Pembina County ND Information


Pembina County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,161
Daytime Population: Workers 4,558
Daytime Population: Residents 3,047
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,605
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 7,012
Population in Familes 5,546
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $56,598
Average Household Income $75,116
Per Capita Income $33,488


Total Housing Units 3,859 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,344 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 824 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 691 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $102,402
Average Home Value $135,644


Total Households 3,168
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 1,974
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 -0.48% -0.72%
Households -0.38% -0.67%
Families -0.65% -0.84%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.37%


Pembina County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pembina 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 # 19 66th
Population Density # 17 70th
Diversity Index # 20 64th
Median Household Income # 26 53rd
Per Capita Income # 27 51st

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