Foster County, North Dakota Population 2018

Foster County, North Dakota's estimated population is 3,257 with a growth rate of -2.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Foster County, North Dakota is the 33rd largest county in North Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,257-88-2.63%
20163,345351.06%
20163,310-20-0.60%
20153,330-9-0.27%
20143,339-15-0.45%
20133,354-26-0.77%
20123,380371.11%
20113,343-1-0.03%
20103,344-639-16.04%
19903,983-628-13.62%
19804,611-221-4.57%
19704,832-529-9.87%
19605,361240.45%
19505,337-487-8.36%
19405,824-529-8.33%
19306,3532454.01%
19206,10879514.96%
19105,3131,54340.93%
19003,7702,560211.57%
18901,2101,1733170.27%
1880370.00%

Foster County, North Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,256
Two or More Races37
American Indian and Alaska Native36
Asian12
Some Other Race2
Black or African American2

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Foster County, North Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Foster County, North Dakota Median Age

46.7


Total

45.6


Male

47.1


Female

Foster County, North Dakota Adults

There are 2,629 adults, (743 of which are seniors) in Foster County, North Dakota.

Foster County, North Dakota Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Foster County, North Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,682

50.28%

Male

1,663

49.72%

Foster County, North Dakota Households and Families

Foster County, North Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Foster County, North Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
Male73.4%26.6%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female28.3%71.7%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Foster County, North Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5002.1870.9
Married8422.6989
Non Family4871.147.4
Female922.4728.3
Male793.0473.4

2.65

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Foster County, North Dakota Households

Foster County, North Dakota Education

Foster County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1094.56%
9th to 12th Grade1606.69%
High School Graduate68328.58%
Some College57624.10%
Associates Degree34514.44%
Bachelors Degree40416.90%
Graduate Degree1134.73%

Foster County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3162,059498
Hispanic2921
Native American19194
Multiple Races12127
Asian1288
Other Race22
Black22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 66.67%.

Foster County, North Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,068$45,492$27,429
Less Than High School$32,222$55,000$12,045
High School Grad$32,059$40,733$18,750
Some College$39,167$50,120$27,067
Bachelors Degree$45,000$57,500$37,159
Graduate Degree$47,188$36,667$51,250

$38,068

Average Earnings

$45,492

Average Male

$27,429

Average Female

Foster County, North Dakota Language

Foster County, North Dakota Language by Age

Foster County, North Dakota Language

95.76% of Foster County, North Dakota residents speak only English, while 4.24% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Foster County, North Dakota Poverty

Foster County, North Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1482718.61%
Native361541.67%
Hispanic391025.64%
Multiple371027.03%
Black22100.00%

9.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.01%

Male Poverty Rate

11.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Foster County, North Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Foster County, North Dakota is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Foster County, North Dakota is White, with 8.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.08%.

Foster County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.51%
High School6.71%
Some College5.13%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Foster County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed9.67%
Male Employed2.71%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Foster County, North Dakota Income

Foster County, North Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,625$67,879
Families$69,406$81,538
Married Families$81,750$
Non Families$35,179$37,755

Foster County, North Dakota Marital Status

Foster County, North Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Foster County, North Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Foster County, North Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Foster County, North Dakota Marital Status by Race

Foster County, North Dakota Veterans

Foster County, North Dakota Veterans by War

246

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam122
Korea36
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War16
World War II14

Foster County, North Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+75
55 to 6468
65 to 7462
35 to 5424
18 to 3417

Foster County, North Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2419.36%
Hispanic1445.16%
2 or More318.75%
Other2100.00%

Foster County, North Dakota Veterans by Education

4.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Foster County, North Dakota Employment Status

Foster County, North Dakota Employment by Age

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Foster County, North Dakota Employment by Race

Foster County, North Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Foster County, North Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Carrington20652043-22-1.07%
Glenfield9189-2-2.20%
Grace City6362-1-1.59%
McHenry5655-1-1.79%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990