Dunn County ND Information


Dunn County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,775
Daytime Population: Workers 2,178
Daytime Population: Residents 3,088
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,266
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 4,648
Population in Familes 3,865
Population in Group Qrtrs 127
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $68,988
Average Household Income $93,445
Per Capita Income $37,843


Total Housing Units 2,792 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,438 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 479 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 875 (31.3%)
Median Home Value $172,316
Average Home Value $234,058


Total Households 1,917
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,316
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 4.23% 3.77%
Households 4.42% 3.9%
Families 4.19% 3.75%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.48%


Dunn County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dunn 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 # 25 55th
Population Density # 40 23rd
Diversity Index # 10 83rd
Median Household Income # 3 96th
Per Capita Income # 7 89th

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