Sheridan County ND Information


Sheridan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,345
Daytime Population: Workers 596
Daytime Population: Residents 602
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,198
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 1,345
Population in Familes 1,068
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $49,575
Average Household Income $65,602
Per Capita Income $31,704


Total Housing Units 910 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 502 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 260 (28.6%)
Median Home Value $70,968
Average Home Value $133,367


Total Households 650
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 412
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 0.25% 0.15%
Households 0.11% 0.06%
Families -0.17% -0.1%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Sheridan County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sheridan 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 # 51 6th
Population Density # 51 6th
Diversity Index # 35 36th
Median Household Income # 46 15th
Per Capita Income # 37 32nd

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