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The City of Fordville had a population of 224 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Fordville is located at latitude 48.2166 and longitude -97.7956 in Walsh County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fordville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Walsh County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,142 feet.

The City of Fordville (GNIS ID: 1036037) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fordville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Fordville: Medford.

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


Total Population 224
Daytime Population: Workers 116
Daytime Population: Residents 121
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 237
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 224
Population in Familes 180
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 222
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $50,653
Average Household Income $69,002
Per Capita Income $31,655


Total Housing Units 122 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 93 (76.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (11.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $73,810
Average Home Value $102,660


Total Households 107
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 67
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 0.76% 0.0%
Households 0.8% 0.19%
Families 3.29% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Fordville, ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fordville to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 165 59th
Population Density # 261 35th
Diversity Index # 110 73rd
Median Household Income # 304 24th
Per Capita Income # 271 33rd

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