Pierce County ND Information


Pierce County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,299
Population in Households 4,057
Population in Familes 3,205
Population in Group Qrtrs 242
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $46,413
Average Household Income $61,944
Per Capita Income $26,905


Total Housing Units 2,199 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,422 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 397 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 380 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $108,796
Average Home Value $133,456


Total Households 1,819
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,105
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 -0.16% -0.62%
Households -0.11% -0.65%
Families -0.43% -0.85%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   2.02%


Pierce County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pierce 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 # 26 53rd
Population Density # 25 55th
Diversity Index # 26 53rd
Median Household Income # 48 11th
Per Capita Income # 50 8th

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