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Aneta, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Aneta had a population of 218 as of July 1, 2020. Aneta ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Aneta is located at latitude 47.6794 and longitude -97.9882 in Nelson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Aneta encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nelson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,506 feet.

The City of Aneta (GNIS ID: 1035911) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.


Aneta, ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 218 (100%)
Population in Households 204 (93.6%)
Population in Families 154 (70.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 14 ( 6.4%)
Population Density 219
Diversity Index2 23


Median Household Income $44,146
Average Household Income $54,041
% of Income for Mortgage4 7%
Per Capita Income $26,252
Wealth Index5 50


Total HU (Housing Units) 142 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 73 (51.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (25.4%)
Median Home Value $77,344
Average Home Value $93,493
Housing Affordability Index3 350


Total Households 106
Average Household Size 1.92
Family Households 61
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. 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.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population -0.18% -0.84%
Households -0.09% -0.77%
Families 1.38% -1.0%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
Owner Occupied HU   -1.12%


Aneta, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aneta to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 168 58th
Population Density # 256 36th
Median Household Income # 378 6th
Housing Affordability Index # 395 99th
Per Capita Income # 376 6th
Diversity Index # 65 84th

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