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Bismarck, ND (North Dakota) Houses and Residents

Bismarck,ND index of house prices

Total population: 68,896 (Urban population: 55,269, Rural population: 15 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 24,162 (23,143 occupied: 19,348 owner occupied, 12,852 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

40%
State:

38%

Housing density: 899 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $196,235.

Median contract rent in 2015: $416 (lower quartile is $324, upper quartile is $515)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $2,263


Median gross rent in Bismarck, ND in 2015: $447

Housing units in Bismarck with a mortgage: 7,490 (735 second mortgage, 938 home equity loan, 32 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,344

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $94,813

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $66,889

Median monthly housing costs: $854


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Bismarck, North Dakota Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $225,600 (it was $90,300 in 2000)
Bismarck:

$225,600
North Dakota:

$180,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $161,600 - $303,800

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $256,602
Here:

$256,602
State:

$215,443

Townhouses or other attached units: $461,126
Here:

$461,126
State:

$250,898

In 2-unit structures: $246,547
Here:

$246,547
State:

$224,705

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $206,708
Here:

$206,708
State:

$159,790

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $148,722
Here:

$148,722
State:

$308,842

Mobile homes: $36,378
Here:

$36,378
State:

$69,122
Median year house/condo built: 1982

Median year apartment built: 1979

Household type by relationship:

Households: 53,530
  • In family households: 42,988 (11,553 male householders, 2,903 female householders)
    11,840 spouses, 15,075 children (13,933 natural, 432 adopted, 710 stepchildren), 234 grandchildren, 279 brothers or sisters, 155 parents, 334 other relatives, 615 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 10,542 (3,553 male householders (2,628 living alone)), 5,154 female householders (4,527 living alone)), 1,835 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,754 (1,346 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 6,970 2-persons, 3,058 3-persons, 2,869 4-persons, 1,153 5-persons, 320 6-persons, 86 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,155 1-person, 1,302 2-persons, 219 3-persons, 14 4-persons, 17 5-persons.

9,743 married couples with children.
2,797 single-parent households (557 men, 2,240 women).

92.5% of residents of Bismarck speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
5.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 49% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 892 (1.6%)
(56.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bismarck, North Dakota:

  • 33no bedroom
  • 2861 bedroom
  • 3,1972 bedrooms
  • 5,9103 bedrooms
  • 4,2044 bedrooms
  • 1,0265+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bismarck, North Dakota:

  • 489no bedroom
  • 2,4761 bedroom
  • 4,0942 bedrooms
  • 1,1713 bedrooms
  • 2244 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Bismarck in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 425no vehicle
  • 3,4091 vehicle
  • 6,8922 vehicles
  • 2,8283 vehicles
  • 7894 vehicles
  • 3135+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population

Cars and other vehicles available in Bismarck in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,421no vehicle
  • 4,3431 vehicle
  • 2,0752 vehicles
  • 5353 vehicles
  • 774 vehicles
  • 365+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bismarck, North Dakota:

  • 91 room
  • 1312 rooms
  • 4513 rooms
  • 1,5054 rooms
  • 2,4475 rooms
  • 1,9556 rooms
  • 2,2537 rooms
  • 2,5508 rooms
  • 3,3559+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bismarck, North Dakota:

  • 3791 room
  • 9952 rooms
  • 1,7483 rooms
  • 2,9954 rooms
  • 1,3515 rooms
  • 4936 rooms
  • 2397 rooms
  • 1668 rooms
  • 1219+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Bismarck, ND household income distribution

  • Bismarck, ND household income distribution
  • 2,065Less than $10,000
  • 1,682$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,485$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,770$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,730$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,607$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,409$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,422$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,271$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,352$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,558$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,129$75,000 to $99,999
  • 777$100,000 to $124,999
  • 325$125,000 to $149,999
  • 286$150,000 to $199,999
  • 295$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Bismarck, ND

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Bismarck, ND
  • 141Less than $10,000
  • 291$10,000 to $14,999
  • 261$15,000 to $19,999
  • 165$20,000 to $24,999
  • 245$25,000 to $29,999
  • 40$30,000 to $34,999
  • 487$40,000 to $49,999
  • 403$50,000 to $59,999
  • 215$70,000 to $79,999
  • 170$80,000 to $89,999
  • 150$90,000 to $99,999
  • 533$100,000 to $124,999
  • 887$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,828$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,978$175,000 to $199,999
  • 3,671$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2,922$250,000 to $299,999
  • 3,244$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,121$400,000 to $499,999
  • 486$500,000 to $749,999
  • 57$750,000 to $999,999
  • 53$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Bismarck, ND

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Bismarck, ND
  • 235$150 to $199
  • 38$200 to $249
  • 208$250 to $299
  • 330$300 to $349
  • 267$350 to $399
  • 183$400 to $449
  • 892$450 to $499
  • 230$500 to $549
  • 940$550 to $599
  • 710$600 to $649
  • 905$650 to $699
  • 1,025$700 to $749
  • 1,308$750 to $799
  • 2,008$800 to $899
  • 977$900 to $999
  • 1,471$1,000 to $1,249
  • 356$1,250 to $1,499
  • 72$1,500 to $1,999
  • 114$2,000 to $2,499
  • 355$3,500 or more
  • 228No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2141995 to March 2000
  • 1111990 to 1994
  • 581985 to 1989
  • 851980 to 1984
  • 271975 to 1979
  • 991970 to 1974
  • 71965 to 1969
  • 291Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Bismarck population
Bismarck commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,539
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 7,149
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 10,477
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,126
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,614
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 212
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 555
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 14
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 60
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 290
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 372
  • 90 or more minutes: 412
Bismarck, ND Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.6%
Number of people working at home: 969 (3.3% of all workers)

Bismarck mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 25,287 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 2,433 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 93 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 20 (0%)
  • Taxi: 47 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (0%)
  • Walked: 752 (3%)
  • Other means: 127 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 969 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 27,924
 Norwegian: 7,174
 Other groups: 2,507
 Irish: 1,931
 English: 1,504
 United States or American: 1,167
 Swedish: 1,040
 French (except Basque): 672
 Polish: 659
 Dutch: 465
 Russian: 449
 Czech: 412
 Scotch-Irish: 391
 Ukrainian: 373
 Scandinavian: 342
 Danish: 307
 French Canadian: 290
 Scottish: 249
 Italian: 207
 European: 148
 Czechoslovakian: 135
 German Russian: 131
 Hungarian: 102
 Arab:: 88
 Lebanese: 77
 Finnish: 74
 Icelander: 54
 Swiss: 46
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 43
 Belgian: 43
 Yugoslavian: 40
 Haitian: 36
 Welsh: 36
 Northern European: 23
 British: 18
 Canadian: 18
 Luxemburger: 16
 Slavic: 16
 Iranian: 14
 Austrian: 14
 Romanian: 12
 Turkish: 11
 Latvian: 11
 Armenian: 10
 Australian: 9
 Lithuanian: 9
 Iraqi: 9
 Pennsylvania German: 8
 Bulgarian: 8
 Subsaharan African:: 8
 Somalian: 8
 Basque: 8
 Alsatian: 7
 Jamaican: 7
 Portuguese: 6
 Slovak: 4
 Arab/Arabic: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 14%Canada
  • 8%Germany
  • 6%Russia
  • 6%India
  • 6%Ukraine
  • 5%United Kingdom
  • 5%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 42,767
  • Northeast: 638
  • Midwest: 6,694
  • South: 958
  • West: 3,128

55% of Bismarck residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in North Dakota.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 84
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 66
  • 5th and 6th grade: 55
  • 7th and 8th grade: 873
  • 9th grade: 195
  • 10th grade: 209
  • 11th grade: 229
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 334
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,838
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,249
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,553
  • Associate degree: 1,935
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,703
  • Master's degree: 977
  • Professional school degree: 565
  • Doctorate degree: 126

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 62
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 54
  • 5th and 6th grade: 66
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,309
  • 9th grade: 181
  • 10th grade: 181
  • 11th grade: 205
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 414
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,559
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,444
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,252
  • Associate degree: 2,152
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,147
  • Master's degree: 806
  • Professional school degree: 293
  • Doctorate degree: 17

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 2.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 61.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 12.6%Males
  • 13.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 26.3%Males
  • 13.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 22.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 16.7%Males
  • 7.5%Females
Bismarck marital status for males
Bismarck marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,494
  • One, attached: 1,358
  • Two: 1,227
  • 3 or 4: 973
  • 5 to 9: 1,727
  • 10 to 19: 1,908
  • 20 to 49: 1,982
  • 50 or more: 933
  • Mobile homes: 2,560

Median worth of mobile homes: $31,200

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bismarck:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 93.2%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 60.0%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Electricity
  • 4.3%Other fuel
  • 2.6%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 723
Here:

12.6%
North Dakota:

7.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 605
Here:

17.3%
North Dakota:

6.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 858
Here:

26.0%
North Dakota:

10.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)