Oliver County ND Information


Oliver County Subdivisions

Oliver County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,886
Population in Households 1,884
Population in Familes 1,592
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $73,789
Average Household Income $79,850
Per Capita Income $33,032


Total Housing Units 939 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 660 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $160,000
Average Home Value $218,864


Total Households 780
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 560
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 0.26% 0.43%
Households 0.38% 0.51%
Families 0.13% 0.35%
Median Household Income   2.76%
Per Capita Income   3.1%


Oliver County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oliver County to the other 53 counties and county equivalents in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 49 9th
Population Density # 38 28th
Diversity Index # 29 47th
Median Household Income # 2 98th
Per Capita Income # 33 40th

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