Grand Forks County ND Information

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Grand Forks County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Grand Forks County ND Housing Affordability Index is 102
State of North Dakota Housing Affordability Index is 149
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Grand Forks County ND Wealth Index is 65
State of North Dakota Wealth Index is 89
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 73,382
Population in Households 69,348
Population in Familes 48,248
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,034
Population Density 51
Diversity Index1 33
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $47,078
Average Household Income $68,103
Per Capita Income $28,773
Wealth Index3 65

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 33,246 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,370 (43.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,352 (49.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,524 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $208,658
Housing Affordability Index2 102
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 30,722
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 16,606
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.01% 0.66%
Households 1.24% 0.86%
Families 0.95% 0.68%
Median Household Income   3.9%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

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Grand Forks County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grand Forks County to the other 53 counties and county equivalents in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 3 96th
Population Density # 3 96th
Diversity Index # 8 87th
Median Household Income # 45 17th
Per Capita Income # 47 13th

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