Nelson County, North Dakota Population 2018

Nelson County, North Dakota's estimated population is 2,937 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nelson County, North Dakota is the 35th largest county in North Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,971341.16%
20172,937361.24%
20162,901-25-0.85%
20152,926-97-3.21%
20143,023-33-1.08%
20133,056-2-0.07%
20123,058-4-0.13%
20113,062-63-2.02%
20103,125-1,285-29.14%
19904,410-823-15.73%
19805,233-543-9.40%
19705,776-1,258-17.88%
19607,034-1,056-13.05%
19508,090-1,039-11.38%
19409,129-1,074-10.53%
193010,203-159-1.53%
192010,3622222.19%
191010,1402,82438.60%
19007,3163,02370.42%
18904,2930.00%

Nelson County, North Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,913
Some Other Race25
Two or More Races19
American Indian and Alaska Native10
Black or African American4

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

Nelson County, North Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Nelson County, North Dakota Median Age

52.5


Total

51


Male

52.9


Female

Nelson County, North Dakota Adults

There are 2,437 adults, (805 of whom are seniors) in Nelson County, North Dakota.

Nelson County, North Dakota Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Nelson County, North Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,441

48.50%

Male

1,530

51.50%

Nelson County, North Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Nelson County, North Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.2%6.8%
Male91.2%8.8%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female52.7%47.3%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nelson County, North Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4921.9475.5
Married7502.5293.2
Non Family6341.1256.3
Female742.6252.7
Male342.8891.2

2.5

Average Family Size

1.94

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nelson County, North Dakota Households

Nelson County, North Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade713.14%
9th to 12th Grade1175.18%
High School Graduate70331.12%
Some College54324.04%
Associates Degree36216.02%
Bachelors Degree37216.47%
Graduate Degree914.03%

Nelson County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1761,994423
Hispanic636339
Other Race252525
Multiple Races109
Native American1051
Black444

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 100.00%.

Nelson County, North Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,432$44,453$26,205
Less Than High School$18,500$38,542$13,750
High School Grad$31,063$36,413$24,500
Some College$32,679$44,519$21,528
Bachelors Degree$42,000$61,875$31,875
Graduate Degree$39,950$63,750$39,550

$34,432

Average Earnings

$44,453

Average Male

$26,205

Average Female

Nelson County, North Dakota Language

Nelson County, North Dakota Language by Age

Nelson County, North Dakota Language

97.52% of Nelson County, North Dakota residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Nelson County, North Dakota Poverty

Nelson County, North Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,8022348.35%
Hispanic7568.00%
Multiple19526.32%

8.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.74%

Male Poverty Rate

11.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nelson County, North Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nelson County, North Dakota is Multiple, with 26.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nelson County, North Dakota is Hispanic, with 8.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.12%.

Nelson County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.02%
Some College9.94%
High School7.68%
Bachelors or Greater2.23%

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

Name Poverty
Female Employed4.95%
Male Employed1.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Nelson County, North Dakota Income

Nelson County, North Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,417$67,252
Families$70,536$89,720
Married Families$74,318$
Non Families$31,392$34,748

Nelson County, North Dakota Marital Status

Nelson County, North Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

57.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nelson County, North Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Nelson County, North Dakota Marriage

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

Nelson County, North Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Nelson County, North Dakota Veterans

Nelson County, North Dakota Veterans by War

268

Number of Veterans

254

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam111
First Gulf War62
Korea30
World War II19
Second Gulf War18

Nelson County, North Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+87
65 to 7483
55 to 6448
35 to 5441
18 to 349

Nelson County, North Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White26311.05%
Hispanic1014.08%
2 or More533.33%

Nelson County, North Dakota Veterans by Education

4.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nelson County, North Dakota Employment Status

Nelson County, North Dakota Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Nelson County, North Dakota Employment by Race

Nelson County, North Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Nelson County, North Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lakota672644-28-4.17%
McVille349336-13-3.72%
Michigan City294277-17-5.78%
Aneta222207-15-6.76%
Petersburg192180-12-6.25%
Tolna166157-9-5.42%
Pekin7066-4-5.71%
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