Rolette County ND Information


Rolette County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,934
Daytime Population: Workers 4,968
Daytime Population: Residents 9,742
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,710
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 14,812
Population in Familes 12,285
Population in Group Qrtrs 122
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $41,788
Average Household Income $59,495
Per Capita Income $20,387


Total Housing Units 5,631 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,254 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,838 (32.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 539 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $86,920
Average Home Value $126,352


Total Households 5,092
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 3,580
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 0.96% 0.72%
Households 0.87% 0.67%
Families 0.66% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   2.01%


Rolette County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rolette 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 # 10 83rd
Population Density # 8 87th
Diversity Index # 4 94th
Median Household Income # 50 8th
Per Capita Income # 52 4th

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