Ransom County, North Dakota Population 2018

Ransom County, North Dakota's estimated population is 5,297 with a growth rate of -1.41% 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
20175,4111142.15%
20175,297-76-1.41%
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
White5,226
Two or More Races100
Black or African American38
Asian35
American Indian and Alaska Native12

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Median Age

44.4


Total

42.6


Male

46.3


Female

Ransom County, North Dakota Adults

There are 4,172 adults, (1,117 of whom are seniors) in Ransom County, North Dakota.

Ransom County, North Dakota Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ransom County, North Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

2,639

48.77%

Male

2,772

51.23%

Ransom County, North Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Ransom County, North Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All69.8%30.2%
Male68.5%31.5%
Non Family50.7%49.3%
Female46.4%53.6%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ransom County, North Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3332.2569.8
Married1,2152.986.2
Non Family8671.1850.7
Female1402.946.4
Male1112.868.5

2.84

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.1%

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 Grade1794.72%
9th to 12th Grade1955.14%
High School Graduate1,43637.83%
Some College85922.63%
Associates Degree40310.62%
Bachelors Degree59015.54%
Graduate Degree1343.53%

Ransom County, North Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6403,295690
Multiple Races43388
Hispanic4227
Black383810
Asian211616
Native American128

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 76.19%.

Ransom County, North Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,938$49,728$30,389
Less Than High School$39,500$42,250$11,750
High School Grad$31,866$44,236$22,262
Some College$40,595$47,969$30,574
Bachelors Degree$45,417$54,702$37,045
Graduate Degree$51,250$79,107$42,083

$39,938

Average Earnings

$49,728

Average Male

$30,389

Average Female

Ransom County, North Dakota Language

Ransom County, North Dakota Language by Age

Ransom County, North Dakota Language

97.68% of Ransom County, North Dakota residents speak only English, while 2.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9803356.73%
Asian35720.00%
Multiple10055.00%

6.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.40%

Male Poverty Rate

7.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota is Asian, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ransom County, North Dakota is Multiple, with 5.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.02%.

Ransom County, North Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.92%
Some College6.69%
High School6.68%
Bachelors or Greater1.38%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.57%
Male Unemployed14.75%
Female Employed3.70%
Male Employed2.66%

Ransom County, North Dakota Income

Ransom County, North Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,524$77,140
Families$72,798$91,461
Married Families$78,911$
Non Families$36,654$51,528

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Ransom County, North Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by War

361

Number of Veterans

340

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam160
Second Gulf War47
Korea45
First Gulf War36
World War II32

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74104
75+103
55 to 6471
35 to 5451
18 to 3432

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3538.73%
2 or More815.69%

Ransom County, North Dakota Veterans by Education

4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment Status

Ransom County, North Dakota Employment by Age

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

2.4%

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