Ransom County, North Dakota Population 2018

Ransom County, North Dakota's estimated population is 5,297 with a growth rate of -2.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ransom County, North Dakota is the 23rd largest county in North Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,297-160-2.93%
20165,457841.56%
20165,373-77-1.41%
20155,45080.15%
20145,442-53-0.96%
20135,495230.42%
20125,472410.75%
20115,431-9-0.17%
20105,440-481-8.12%
19905,921-777-11.60%
19806,698-404-5.69%
19707,102-976-12.08%
19608,078-798-8.99%
19508,876-1,185-11.78%
194010,061-922-8.39%
193010,983-635-5.47%
192011,6181,27312.31%
191010,3453,42649.52%
19006,9191,52628.30%
18905,3934,856904.28%
18805370.00%

Ransom County, North Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,293
Two or More Races98
Black or African American25
Asian21
American Indian and Alaska Native20

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Median Age

44.8


Total

42.2


Male

47.4


Female

Ransom County, North Dakota Adults

There are 4,224 adults, (1,141 of which are seniors) in Ransom County, North Dakota.

Ransom County, North Dakota Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ransom County, North Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

2,677

49.06%

Male

2,780

50.94%

Ransom County, North Dakota Households and Families

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All67.5%32.5%
Male67%33%
Female52.8%47.2%
Non Family47.6%52.4%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ransom County, North Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3502.2667.5
Married1,2312.9683.5
Non Family9131.1647.6
Female1063.0852.8
Male1002.7667

2.91

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ransom County, North Dakota Households

Ransom County, North Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1834.75%
9th to 12th Grade2045.30%
High School Graduate1,40936.58%
Some College91123.65%
Associates Degree48212.51%
Bachelors Degree54914.25%
Graduate Degree1142.96%

Ransom County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6883,339642
Hispanic5932
Multiple Races55499
Black2525
Native American2015
Asian121212

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%.

Ransom County, North Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,212$45,389$30,056
Less Than High School$39,306$40,833$11,250
High School Grad$31,159$41,938$22,716
Some College$37,500$45,439$29,583
Bachelors Degree$41,350$51,534$35,606
Graduate Degree$50,536$66,944$46,250

$37,212

Average Earnings

$45,389

Average Male

$30,056

Average Female

Ransom County, North Dakota Language

Ransom County, North Dakota Language by Age

Ransom County, North Dakota Language

96.42% of Ransom County, North Dakota residents speak only English, while 3.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.57% of the population.

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,0584478.84%
Hispanic932931.18%
Native15746.67%
Multiple9866.12%
Asian21523.81%

9.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.23%

Male Poverty Rate

11.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota is Native, with 46.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota is Multiple, with 6.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.76%.

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.01%
High School8.78%
Some College6.95%
Bachelors or Greater2.57%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.33%
Male Unemployed5.66%
Male Employed4.85%
Female Employed4.31%

Ransom County, North Dakota Income

Ransom County, North Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,088$70,186
Families$68,469$82,894
Married Families$71,650$
Non Families$33,906$48,788

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ransom County, North Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Ransom 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 45To54.

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status by Race

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by War

407

Number of Veterans

375

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam181
Second Gulf War51
Korea47
First Gulf War37
World War II24

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+105
65 to 74101
55 to 6484
35 to 5480
18 to 3437

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3919.53%
2 or More914.52%
Hispanic711.86%
Indian735.00%

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Education

7.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment Status

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment by Race

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ransom County, North Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lisbon21542124-30-1.39%
Enderlin 886868-18-2.03%
Sheldon11612376.03%
Fort Ransom777700.00%
Elliott252500.00%
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