Dickinson is a medium-sized city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 22,993 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, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Dickinson who work in office and administrative support (14.24%), sales jobs (10.15%), and management occupations (7.79%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Dickinson spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.84 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Dickinson citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.70% of adults in Dickinson have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dickinson in 2010 was $36,870, which is wealthy relative to North Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,480 for a family of four. However, Dickinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dickinson is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. 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/Yiddish.