Moving to North Dakota

Written by Alyssa Howard,

If you're looking for wide, open spaces, North Dakota is the place for you. Made up of open prairies, plains, plateaus and lakes, the state has hot summers and cold winters that dominate the seasons, during which a variety of outdoor activities are popular, including fishing, biking, hunting and attending various festivals and events. Tourist attractions include the Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Knife River Indian Villages and Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park.

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North Dakota Compared to USA Averages
USA North Dakota
Population: 311,591,917 636,677
Home Ownership Rate: 66.6% 66.6%
High School Graduates: 85.0% 89.4%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.9% 26.3%
Persons Per Household: 2.59 2.29
Persons Per Square Mile: 87.4 9.7
Average Commute (min.): 25.2 16
Average Home Price: $188,400 $111,300
Median Household Income: $51,914 $46,781
Persons Below Poverty Level: 13.8% 12.3%
Features of Car Insurance Requirements*: 25/50/25

* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.


Key Facts About North Dakota
State Capital: Bismarck
Top 5 Cities: Fargo
Grand Forks
Major Newspapers: Bismarck Tribune
Grand Forks Herald
Benson County Farmers Press
BHG Inc.
Major Sports Teams: None

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