Watford City is a city located in McKenzie County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 9,345, it is the 10th largest city in North Dakota and the 3248th largest city in the United States . Watford City is currently growing at a rate of 8.79% annually and its population has increased by 435.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,744 in 2010. Watford City reached it's highest population of 9,345 in 2021. Spanning over 9 miles, Watford City has a population density of 1,049 people per square mile.
The average household income in Watford City is $98,698 with a poverty rate of 10.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,143 per month, and the median house value is $236,400. The median age in Watford City is 29.2 years, 29.9 years for males, and 28.5 years for females.