North Dakota

Population 699,628

Homefacts State Report

North Dakota is home to 699,628 residents, making it the 48th most populous of the 50 United States. North Dakota ranks 20th in total area (70,698.00 square miles) and 20th in population density (9.89 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 35 years, with 77% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 1,970 criminal and sex offenders in North Dakota (approximately 28.16 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in North Dakota is 2.2% .

Schools view a full school report for North Dakota

574 Public Schools

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Crime view a full crime report for North Dakota

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offenders in North Dakota by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the North Dakota crime and registered Sex Offenders report pages.

1,970 Registered Sex Offenders found in North Dakota

A search for our database shows there are 1,970 registered Sex Offenders in North Dakota. North Dakota has a ratio of 28.16 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 0 incarcerated Sex Offenders in North Dakota. As well as 24 offenders whose location is unknown in North Dakota due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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North Dakota Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in North Dakota

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

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Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

9,654 Building Permits

North Dakota building permits average per year since 2001 is 4,345. In 2013, there was a high number of building permits with 10,564 and a low number of building permits in 2001 of 2,318. 61.55% of the building permits are for All Multifamily housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

9,133 Environmental Hazards

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Unemployment view full North Dakota unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in North Dakota has ranged from 1.6% in October 1997 to 9.2% in April 2020. The current unemployment rate for North Dakota is 2.2% for August 2022. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

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State Representatives

  • Gov. Jack Dalrymple
  • Sen. Heidi Heitkamp
  • Sen. John Hoeven