Living in Bismarck, ND

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Bismarck, North Dakota Info Snack

Population
72,777
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$245,300
Median Income
$64,444
Median Rent
$867

Bismarck SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Bismarck, ND Crime Report

2,307
Total Crimes
3,088.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.69%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bismarck
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,307 3,088.1 2,261.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 228 305.2 284.6 366.7
Murder 1 1.3 3.1 5.0
Robbery 36 48.2 23.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 127 170.0 200.6 250.2
Property Crime 2,079 2,782.9 1,977.0 2,109.9
Burglary 225 301.2 342.2 340.5
Larceny 1,647 2,204.7 1,399.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 207 277.1 235.2 219.9

Bismarck, ND Cost Of Living

100
Bismarck's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Bismarck North Dakota National Average
Overall 100 95 100
Services 94 97 100
Groceries 102 106 100
Health 115 113 100
Housing 103 85 100
Transportation 106 104 100
Utilities 91 89 100

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Rankings for Bismarck in North Dakota

Map Of Bismarck, ND

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Population over time in Bismarck

Year Population % Change
2019 72,777 1.5%
2018 71,731 1.7%
2017 70,536 2.3%
2016 68,981 3.0%
2015 66,980 2.9%
2014 65,123 2.8%
2013 63,353 2.3%
2012 61,941 1.8%
2011 60,831 1.4%
2010 59,988 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bismarck

White
88.1% (64,082)
African American
2.6% (1,887)
American Indian
4.0% (2,939)
Asian
0.9% (670)
Hawaiian
0.1% (86)
Other
0.0% (24)
Two Or More
1.7% (1,247)
Hispanic
2.5% (1,842)
Race Bismarck ND USA
White 88.1% 84.4% 60.7%
African American 2.6% 2.9% 12.3%
American Indian 4.0% 5.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Bismarck

Female
50.4% (36,685)
Male
49.6% (36,092)
Gender Bismarck ND USA
Female 50.4% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 51.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bismarck for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,183)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,183)
High School / GED
23.0% (16,738)
Some College
21.0% (15,283)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (10,188)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (18,922)
Master's Degree
7.0% (5,094)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,455)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (727)
Education Bismarck ND USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bismarck, North Dakota

Less than $10,000
5.2% (379,056)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (314,782)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (559,840)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (636,378)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (911,188)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (1,352,020)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (923,453)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (1,309,322)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (474,444)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (417,211)
Income Bismarck ND USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 8.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 12.1% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 17.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 17.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 6.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 5.9% 7.7%

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