Bismarck Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Bismarck Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 72,777 1.5%
Male Population 36,092 1.5%
Female Population 36,685 1.4%
Male Population 49.59 %
Female Population 50.41 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 37.2 0.3%
Citizen US Born 70,080 1.2%
Citizen not US Born 1,511 9.2%
Not Citizen 1,186 8.9%
Citizen US Born 96.29 %
Citizen not US Born 2.08 %
Not Citizen 1.63 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 344 36.0%
Moved from Same Country 7,241 2.2%
Moved from Same State 3,148 -6.9%
Moved from Different State 1,404 -23.2%
Same House as Last Year 59,568 2.4%
Moved from Abroad 0.48 %
Moved from Same Country 10.1 %
Moved from Same State 4.39 %
Moved from Different State 1.96 %
Same House as Last Year 83.07 %

Occupational Employment in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 31,320 -0.2%
Blue Collar 7,949 0.5%
White Collar 79.76 %
Blue Collar 20.24 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 3,205 3.4%
Private Companies 24,054 -1.1%
Governmental Workers 7,105 3.5%
Not for Profit Companies 4,905 -2.4%
Self Employees 8.16 %
Private Companies 61.25 %
Governmental Workers 18.09 %
Not for Profit Companies 12.49 %

Number of Households in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 32,044 0.5%
Average People Per Household 2 0.9%
Family Households 18,388 0.6%
Non-family Households 13,656 0.3%
Family Households 57.38 %
Non-family Households 42.62 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 8,856 1.8%
Households without Children 23,188 0.0%
Households with Children 27.64 %
Households without Children 72.36 %

Median and Average Income in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $83,808.00 2.7%
Median Household Income $64,444.00 1.3%
People below Poverty Level 6,402 -1.5%
People above Poverty Level 63,207 1.9%

Housing in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 34,663 2.0%
Median Year Built 1984 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,783 3.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,014 -6.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 3,397 6.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,010 -8.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 6,565 -1.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 4,390 -4.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 4,776 9.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 4,608 -2.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 5,120 16.4%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 32,044 0.5%
Owner Occupied 20,292 1.3%
Renter Occupied 11,752 -0.9%
Owner Occupied 63.33 %
Renter Occupied 36.67 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 11,834 1.9%
Without Mortgage 8,458 0.5%
Median Value with Mortgage $263,400.00 4.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $220,400.00 6.5%
Median Housing Costs per Month $921.00 2.9%
With Mortgage 58.32 %
Without Mortgage 41.68 %

Bismarck Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 1,535 2.2%
Some High School 16,257 -1.2%
Some College 17,467 3.8%
Associate Degree 7,707 2.7%
Bachelor's Degree 13,891 2.0%
Graduate Degree 4,952 5.3%
No High School 2.7 %
Some High School 28.55 %
Some College 22.13 %
Associate Degree 13.54 %
Bachelor's Degree 24.4 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 19,025 0.6%
Married 29,532 1.5%
Separated 297 -17.7%
Widowed 3,775 1.0%
Divorced 7,036 3.5%
Never Married 32.05 %
Married 49.74 %
Separated 0.5 %
Widowed 6.36 %
Divorced 11.85 %

Means of Transport to Work in Bismarck top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 36,447 0.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 118 -24.4%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 117 -17.6%
Motorcycle 8 -65.2%
TaxiCab 58 123.1%
Walk 589 11.1%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 58503 58504 58501 58505

Recently added listings in Bismarck top

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Bismarck is an area in Burleigh County,North Dakota with a population of 72,777. There are 36,092 male residents living in Bismarck and 36,685 female residents. The total number of households is 32,044 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 37 with 29,532 people being married and 30,133 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 79.76% white collar employees and 20.24% blue collar employees in Bismarck..
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