In 2018, Ward County, ND had a population of 69k people with a median age of 31.4 and a median household income of $67,753. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ward County, ND declined from 69,628 to 69,034, a -0.853% decrease and its median household income grew from $64,159 to $67,753, a 5.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ward County, ND are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.85%), White (Hispanic) (3.82%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.78%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (2.11%). 0% of the households in Ward County, ND speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.9% of the residents in Ward County, ND are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ward County, ND are Minot State University (765 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Ward County, ND was $209,400, and the homeownership rate was 60.1%. Most people in Ward County, ND drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Ward County, ND was 2 cars per household.