Cavalier is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 1,244 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cavalier is the 42nd largest community in North Dakota.
Cavalier is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cavalier is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cavalier who work in office and administrative support (16.06%), management occupations (12.39%), and sales jobs (10.12%).
Cavalier is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Cavalier, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cavalier spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.07 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Cavalier does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Cavalier with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.06% of adults in Cavalier have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cavalier in 2010 was $28,702, which is middle income relative to North Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,808 for a family of four. However, Cavalier contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cavalier home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cavalier residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Cavalier include Norwegian, Irish, Icelander, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cavalier is English. Other important languages spoken here include Scandinavian languages and French.