2,720
Daytime Population: Residents 2,275
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,995
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 4,923
Population in Familes 3,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 206
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $49,934
Average Household Income $65,852
Per Capita Income $28,177


Total Housing Units 2,648 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,457 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 699 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 492 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $111,808
Average Home Value $147,203


Total Households 2,156
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,335
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 -0.42% -0.28%
Households -0.15% -0.27%
Families -0.45% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.49%


Dickey County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dickey 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 # 24 57th
Population Density # 24 57th
Diversity Index # 32 42nd
Median Household Income # 45 17th
Per Capita Income # 49 9th

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