Richland County, ND

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Population

16,333

0.0245% growth

Median Age

37.8


Median Household Income

$60,551

4.17% growth

Poverty Rate

9.66%


Number of Employees

8,842

0.0452% decline

Median Property Value

$116,000

6.42% growth

About

In 2017, Richland County, ND had a population of 16.3k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $60,551. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Richland County, ND grew from 16,329 to 16,333, a 0.0245% increase and its median household income grew from $58,125 to $60,551, a 4.17% increase.

The population of Richland County, ND is 91.9% White Alone, 2.73% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.61% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in Richland County, ND speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Richland County, ND are North Dakota State College of Science (607 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Richland County, ND is $116,000, and the homeownership rate is 71%. Most people in Richland County, ND commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Richland County, ND is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Richland County, ND employs 8.84k people. The largest industries in Richland County, ND are Manufacturing (1,682 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,415 people), and Retail Trade (956 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($61,964), Utilities ($56,250), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($50,486).

Median household income in Richland County, ND is $60,551. Males in Richland County, ND have an average income that is 1.44 times higher than the average income of females, which is $42,424. The income inequality in Richland County, ND (measured using the Gini index) is 0.431, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$60,551

2017 value

± $3,224

4.17%

1 Year Growth

± 8.24%

Households in Richland County, ND have a median annual income of $60,551, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $58,125 in 2016, which represents a 4.17% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$60,998

Average Male Salary

± $3,148

$42,424

Average Female Salary

± $2,091

In 2017, full-time male employees in North Dakota made 1.44 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $46,817 ± $1,967

  2. Two or More Races

    $38,540 ± $11,502

  3. American Indian

    $36,702 ± $8,076

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of North Dakota workers was White. These workers were paid 1.21 times more than Two or More Races workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Richland County, ND is from North Dakota.

0.431

2017 Wage GINI

0.445

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in North Dakota was 0.431 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 3.1% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for North Dakota was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in North Dakota in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in North Dakota across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9707

  2. Census Tract 9708

  3. Census Tract 9711

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Richland County, ND was Census Tract 9707 with a value of $82,222, followed by Census Tract 9708 and Census Tract 9711, with respective values of $80,694 and $57,143.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Richland County, ND colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.66% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Richland County, ND (1.46k out of 15.1k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 75+.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    1,281 ± 193

  2. Hispanic

    102 ± 78

  3. Native American

    68 ± 74

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Richland County, ND is White, followed by Hispanic and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

8.84k

2017 Value

± 432

-0.0452%

1 Year decline

± 6.94%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Richland County, ND declined at a rate of -0.0452%, from 8.85k employees to 8.84k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Richland County, ND, are Management Occupations (1,206 people), Production Occupations (1,160 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (858 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Richland County, ND.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Richland County, ND, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (1,206 people), Production Occupations (1,160 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (858 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Richland County, ND has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (4.44 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (2.26 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (2.06 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Richland County, ND, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($80,313), Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($62,321), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($60,363).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

8.84k

2017 Value

± 432

-0.0452%

1 Year decline

± 6.94%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Richland County, ND declined at a rate of -0.0452%, from 8.85k employees to 8.84k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Richland County, ND, are Manufacturing (1,682 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,415 people), and Retail Trade (956 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Richland County, ND, though some of these residents may live in Richland County, ND and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Richland County, ND, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (1,682 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,415 people), and Retail Trade (956 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Richland County, ND has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (8.16 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (1.88 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.54 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Richland County, ND, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($61,964), Utilities ($56,250), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($50,486).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from North Dakota to other states, or from other states to North Dakota.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $43.9B

  2. $11.7B

  3. $11B

In 2015, the top outbound North Dakota product (by dollars) was Crude petroleum with $43.9B, followed by Cereal grains ($11.7B) and Other ag prods. ($11B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound North Dakota products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$118B

2020 Value

$123B

Projected 2045 Value

4.17% growth

In 2020, total outbound North Dakota trade was $118B. This is expected to increase 4.17% to $123B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound North Dakota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from North Dakota to other states, or from other states to North Dakota.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $13.1B

  2. $10B

  3. $8.77B

In 2015, the top outbound North Dakota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Minnesota with $13.1B, followed by Texas with $10B and Illinois and $8.77B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that North Dakota shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

95.7% of the population of Richland County, ND has health coverage, with 58.1% on employee plans, 8.03% on Medicaid, 11.7% on Medicare, 17% on non-group plans, and 0.971% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Richland County, ND was $9,851 in 2014. This is a 4.97% increase from the previous year ($9,385).

Primary care physicians in Richland County, ND see 1822 patients per year on average, which represents a 11.3% decrease from the previous year (2054 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1635 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 8176 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Rolette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Rolette County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,822 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Richland County, ND see an average of 1,822 patients per year. This represents a 11.3% decrease from the previous year (2,054 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Richland County, ND in comparison to neighboring states.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

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Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,851

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,410

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,413

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,461

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in North Dakota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.97%, from $9,385 to $9,851.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

4.28%

Uninsured

58.1%

Employer Coverage

8.03%

Medicaid

11.7%

Medicare

17%

Non-Group

0.971%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Richland County, ND declined by 11.5% from 4.84% to 4.28%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Richland County, ND changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14.5% prevalence

  2. 13% prevalence

  3. 12.7% prevalence

Rolette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in North Dakota, at 14.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in North Dakota by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Richland County, ND is home to a population of 16.3k people, from which 99.4% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.53% of Richland County, ND residents were born outside of the country (250 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Richland County, ND is composed of 15k White Alone residents (91.9%), 446 Hispanic or Latino residents (2.73%), 427 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (2.61%), 296 Two or More Races residents (1.81%), 76 Black or African American Alone residents (0.465%), 65 Asian Alone residents (0.398%), 5 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0306%), and 2 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0122%).

Age

Age by Nativity

38

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.8

39

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 16.2

In 2017, the median age of all people in Richland County, ND was 37.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Richland County, ND are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Richland County, ND residents was 38.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.53%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

250 people

1.42%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

232 people

As of 2017, 1.53% of Richland County, ND residents (250 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Richland County, ND was 1.42%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    3,426 ± 1,434 people

  2. Canada

    2,477 ± 1,220 people

  3. Philippines

    2,077 ± 1,117 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of North Dakota was Mexico, the natal country of 3,426 North Dakota residents, followed by Canada with 2,477 and Philippines with 2,077.

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Citizenship

99.4%

2017 Citizenship

99.4%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.4% of Richland County, ND residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Richland County, ND was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    15k ± 3

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    446 ± 142

  3. American Indian & Alaska Native Alone

    427 ± 82

In 2017, there were 33.7 times more White Alone residents (15k people) in Richland County, ND than any other race or ethnicity. There were 446 Hispanic or Latino and 427 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Richland County, ND as a share of the total population.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    438 ± 74

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    138 ± 65

  3. Korea

    120 ± 37

Richland County, ND has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.17 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Richland County, ND awarded 607 degrees. The student population of Richland County, ND is skewed towards men, with 1,689 male students and 1,296 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Richland County, ND are White (546 and 91%), followed by Black or African American (22 and 3.67%), Hispanic or Latino (12 and 2%), and Two or More Races (8 and 1.33%).

The largest universities in Richland County, ND by number of degrees awarded are North Dakota State College of Science (607 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Richland County, ND are Liberal Arts & Sciences (108 and 17.8%), Diesel Mechanics Technology (63 and 10.4%), and Welding Technology (36 and 5.93%).

The median tuition costs in Richland County, ND are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 108 degrees awarded

  2. 53 degrees awarded

  3. 35 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Richland County, ND was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 108 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Richland County, ND according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

607 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the Richland County, ND institution with the largest number of graduating students was North Dakota State College of Science with 607 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

365

Degrees Awarded to Men

242

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 365 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Richland County, ND, which is 1.51 times more than the 242 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Richland County, ND by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    546 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    22 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    12 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Richland County, ND were to White students. These 546 degrees mean that there were 24.8 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 22 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Richland County, ND was $116,000 in 2017, which is 0.505 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $109,000 to $116,000, a 6.42% increase. The homeownership rate in Richland County, ND is 71%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Richland County, ND have an average commute time of 17.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Richland County, ND is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$116,000

2017 Median

± $6,150

$109,000

2016 Median

± $5,021

In 2017, the median property value in Richland County, ND grew to to $116,000 from the previous year's value of $109,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Richland County, ND compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Richland County, ND the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$60,551

Median Household Income

± $3,224

6.83k

Number of Households

± 382

In 2017, the median household income of the 6.83k households in Richland County, ND grew to $60,551 from the previous year's value of $58,125.

The following chart displays the households in Richland County, ND distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Richland County, ND distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Richland County, ND the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

71%

2017 Homeownership

71.2%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 71% of the housing units in Richland County, ND were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 71.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Richland County, ND compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

17.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Richland County, ND have a shorter commute time (17.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.57% of the workforce in Richland County, ND have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    77.7%

  2. Carpooled

    10.8%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.63%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Richland County, ND was Drove Alone (77.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (10.8%) and those who Worked At Home (5.63%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Richland County, ND distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Richland County, ND have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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