Drayton, ND Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Drayton, North Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Drayton had a population of 799 as of July 1, 2017. Drayton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Drayton is located at latitude 48.5621 and longitude -97.1792 in Pembina County. The formal boundaries for the City of Drayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pembina County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 804 feet.

The City of Drayton (GNIS ID: 1035998) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Drayton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Drayton: Hastings Landing.

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


Total Population 799
Daytime Population: Workers 242
Daytime Population: Residents 340
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 582
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 799
Population in Familes 584
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,223
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $55,314
Average Household Income $70,484
Per Capita Income $33,756


Total Housing Units 424 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 249 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $97,837
Average Home Value $113,956


Total Households 380
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 215
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% -0.74%
Households -0.32% -0.69%
Families -0.63% -0.95%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Drayton, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Drayton to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 80 80th
Population Density # 53 87th
Diversity Index # 256 37th
Median Household Income # 254 37th
Per Capita Income # 215 47th

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