Rolla, North Dakota Population 2021

1,218
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Rolla is a city located in Rolette County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,218, it is the 44th largest city in North Dakota and the 9517th largest city in the United States . Rolla is currently declining at a rate of -1.38% annually and its population has decreased by -4.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,280 in 2010. Rolla reached it's highest population of 1,311 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Rolla has a population density of 862 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rolla is $63,921 with a poverty rate of 20.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $602 per month, and the median house value is $99,200. The median age in Rolla is 33.1 years, 29.5 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Rolla Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rolla was:

  • White: 48.04%
  • Native American: 47.04%
  • Two or more races: 4.08%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rolla, North Dakota is 1,218 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,269.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,280.

Rolla, North Dakota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62448.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native61147.04%
Two or More Races534.08%
Black or African American60.46%
Asian50.38%
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Rolla Population by Race

Rolla Population Pyramid $2021

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Rolla Median Age

33.1


Total

29.5


Male

33.8


Female

Rolla Adults

There are 865 adults, (210 of whom are seniors) in Rolla.

Rolla Age Dependency

98.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rolla Sex Ratio

Female

626

48.19%

Male

673

51.81%

Rolla Population by Age

Rolla Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rolla Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.9%3.1%
All57.3%42.7%
Male52%48%
Female42.6%57.4%
Non Family37.3%62.7%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rolla Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5222.4257.3
Non Family2361.1737.3
Married1603.496.9
Female1013.3142.6
Male254.2852

3.31

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Rolla Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade577.27%
9th to 12th Grade384.85%
High School Graduate18223.21%
Some College14618.62%
Associates Degree12415.82%
Bachelors Degree18223.21%
Graduate Degree557.02%
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Rolla Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rolla Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White524459170
Native American23020357
2+ Races191610
Black66
Asian55

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 2+ races people with a rate of 52.63%.

Rolla Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,028$43,452$35,179
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,656$37,000$8,021
Some College$32,390$48,500$29,792
Bachelors Degree$51,250$51,875$49,167
Graduate Degree$64,750$$70,250

$39,028

Average Earnings

$43,452

Average Male

$35,179

Average Female

Rolla Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rolla Language by Age

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Rolla Language

95.81% of Rolla residents speak only English, while 4.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Rolla Language

Rolla Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native61117728.97%
Multiple533973.58%
White597386.37%

20.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.81%

Male Poverty Rate

17.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rolla

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rolla is Multiple, with 73.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rolla is White, with 6.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.24%.

Rolla Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.95%
High School27.63%
Some College9.74%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%

Rolla Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed61.29%
Female Employed16.44%
Male Employed9.41%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rolla Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rolla Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,000$63,921
Families$65,556$80,373
Married Families$91,429-
Non Families$31,818$41,351
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Income by Household Type

Rolla Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Rolla Married by Age and Sex

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Rolla Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rolla Marital Status by Race

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Rolla Marital Status

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62

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
Korea15
Second Gulf War15
World War II
First Gulf War

Rolla Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+22
55 to 6415
18 to 3413
65 to 7410
35 to 542

Rolla Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White356.62%
Native American247.84%
2+ Races315.79%

Rolla Veterans by Race

Rolla Veterans by Education

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9.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rolla Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Rolla Employment by Age

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Rolla Employment by Race

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Rolla Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.68%

Born in Rolla

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.38%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.38% of Rolla residents were born in the United States, with 84.68% having been born in North Dakota. 0.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rolla Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,218-17-1.38%
20201,235-17-1.36%
20191,252-17-1.34%
20181,269-24-1.86%
20171,293-9-0.69%
20161,302-2-0.15%
20151,304-7-0.53%
20141,3110.00%
20131,311151.16%
20121,29620.15%
20111,294161.25%
20101,2780.00%

Rolla Population by Year