Lignite is a city located in Burke County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 229, it is the 145th largest city in North Dakota and the 16249th largest city in the United States . Lignite is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually and its population has increased by 47.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 155 in 2010. Lignite reached it's highest population of 248 in 2015. Spanning over 0 miles, Lignite has a population density of 1,470 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lignite is $77,112 with a poverty rate of 7.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $594 per month, and the median house value is $111,200. The median age in Lignite is 33.3 years, 29.4 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.