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


Total Population 2,498
Daytime Population: Workers 1,267
Daytime Population: Residents 1,338
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,605
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 2,432
Population in Familes 1,856
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $57,667
Average Household Income $79,481
Per Capita Income $37,871


Total Housing Units 1,561 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 908 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 272 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 381 (24.4%)
Median Home Value $89,489
Average Home Value $141,162


Total Households 1,180
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 690
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 2.62% 2.09%
Households 2.64% 2.11%
Families 2.33% 1.92%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.56%


Divide County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Divide 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 # 39 28th
Population Density # 47 15th
Diversity Index # 34 38th
Median Household Income # 21 62nd
Per Capita Income # 6 91st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.