Everything You Need to Know About the City of Bismarck North Dakota

In 2017, Bismarck, North Dakota had a population of 70.5k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $61,477 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Bismarck, ND grew from 68,981 to 70,536, a 2.25 percent increase, and its median household income grew from $60,320 dollars to $61,477 dollars, a 1.92 percent increase.

The population of Bismarck, ND is 89 percent White Alone, 3.74 percent American Indian & Alaska Native Alone, and 2.33 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Bismarck, ND speak a non-English language, and 98.3 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Bismarck, ND are Bismarck State College (1,252 degrees awarded in 2017), The Hair Academy (38 degrees), and JZ Trend Academy Paul Mitchell Partner School (12 degrees).

The median property value in Bismarck, ND is $223,200 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 63.4 percent. Most people in Bismarck, ND commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Bismarck, ND is 2 cars per household.


Education in Bismarck

In 2017, universities in Bismarck, ND awarded 1,302 degrees. The student population of Bismarck, ND is skewed towards men, with 2,189 male students and 1,657 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Bismarck, ND are White (1,154 and 88.8 percent), followed by Two or More Races (35 and 2.69 percent), Hispanic or Latino (33 and 2.54 percent), and Black or African American (29 and 2.23 percent).

The largest universities in Bismarck, ND by the number of degrees awarded are Bismarck State College (1,252 and 96.2 percent), The Hair Academy (38 and 2.92 percent), and JZ Trend Academy Paul Mitchell Partner School (12 and 0.922 percent).

The most popular majors in Bismarck, ND are Liberal Arts & Sciences (463 and 35.6 percent), Electrical, Electronic, & Communications Engineering Technology (115 and 8.83 percent), and Other Industrial Production Technology (79 and 6.07 percent).

The median tuition costs in Bismarck, ND is $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $3,032 dollars and $8,096 dollars respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Bismarck

The economy of Bismarck, ND employs 39.1k people and Bismarck has an unemployment rate of 2.7 percent. Bismarck has seen the job market decreased by -1.6 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.2 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Bismarck, ND are Health Care & Social Assistance (7,863 people),  Public Administration (3,325 people), and Retail Trade (4,491 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($90,192 dollars), Utilities ($74,315 dollars), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($73,342 dollars).

Households in Bismarck, ND have a median annual income of $61,477 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $60,320 dollars in 2016, which represents a 1.92 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Bismarck

– The Sales Tax Rate for Bismarck is 6.5 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Bismarck is 2.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Bismarck

– The average earnings of a Bismarck resident is $32,702 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of a Bismarck resident is $57,660 dollars a year.