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Cities & States

Population: 108,371
Population: 63,353
Grand Forks
Population: 53,315
Population: 42,870
West Fargo
Population: 27,014
Population: 18,912
Population: 18,807
Population: 16,917
Population: 15,388
Population: 7,768

Cass County
Population: 154,080
Burleigh County
Population: 83,906
Grand Forks County
Population: 67,357
Ward County
Population: 64,008
Morton County
Population: 27,874
Stark County
Population: 25,666
Williams County
Population: 25,024
Stutsman County
Population: 21,046
Richland County
Population: 16,258
Rolette County
Population: 14,176

North Dakota

North Dakota Employment Profile

Located in the Great Plains of the Midwest, the Peace Garden State’s economy has been driven by energy exploration in the Bakken Shale formation, heavy reliance upon agricultural commodities such as wheat, and proximity to Canada. North Dakota has recently shown pressures of lower oil prices, and job gains pace is at five-year low. Economic growth is dependent upon creating economic drivers outside energy and agriculture, and enhancing transportation and utility infrastructure to accommodate energy industry growth. (Source: North Dakota Legislative Budget)

Based on 2013 statistics, the government sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by health care and social assistance; retail trade; construction; and accommodation and food services, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)


Total Population (2000, 2010, 2013*)

Based on 2000, 2010 and 2013* U.S. Census data
6.9% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2013’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

Directory of, Cities, Towns and Villages in North Dakota

Directory of Counties in North Dakota

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