Grand Forks County, North Dakota Population 2019

Grand Forks County, North Dakota's estimated population is 70,795 with a growth rate of 0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grand Forks County, North Dakota is the 3rd largest county in North Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201770,7951990.28%
201670,5962350.33%
201570,3615400.77%
201469,8217441.08%
201369,0771,5352.27%
201267,5421,0141.52%
201166,528-425-0.63%
201066,953-3,730-5.28%
199070,6834,5836.93%
198066,1004,9988.18%
197061,10212,42525.53%
196048,6779,23423.41%
195039,4434,92514.27%
194034,5182,5628.02%
193031,9563,16110.98%
192028,7959073.25%
191027,8883,42914.02%
190024,4596,10233.24%
189018,35712,109193.81%
18806,2480.00%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White61,575
Black or African American2,404
Two or More Races1,821
Asian1,791
American Indian and Alaska Native1,751
Some Other Race703
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander85

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Median Age

29.5


Total

28.6


Male

31


Female

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Adults

There are 55,782 adults, (8,053 of whom are seniors) in Grand Forks County, North Dakota.

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Age Dependency

46.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

33,692

48.04%

Male

36,438

51.96%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Households and Families

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
All49.1%50.9%
Male42%58%
Female34.7%65.3%
Non Family26.5%73.5%

49.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,7162.249.1
Non Family13,6181.3426.5
Married12,5232.977
Female2,1622.9934.7
Male1,4133.1142

2.84

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Households

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8312.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,5103.71%
High School Graduate9,52223.38%
Some College9,62223.62%
Associates Degree5,38513.22%
Bachelors Degree9,05422.23%
Graduate Degree4,81111.81%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,78134,25612,779
Black1,2791,202170
Hispanic1,130894142
Asian1,075852519
Native American80763787
Multiple Races719559148
Other Race26224159
Islander2424

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 48.28%.

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,324$44,654$32,216
Less Than High School$23,879$28,846$
High School Grad$36,288$40,737$25,168
Some College$34,601$41,866$28,221
Bachelors Degree$47,539$56,425$40,595
Graduate Degree$61,605$68,715$56,822

$39,324

Average Earnings

$44,654

Average Male

$32,216

Average Female

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Language

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Language by Age

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Language

93.91% of Grand Forks County, North Dakota residents speak only English, while 6.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Poverty

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,5868,73615.72%
Black2,21776334.42%
Native1,67661336.58%
Hispanic2,51039615.78%
Asian1,69736821.69%
Multiple1,73427215.69%
Other661669.98%
Islander854047.06%

17.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.49%

Male Poverty Rate

17.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grand Forks County, North Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grand Forks County, North Dakota is Islander, with 47.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand Forks County, North Dakota is Other, with 9.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.20%.

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.06%
High School14.27%
Some College9.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.12%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed65.13%
Female Unemployed43.01%
Female Employed14.15%
Male Employed10.29%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Income

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,410$71,128
Families$75,203$92,276
Married Families$86,955$
Non Families$30,006$43,414

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Marital Status

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Veterans

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Veterans by War

4,608

Number of Veterans

4,292

Male Veterans

316

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,470
Second Gulf War1,419
First Gulf War1,105
Korea360
World War II123

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,159
55 to 64947
65 to 74871
75+818
18 to 34813

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,2688.78%
Black1368.39%
Hispanic1237.45%
2 or More918.62%
Indian675.97%
Other298.58%
Asian171.19%

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Veterans by Education

8.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Employment Status

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Employment by Age

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Employment by Race

Grand Forks County, North Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grand Forks County, North Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grand Forks529195733944208.35%
Larimore13461304-42-3.12%
Thompson9841011272.74%
Northwood945917-28-2.96%
Emerado414428143.38%
Manvel360375154.17%
Reynolds 301300-1-0.33%
Gilby237231-6-2.53%
Niagara5351-2-3.77%
Inkster5048-2-4.00%
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