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Social Characteristics of North Dakota

North Dakota Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    292,616
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    178,003
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    60.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    77,529
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    26.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    143,549
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    49.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    55,577
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    19.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    11,484
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    6,315
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    22,970
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    15,637
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    114,613
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    39.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    91,257
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    31.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    31,433
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    82,783
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    28.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    69,668
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    23.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.32
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    2.93
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    678,761
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    292,616
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    43.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    143,512
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    21.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    179,687
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    26.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    20,204
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    42,742
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    19,438
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    290,882
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    104,751
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    36.0%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    151,396
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    52.0%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    2,156
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    6,735
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    25,844
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    281,379
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    75,529
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    148,402
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    52.7%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    2,509
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    27,100
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    27,839
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    10,420
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    3,160
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    30.3%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    38
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    64
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    25
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    110
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    24
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    7,136
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    3,225
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    45.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    717
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    708
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    501
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,299
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    18.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    3,225
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,931
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    59.9%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2,375
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    73.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    177,759
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    10,378
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    9,709
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    65,563
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    36.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    32,891
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    18.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    59,218
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    33.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    458,527
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    18,937
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    20,803
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    125,620
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    27.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    108,378
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    59,512
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    90,032
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    19.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    35,245
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    7.7%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    91.3%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    27.3%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    541,559
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    52,035
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    690,161
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    72,674
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    157,899
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4,836
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    437,335
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    35,192
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    94,927
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    32,646
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    34.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    695,994
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    574,280
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    82.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    118,397
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    58,408
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    59,989
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    23,540
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    36,449
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    3,317
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    704,925
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    684,370
  • Percentage of Native persons
    97.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    679,474
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    96.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    470,492
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    66.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    208,982
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    29.6%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    4,896
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    20,555
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    20,555
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    7,484
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    36.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    13,071
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    63.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    25,451
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    4,896
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    4896%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    262
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    4,634
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    20,555
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    4,297
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    20.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    16,258
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    79.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    20,555
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    3,510
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    17.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    7,462
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    36.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    4,174
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    20.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    102
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    2,748
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    2,559
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    12.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    658,055
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    622,371
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    94.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    35,684
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    10,062
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    9,407
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    1,984
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    16,242
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    3,577
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    4,427
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    2,278
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    5,608
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    2,223
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    704,925
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    22,422
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    1,428
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    12,494
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    7,386
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    9,471
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    31,569
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    30,702
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    6,696
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    306,055
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    43.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    639
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    2,788
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    55,815
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    8,813
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    255
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    193,489
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    27.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    17,871
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    355
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    22,436
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    4,464
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    8,414
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    308
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    4,434
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    31,308
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    1,743
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    4,205
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    1,959
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    331
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.0%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.