Sargent County ND Information


Sargent County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,920
Daytime Population: Workers 3,544
Daytime Population: Residents 1,379
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,923
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.26
Population in Households 3,883
Population in Familes 3,144
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $59,173
Average Household Income $76,120
Per Capita Income $33,594


Total Housing Units 2,083 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,283 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 441 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 359 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $92,636
Average Home Value $133,730


Total Households 1,724
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 1,125
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 0.32% 0.32%
Households 0.4% 0.38%
Families 0.15% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   2.49%


Sargent County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sargent 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 # 30 45th
Population Density # 23 58th
Diversity Index # 30 43rd
Median Household Income # 17 70th
Per Capita Income # 25 55th

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