Dickinson is a medium-sized city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 23,765 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Dickinson is the seventh largest community in North Dakota.
Dickinson real estate is some of the most expensive in North Dakota, although Dickinson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Dickinson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dickinson is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dickinson who work in office and administrative support (15.29%), sales jobs (10.18%), and management occupations (6.74%).
One of the benefits of Dickinson is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.09 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The population of Dickinson overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Dickinson, 24.88% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dickinson in 2010 was $34,354, which is wealthy relative to North Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,416 for a family of four. However, Dickinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dickinson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dickinson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dickinson include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Dickinson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.