Towner County ND Information


Towner County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,206
Population in Households 2,163
Population in Familes 1,678
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $57,799
Average Household Income $76,703
Per Capita Income $36,436


Total Housing Units 1,456 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 785 (53.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 256 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 415 (28.5%)
Median Home Value $81,642
Average Home Value $117,325


Total Households 1,041
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 617
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 -0.22% -0.42%
Households -0.08% -0.19%
Families -0.42% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.91%


Towner County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Towner 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 # 46 15th
Population Density # 42 19th
Diversity Index # 39 28th
Median Household Income # 27 51st
Per Capita Income # 13 77th

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