North Dakota Population 1900-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of North Dakota from 1900 to 2021.
  • The population of North Dakota in 2021 was 774,948, a 0.52% decline from 2020.
  • The population of North Dakota in 2020 was 778,962, a 2% increase from 2019.
  • The population of North Dakota in 2019 was 763,724, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • The population of North Dakota in 2018 was 760,062, a 0.44% increase from 2017.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,237,836
Texas 29,527,941
Florida 21,781,128
New York 19,835,913
Pennsylvania 12,964,056
Illinois 12,671,469
Ohio 11,780,017
Georgia 10,799,566
North Carolina 10,551,162
Michigan 10,050,811
New Jersey 9,267,130
Virginia 8,642,274
Washington 7,738,692
Arizona 7,276,316
Massachusetts 6,984,723
Tennessee 6,975,218
Indiana 6,805,985
Missouri 6,168,187
Maryland 6,165,129
Wisconsin 5,895,908
Colorado 5,812,069
Minnesota 5,707,390
South Carolina 5,190,705
Alabama 5,039,877
Louisiana 4,624,047
Kentucky 4,509,394
Oregon 4,246,155
Oklahoma 3,986,639
Connecticut 3,605,597
Utah 3,337,975
Iowa 3,193,079
Nevada 3,143,991
Arkansas 3,025,891
Mississippi 2,949,965
Kansas 2,934,582
New Mexico 2,115,877
Nebraska 1,963,692
Idaho 1,900,923
West Virginia 1,782,959
Hawaii 1,441,553
New Hampshire 1,388,992
Maine 1,372,247
Montana 1,104,271
Rhode Island 1,095,610
Delaware 1,003,384
North Dakota 774,948
Alaska 732,673
Wyoming 578,803
North Dakota - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 774,948 -0.52%
2020 778,962 2.00%
2019 763,724 0.48%
2018 760,062 0.44%
2017 756,755 0.08%
2016 756,114 0.08%
2015 755,537 2.27%
2014 738,736 2.16%
2013 723,149 2.98%
2012 702,227 2.44%
2011 685,526 1.60%
2010 674,752 1.47%
2009 664,968 1.13%
2008 657,569 0.73%
2007 652,822 0.52%
2006 649,422 0.52%
2005 646,089 0.21%
2004 644,705 0.92%
2003 638,817 0.10%
2002 638,168 -0.14%
2001 639,062 -0.46%
2000 642,023 1.32%
1999 633,666 -0.65%
1998 637,808 -0.49%
1997 640,945 -0.30%
1996 642,858 0.20%
1995 641,548 0.28%
1994 639,762 0.40%
1993 637,229 0.28%
1992 635,427 0.19%
1991 634,199 -0.50%
1990 637,364 -1.39%
1989 646,351 -1.37%
1988 655,331 -0.88%
1987 661,136 -1.25%
1986 669,512 -1.10%
1985 676,980 -0.52%
1984 680,497 0.56%
1983 676,688 1.15%
1982 668,972 1.44%
1981 659,505 0.78%
1980 654,380 0.23%
1979 652,896 0.24%
1978 651,301 0.24%
1977 649,769 0.62%
1976 645,797 1.08%
1975 638,886 0.68%
1974 634,559 0.30%
1973 632,675 0.25%
1972 631,119 0.70%
1971 626,760 1.45%
1970 617,792 -0.52%
1969 621,000 0.00%
1968 621,000 -0.80%
1967 626,000 -3.25%
1966 647,000 -0.31%
1965 649,000 0.00%
1964 649,000 0.78%
1963 644,000 1.10%
1962 637,000 -0.62%
1961 641,000 1.10%
1960 634,000 2.59%
1959 618,000 1.98%
1958 606,000 -0.98%
1957 612,000 -0.16%
1956 613,000 -0.33%
1955 615,000 0.65%
1954 611,000 0.33%
1953 609,000 0.16%
1952 608,000 0.66%
1951 604,000 -2.42%
1950 619,000 3.69%
1949 597,000 2.93%
1948 580,000 0.35%
1947 578,000 1.40%
1946 570,000 4.40%
1945 546,000 2.25%
1944 534,000 -2.20%
1943 546,000 -6.35%
1942 583,000 -5.20%
1941 615,000 -3.91%
1940 640,000 -0.62%
1939 644,000 -0.46%
1938 647,000 -1.22%
1937 655,000 -1.36%
1936 664,000 -0.90%
1935 670,000 -0.30%
1934 672,000 -0.30%
1933 674,000 -0.30%
1932 676,000 -0.59%
1931 680,000 -0.29%
1930 682,000 1.19%
1929 674,000 1.35%
1928 665,000 1.22%
1927 657,000 0.92%
1926 651,000 1.24%
1925 643,000 0.16%
1924 642,000 -0.93%
1923 648,000 0.15%
1922 647,000 0.15%
1921 646,000 0.00%
1920 646,000 -0.31%
1919 648,000 1.89%
1918 636,000 -3.78%
1917 661,000 1.38%
1916 652,000 1.72%
1915 641,000 3.39%
1914 620,000 1.81%
1913 609,000 1.00%
1912 603,000 3.25%
1911 584,000 0.69%
1910 580,000 4.50%
1909 555,000 5.11%
1908 528,000 5.39%
1907 501,000 5.70%
1906 474,000 6.28%
1905 446,000 5.94%
1904 421,000 6.31%
1903 396,000 6.74%
1902 371,000 7.23%
1901 346,000 7.79%
1900 321,000 0.00%