Bismarck, ND
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Bismarck, North Dakota Info Snack

Population
73,435
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$249,200
Median Income
$67,629
Median Rent
$874

Bismarck SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Bismarck, ND Crime Report

2,731
Total Crimes
3,641.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
55.22%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bismarck
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,731 3,641.5 2,453.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 260 346.7 329.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.2 6.5
Robbery 26 34.7 19.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 185 246.7 253.4 279.7
Property Crime 2,471 3,294.8 2,124.1 1,958.2
Burglary 343 457.4 417.6 314.2
Larceny 1,876 2,501.4 1,435.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 252 336.0 271.0 246.0

Bismarck, ND Cost Of Living

103
Bismarck's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bismarck North Dakota National Average
Overall 103 97 100
Services 102 98 100
Groceries 102 105 100
Health 116 113 100
Housing 102 84 100
Transportation 107 104 100
Utilities 89 92 100

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Rankings for Bismarck in North Dakota

Map Of Bismarck, ND

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2

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3

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4

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Population over time in Bismarck

Year Population % Change
2020 73,435 2.4%
2019 71,731 1.7%
2018 70,536 2.3%
2017 68,981 3.0%
2016 66,980 2.9%
2015 65,123 2.8%
2014 63,353 2.3%
2013 61,941 1.8%
2012 60,831 1.4%
2011 59,988 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bismarck

White
86.8% (63,759)
African American
2.7% (1,983)
American Indian
3.9% (2,862)
Asian
0.8% (619)
Hawaiian
0.1% (77)
Other
0.0% (20)
Two Or More
3.2% (2,346)
Hispanic
2.4% (1,769)
Race Bismarck ND USA
White 86.8% 83.7% 60.1%
African American 2.7% 3.1% 12.2%
American Indian 3.9% 4.9% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.4% 4.0% 18.2%

Gender in Bismarck

Female
50.8% (37,280)
Male
49.2% (36,155)
Gender Bismarck ND USA
Female 50.8% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 51.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bismarck for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,468)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,203)
High School / GED
23.0% (16,890)
Some College
20.0% (14,687)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (11,015)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (19,093)
Master's Degree
8.0% (5,874)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,468)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (734)
Education Bismarck ND USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 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
5.3% (391,057)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (303,324)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (487,178)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (620,705)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (786,196)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (1,460,629)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (1,058,236)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (1,269,521)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.0% (514,382)
$200,000 or more
6.2% (452,266)
Income Bismarck ND USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 8.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 8.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 11.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 17.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.0% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.2% 6.0% 8.3%

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