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Dickinson Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Dickinson Area is 27,038. The Dickinson Area population density is 10.84 people per square mile, which is about the same as the state average density of 9.97 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Dickinson Area is white, which represent 93.13% of the total population. The average Dickinson Area education level is lower than the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 27,038. #796

Population Density, #830

Dickinson Area
10.84 per square mile
North Dakota
9.97 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:25,180 (93.13%, #187)
Black:294 (1.09%, #673)
Hispanic:932 (3.45%, #571)
Asian:353 (1.31%, #340)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):349 (1.29%, #179)
One Race, Other:459 (1.70%, see rank)
Two or More Races:403 (1.49%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:873 (93.67%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:2 (0.21%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:1 (0.11%, see rank)
South American:30 (3.22%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:30 (8.50%, see rank)
Chinese:110 (31.16%, see rank)
Filipino:44 (12.46%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:5 (1.42%, see rank)
Vietnamese:118 (33.43%, see rank)
Asian, Other:46 (13.03%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

24,158 (89.35%) out of the total population of 27,038 reported first ancestry.

 Dickinson Area% of the Total PopulationNorth DakotaU.S.
Arab70.03%, see rank0.20%0.56%
Czech1,5295.66%, see rank1.77%0.47%
Danish1760.65%, see rank1.05%0.42%
Dutch3251.20%, see rank1.34%1.40%
English1,5345.67%, see rank4.48%8.02%
French9213.41%, see rank5.31%3.34%
German14,02151.86%, see rank43.69%15.03%
Greek30.01%, see rank0.09%0.41%
Hungarian4691.73%, see rank0.40%0.46%
Irish1,7746.56%, see rank7.92%10.80%
Italian5912.19%, see rank1.25%5.52%
Norwegian3,42912.68%, see rank27.45%1.42%
Polish6042.23%, see rank2.54%3.01%
Portuguese190.07%, see rank0.05%0.44%
Russian1,5405.70%, see rank3.18%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2150.80%, see rank0.63%0.99%
Scottish1680.62%, see rank1.19%1.72%
Subsaharan African270.10%, see rank0.63%0.95%
Swedish8103.00%, see rank4.44%1.27%
Swiss280.10%, see rank0.25%0.30%
Ukrainian7842.90%, see rank0.60%0.31%
American1,4285.28%, see rank3.18%7.12%
Welsh320.12%, see rank0.28%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 13,890 (51.37%, see rank)
Females: 13,148 (48.63%, see rank)

Dickinson Area
Male: 51.37%
Female: 48.63%
North Dakota
Male: 50.91%
Female: 49.09%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Dickinson Area
35.80 years old
North Dakota
35.90 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Dickinson Area
34.70 years old
North Dakota
34.50 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Dickinson Area
37.30 years old
North Dakota
37.50 years old
38.80 years old

 Dickinson Area% of the Total PopulationNorth DakotaU.S.
Under 5 years1,8156.71%, see rank6.65%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,6296.02%, see rank6.38%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,8406.81%, see rank5.79%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,6105.95%, see rank6.87%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,3388.65%, see rank9.27%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,95414.62%, see rank14.00%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,08511.41%, see rank11.06%12.96%
45 to 54 years3,69613.67%, see rank13.20%14.09%
55 to 64 years3,20311.85%, see rank12.46%12.29%
65 to 74 years1,6886.24%, see rank7.12%7.64%
75 to 84 1,3995.17%, see rank4.78%4.25%
85 years and over7812.89%, see rank2.41%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Dickinson AreaNorth DakotaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population17,806, 100%458,527209,056,129
Less Than High School1,793, 10.07%, see rank8.67%13.67%
High School Graduate5,486, 30.81%, see rank27.40%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree6,192, 34.77%, see rank36.62%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,070, 17.24%, see rank19.64%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,265, 7.10%, see rank7.69%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.48, see rank13.7113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Dickinson Area North DakotaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten84467.30%32.70%79.87%20.13%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,79288.11%, see rank11.89%, see rank91.99%8.01%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,19187.91%, see rank12.09%, see rank93.00%7.00%90.60%9.40%
College1,39094.17%, see rank5.83%, see rank87.98%12.02%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School15781.53%, see rank18.47%, see rank78.19%21.81%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Dickinson AreaNorth DakotaU.S.
Total Households10,887, 100%292,616116,211,092
Average Household Size2.40, see rank2.322.63
1 Person Households3,018, 27.72%, see rank31.19%27.57%
2 or More Person Households7,869, 72.28%, see rank68.81%72.43%
Family Households (Families)6,874, 63.14%, see rank60.83%66.22%
Average Family Size3.04, see rank3.003.32
Married-Couple Family5,695, 52.31%, see rank49.06%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,013, 36.86%, see rank39.17%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Dickinson Area%North DakotaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total21,754see rank572,261252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over11,171100%, see rank290,882123,281,364
Never Married3,71833.28%, see rank36.01%35.77%
Married6,25555.99%, see rank52.79%52.04%
Widowed4003.58%, see rank2.32%2.57%
Divorced7987.14%, see rank8.88%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over10,583100%, see rank281,379129,692,771
Never Married2,57724.35%, see rank26.84%29.48%
Married6,01856.86%, see rank53.63%49.19%
Widowed1,07910.20%, see rank9.63%9.16%
Divorced9098.59%, see rank9.89%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Dickinson Area%North DakotaU.S.
Native26,14096.68%, see rank97.08%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence18,07366.84%, see rank66.74%58.73%
Born in Different State7,86529.09%, see rank29.65%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
2020.75%, see rank0.69%1.42%
Foreign Born8983.32%, see rank2.92%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3801.41%, see rank1.06%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship5181.92%, see rank1.85%7.09%
Born In Europe690.26%, see rank0.50%1.53%
Born In Asia3151.17%, see rank1.06%3.82%
Born In Africa720.27%, see rank0.59%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America4341.61%, see rank0.39%6.83%
Born In Northern America80.03%, see rank0.36%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Dickinson Area%North DakotaU.S.
English9,88190.76%, see rank92.53%79.39%
Spanish2672.45%, see rank1.92%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages6355.83%, see rank3.88%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages830.76%, see rank0.71%3.36%
Other210.19%, see rank0.96%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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