Griggs County ND Information


Griggs County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,348
Daytime Population: Workers 1,276
Daytime Population: Residents 1,058
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,334
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 2,301
Population in Familes 1,790
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $50,689
Average Household Income $67,078
Per Capita Income $31,929


Total Housing Units 1,461 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 812 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 297 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 352 (24.1%)
Median Home Value $78,163
Average Home Value $127,555


Total Households 1,109
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 667
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% -0.39%
Households -0.27% -0.29%
Families -0.55% -0.48%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


Griggs County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Griggs 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 # 45 17th
Population Density # 32 45th
Diversity Index # 52 4th
Median Household Income # 43 21st
Per Capita Income # 36 34th

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